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sovereignty

variants: also sovranty

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1 the state of being free from the control or power of another

  • upon leaving home she felt that she had achieved sovereignty for the first time in her life
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2 a body of people composed of one or more nationalities usually with its own territory and government

  • as parts of the same sovereignty, the states should not enact laws intended to harm one another economically
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3 controlling power or influence over others

  • the gradual sovereignty of English as the language of international communcation
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