caretaker government Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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caretaker governmentnoun [C]

uk   us   UK
a ​government that has ​power for a ​shortperiod of ​time until a new one is ​chosen
(Definition of caretaker government from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “caretaker government”
in Chinese (Simplified) 看守政府, 临时政府…
in Chinese (Traditional) 看守政府, 臨時政府…
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