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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A system of government in which power is divided between a central authority and constituent political units.

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  • The term federalism conjures up more functional and pragmatic ideas about the role of the states....
  • LOL, you dont understand that federalism is monarchial?
  • However, as Ilya points out, federalism is a double-edged sword.
  • Deference to federalism is also good 21st century progressive politics. for more
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