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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Supreme authority; The domain ruled by supreme monarch.

Usage examples (22)
  • Imperialism, on the other hand, comes from the Latin term imperium, meaning to command.
  • Both had delegated the 'imperium' to him and he was the Emperor.
  • So the community conferred or delegated its 'imperium' on an individual who was chosen and that was the basis of the word 'Emperor'.
  • There is no "imperium" in the strict sense over Canada or Australia or South Africa. for more
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