What is Political?

Legal Definition
Pertaining to policy, or the administration of the government. Political rights are those which may be exercised in the formation or administration of the government they are distinguished from civil, rights, which are the rights which a man enjoys, as regards other individuals, and not in relation to the government. A political corporation is one which has principally for its object the administration of the government, or to which the powers of government, or a part of such powers, have been delegated. 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 182, 197, 198.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
Pertaining or relating to the policy or the administration of government, state or national. See People v. Morgan. 90 111. 558; In re Kemp, 16 Win. 396.
See also
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
That which pertains to the government of a nation. See 16 Wis. 359.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary