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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Government maintaining close control over its member political subdivisions and their inhabitants

Usage examples (38)
  • Please note my avoidance of the word superstate that seems to offend so many people.
  • Let us not get too excited about the word "superstate".
  • This is also where those who so loosely use the term "superstate" go wrong.
  • In many ways, therefore, attempting to give the EU the label "superstate", is to compound the error. for more
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