Meaning of “affairs of state” in the English Dictionary

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"affairs of state" in British English

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affairs of statenoun [ plural ]

uk /əˌfeəz əv ˈsteɪt/ us /əˌferz əv ˈsteɪt/

(Definition of “affairs of state” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"affairs of state" in American English

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affairs of stateplural noun

/əˈfeərz əv ˈsteɪt/

politics & government matters that the government of a country deals with

(Definition of “affairs of state” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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