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self-determination


self–determination

noun

Definition of SELF-DETERMINATION

1
the act or power of making one's own choices or decisions <the United States officially recognizes 18 as the age at which someone is entitled to self-determination>
2
the state of being free from the control or power of another <rebels fighting for the territory's self-determination>
Antonyms dependence (also dependance), heteronomy, subjection, unfreedom

March 04, 2015
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