squatter sovereignty


usually disparaging

Word History

First Known Use

1854, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of squatter sovereignty was in 1854

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“Squatter sovereignty.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squatter%20sovereignty. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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