adj BrE left-of-center AmE
supporting ideas and aims that are between the centre and the left in politics
a modern left-of-centre party with wide appeal

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • left, right and centre — 1. In, from, etc all directions 2. Everywhere • • • Main Entry: ↑left * * * ˌleft, right and ˈcentre idiom (also ˌright, left and ˈcentre) ( …   Useful english dictionary

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