Conservative party

Conservative party

noun
a political party in Great Britain founded about 1832 as successor to the Tory party and characterized by moderate progressivism.
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Conservative Party
 
n
1.  In full: Conservative and Unionist Party (in Britain) the major right-wing party, which developed from the Tories in the 1830s. It advocates a mixed economy, and encourages property owning and free enterprise
2.  (in Canada) short for Progressive Conservative Party
3.  (in other countries) any of various political parties generally opposing change

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