Dem`o*crat"ic(?), a. [Gr. : cf. F. dmocratique.] 1. Pertaining to democracy; favoring democracy, or constructed upon the principle of government by the people.
2. belonging to or relating to the Democratic party, the political party so called.
3. Befitting the common people; -- opposed to
The Democratic party, the name of one of the chief political parties in the United States. Presidents of the United States who belonged to the Democratic party in the twentieth century were Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry Truman, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Jimmy Carter, and Bill Clinton.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
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