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interregnum

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a break in continuity
  • the democratic regime proved to be a short-lived interregnum between dictatorships

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The first known use of interregnum was in 1590

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“Interregnum.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interregnum. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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