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self–determination

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  1. 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 Synonyms of self–determination accord, autonomy, choice, self-determination, volition, willWords Related to self–determination election, preference, selection; bent, devices, disposition, inclination, leaning, partiality, penchant, predilection, predisposition, proclivity, propensity, tendency; alternative, discretion, option, pick, wayNear Antonyms of self–determination coercion, compulsion, constraint, duress, force, pressure

  2. 2 the state of being free from the control or power of another rebels fighting for the territory's self-determination Synonyms of self–determination autonomy, independence, independency, liberty, self-determination, self-governance, self-government, sovereignty (also sovranty)Words Related to self–determination emancipation, enfranchisement, liberation, manumission, releaseNear Antonyms of self–determination captivity, enchainment, enslavement, immurement, imprisonment, incarceration, internment, subjugationAntonyms of self–determination dependence (also dependance), heteronomy, subjection, unfreedom


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