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profess
used in Politics and the English Language

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to claim (openly state) — sometimes insincerely
  • Things like the continuance of British rule in India, the Russian purges and deportations, the dropping of the atom bombs on Japan, can indeed be defended, but only by arguments which are too brutal for most people to face, and which do not square with the professed aims of political parties.

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