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statecraft

[steyt-kraft, -krahft] /ˈsteɪtˌkræft, -ˌkrɑft/
noun
1.
the art of government and diplomacy.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; state + craft
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statecraft

/ˈsteɪtˌkrɑːft/
noun
1.
the art of conducting public affairs; statesmanship
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