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federalismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈfed.ər.əl.ɪ.zəm/  us   /ˈ-ɚ-/
the ​system of giving ​power to a ​centralauthority
(Definition of federalism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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federalismnoun [U]

 us   /ˈfed·ər·əˌlɪz·əm/
a ​system of ​government in which ​statesunite and give up some of ​theirpowers to a ​centralauthority
(Definition of federalism from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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