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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Determination of one's own fate or course of action without compulsion; Government of a political unit by its own people.

Usage examples (37)
  • Wilson is right to insist on his self-determination.
  • Why not allow self-determination for each of the ethnic groups?
  • The concept of self-determination is still new in this monarchy.
  • I believe self-determination to be the cornerstone of democracy. for more
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