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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The position of a person, usually one of a body of persons, appointed to administer the affairs of a company, institution, etc.; A dependent country.

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  • This idea of political trusteeship is one of the relatively rare inventions in the political field.
  • They call it "trusteeship" - the trade union equivalent, according to Steve Early, of martial law.
  • This obligation was referred to as the trusteeship model.
  • A trusteeship is the labor-movement equivalent of martial law. for more
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