Parti Québécois

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Parti Québécois

(French parti)
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Canada) a political party in Quebec, formed in 1968 and originally advocating the separation of Quebec from the rest of the country. Abbreviation: PQ

Par•ti′ Québécois′

(pɑrˈti; Fr. parˈti)

a political party in Quebec that advocates Quebec's separation from Canada: founded in 1968.
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Quebec's previous government led by the Partie Quebecois had proposed banning religious dress.