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microstate

[mahy-kroh-steyt] /ˈmaɪ kroʊˌsteɪt/
noun
1.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; micro- + state
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microstate

/ˈmaɪkrəʊˌsteɪt/
noun
1.
a very small nation that is an internationally-recognized sovereign state Also called mini-state
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