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grass-roots

[ˈgrɑːsˈruːts] ADJ [movement] → de base; [support, opinion] → de las bases
grass-roots politicspolítica f donde se trata de los problemas corrientes de la gente
see also grass B
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Not till I came to Shamlegh could I meditate upon the Cause of Things, or trace the running grass-roots of Evil.
TENNIS Wales boss Peter Drew is hoping a record PS250m investment into developing grass-roots tennis in the UK over the next decade could end the search for a potential Welsh winner at Wimbledon.
Group committee thoroughly implement the full requirements of running the party strictly, vigorously carry forward the fine traditions of petroleum and petrochemical, adhere to center of gravity, power down, unequivocally attention at all levels of Party organizations and leading cadres to guide the grass-roots level, laying the foundation up, realistically grassroots party building, to lay a solid foundation for the reform and development.
THE Tories have been accused of hypocrisy for boasting of new grass-roots support while relying on cash from City fat cats.
WITH the country in such a negative economic position that shows no signs of change and where youth unemployment is the most deplorable in modern times and getting worse, several grass-roots businessmen in Yorkshire who have built up considerable wealth over the last 45 years have decided to create an 'independent' advisory body to advise budding grass-roots businesses.
This money will be used to fund equipment for more than 300 Welsh clubs based upon a points system which rewards one of the WRU's strategic aims of increasing participation in rugby at all levels in the grass-roots and community game.
One of the most pleasing aspects of the event is seeing the interaction between these footballing heroes and the people who are running the game at grass-roots level.
It's criminal that the smaller lubs cannot make the moneey that pushes our game forward at grass-roots level.
The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) yesterday launched new grass-roots tools for NACDS members and pharmacy advocates to get involved and communicate on behalf of pharmacy to elected officials.
is trying to limit grass-roots activism by labeling it as "lobbying.
Niello is also one of several legislators who have engaged in grass-roots activities to fight financial illiteracy.