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English Reference for seijiya (せいじや)

noun derogatory politician (esp. one who works only for their own personal gain)
Example sentences
He is not any better than a politician
A politician thinks of the next election; a statesman, of the next generation
In present day Japan, "alchemy" is only used metaphorically; to refer to improper means of making money by politicians or religious hucksters with no morals or shame
He is a sort of politician
He makes believe that he is a practical statesman, but in really he is a cunning politician
He is nothing more than a politician
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