Definition of geopolitics in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌjēōˈpälədiks/

plural noun

[treated as singular or plural]
Politics, especially international relations, as influenced by geographical factors: we were entering a new phase of global geopolitics
More example sentences
  • This war has been a push to dominate geopolitics by defining them in military terms.
  • Geographical position or size may confer on a country a specific role in geopolitics or international trade.
  • This week's bulletin will have no ranting, no raving, no geopolitics nor any theoretical musings.



Pronunciation: /ˌjēōpäləˈtiSHən/
Example sentences
  • The national interest is too important to leave solely to the geopoliticians.
  • Fettweis apparently believes that anyone who looks at international relations through a geographical lens is a ‘geopolitician.’
  • The geopoliticians concluded that stable order could not be expected, only an everlasting struggle.

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Syllabification: ge·o·pol·i·tics

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