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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Patriotic \Pa`tri*ot"ic\, a. [Cf. F. patriotique, Gr.
patriwtiko`s belonging to a fellow-countryman.]
Inspired by patriotism; actuated by love of one's country;
zealously and unselfishly devoted to the service of one's
country; as, a patriotic statesman, vigilance.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: inspired by love for your country [syn: patriotic,
loyal] [ant: disloyal, unpatriotic]
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