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pol·i·cy·mak·ingor pol·i·cy-mak·ing (pŏl′ĭ-sē-mā′kĭng)
High-level development of policy, especially official government policy.
Of, relating to, or involving the making of high-level policy: policymaking committees; policymaking decisions.
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a. the formulation of ideas or plans that are used by an organization or government as a basis for making decisions
b. (as modifier): a policy-making process.
2. (Commerce) (as modifier): a policy-making process.
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|Adj.||1.||policy-making - concerned with policy, not administration|
political - involving or characteristic of politics or parties or politicians; "calling a meeting is a political act in itself"- Daniel Goleman; "political pressure"; "a political machine"; "political office"; "political policy"
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