politick
intransitive verb Etymology: back-formation from politicking, noun, from politics + 3-ing Date: circa 1934 to engage in often partisan political discussion or activity • politicker noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • politick — v. deal with politics, be involved in politics (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • politick — pol·i·tick …   English syllables

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