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self-governing

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1 not being under the rule or control of another
  • she left home and became entirely self-governing and financially independent at the age of 18

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2 of, relating to, or favoring political democracy
  • a self-governing nation that could be a role model for other countries in the region

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The first known use of self-governing was in 1592

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“Self-governing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-governing. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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