Policymaking is the making of policies . He will play a key background role in government policymaking. COBUILD Advanced English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers Collins! Collins! Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.What is the best definition of policy?
Definition of policy. (Entry 1 of 2) 1a : prudence or wisdom in the management of affairs. b : management or procedure based primarily on material interest. 2a : a definite course or method of action selected from among alternatives and in light of given conditions to guide and determine present and future decisions.What is the meaning of high level policy making?
High-level development of policy, especially official government policy. Of, relating to, or involving the making of high-level policy: policymaking committees; policymaking decisions. pol′i·cy·mak′er n.Should the word “policymaker” be hyphenated?
If I chose “policymaker,” I would then consider myself obligated to write “decisionmaker” if that term came up. I would prefer to hyphenate it for that reason. However, familiar compounds do tend to move from open (separate words) to hyphenated to solid (written as one word), and similar words can be at different stages in that process.