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Progressive Conservative Party

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Definition of Progressive Conservative Party in English:

A Canadian political party advocating free trade and holding moderate views on social policies. Founded in the mid 19th century but operating under its present name since 1942, the party was in power 1984–93 under Brian Mulroney.

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