two-party system

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two-party system

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a condition or system in which two major parties dominate a political unit
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Other anticonsensualist ideas have been put in circulation and/or protected by President Traian Basescu, Prime Minister Emil Boc, by defferent political men, as well as by some sociologists, political scientists, such as: the transition from the multipartidism to bipartidism (the concetration of forces in "two" big parties, one of the "left" and the other to the "right"- this project implied in advance the "fusion" between the Liberal National Party, and the Democratic Party, the two members of DA.
This article describes the end of bipartidism in Costa Rica.
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