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nation-state

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a form of political organization in which a group of people who share the same history, traditions, or language live in a particular area under one government
  • the rise of European nation-states in the thirteenth century

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The first known use of nation-state was in 1895

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“Nation-state.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nation-state. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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