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commonwealth

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒm.ən.welθ/ us    /ˈkɑː.mən-/
a group of countries with the same political or economic aims: the Commonwealth of Independent States a country or part of a country that is governed by its people or representatives elected by its people
Translations of “commonwealth”
in Spanish commonwealth…
in French confédération, commonwealth…
in German das Gemeinwesen, der Staatenbund…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聯邦, 州, 自治政區…
in Chinese (Simplified) 联邦, 州, 自治政区…
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