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federal republic


a form of government made up of a federal state with a constitution and self-governing subunits


The United States of America is a federal republic on the continent of North America.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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  • Additional control over commodities being exported from the federal republic is exercised by the border customs authorities.

    East-West Trade Trends Harold E. Stassen
  • The remarkable variety of natural products and conditions of the states forming the federal republic are thus shown.

    Mexico Charles Reginald Enock
  • In spite of any bugaboo we shall remain a federal republic and a free people.

    The Galaxy Various
  • Washington and his compeers had no —— of a federal republic with constitutional bonds and limitations.

    English Synonyms and Antonyms James Champlin Fernald
  • The form of government was then, as now, a federal republic, but the people had very little to do with it.

    Mizora: A Prophecy Mary E. Bradley
  • The second method will be exemplified in the federal republic of the United States.

    The Federalist Papers Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison
  • Yet under the show of a limited monarchy the constitution was essentially a federal republic.

  • At first Castelar did his best to work with the other republican members of the first government of the federal republic.

  • "This federal republic is born a pigmy," wrote the Spanish ambassador to his royal master.

    History of the United States Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard

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