policymaker

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pol·i·cy·mak·ing

or pol·i·cy-mak·ing  (pŏl′ĭ-sē-mā′kĭng)
n.
High-level development of policy, especially official government policy.
adj.
Of, relating to, or involving the making of high-level policy: policymaking committees; policymaking decisions.

pol′i·cy·mak′er n.

policymaker

(ˈpɒlɪsɪmeɪkə)
n
1. (Commerce) another name for policy adviser
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) another name for policy adviser
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