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  1. Radicals

    The Radicals were a parliamentary political grouping in the United Kingdom in the early to mid 19th century, who drew on earlier ideas of radicalism and helped to transform the Whigs into the Liberal Party.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Radicals

    a class of English politicians who, at the end of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th, aimed at the political emancipation of the mass of the people by giving them a share in the election of parliamentary representatives. Their Radicalism went no farther than that, and on principle could not go farther.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Radicals

    A portion of a molecule, possessing a free bond and hence free to combine directly. A radical never can exist alone, but is only hypothetical. An atom is a simple radical, an unsaturated group of atoms is a compound radical.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Radicals

    That advanced section of the Liberal party, whose set purpose it is to root out the evils, according to their view, of our constitutional system which are systematically maintained by the Conservatives. The term first came into notice in 1818, when a strenuous effort was made to institute a radical change in the Parliamentary representation of the country. This paved the way for the Reform Act of 1832.

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say radicals in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of radicals in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of radicals in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of radicals in a Sentence

  1. Yang Guang:

    At the front are a small number of violent radicals ; in the middle are some kind-hearted citizens who have been misguided and coerced to join.

  2. Mark McCloskey:

    The radicals are not content just marching in the streets, they want to walk the halls of Congress. They want power. This is Joe Bidens party. These are the people who will be in charge.

  3. Bob Sutton:

    It’s Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals, when revolutionaries win, they become the enemy of the next group to rise up. Obama was a radical before he became The Man. Apple is The Man. Microsoft is n’t a good enemy now that the new CEO talks about the importance of open-source software.

  4. Heather Mangieri:

    When you're stressed, there's a battle being fought inside you, the antioxidants and phytonutrients found in berries fight in your defense, helping improve your body's response to stress and fight stress-related free radicals.

  5. Michael Kugelman:

    For some hardened and impressionable radicals, bling could be as appealing as barbarity.

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