Definition of pro-democracy in English:

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Denoting or relating to political activism directed toward the establishment of democratic government in a country: the pro-democracy movement
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  • In a forthcoming book, a former Chinese leader tells of the crackdown on the pro-democracy protests of 20 years ago.
  • The military government in Myanmar speaks out about pro democracy protests.
  • The United Nations Security Council is now facing increased pressure to condemn the military regime for its bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protests.

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Syllabification: pro-de·moc·ra·cy

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