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government

noun
 
 
/ˈɡʌvənmənt/
OFFICIAL GROUP [group] B1 the group of people who officially control a country: The Government has cut taxes. a government departmentRuling and governingGovernment departments and organizationsSystems of government
SYSTEM [U] B2 the method or process of governing a country: a new style of governmentRuling and governingSystems of government
governmental
 
 
/ˌɡʌvənˈmentəl/ adjective
relating to governmentRuling and governing
Translations of “government”
in Korean 정부, 체제…
in Arabic حُكومة…
in French gouvernement, administration…
in Turkish hükümet, yönetme, yönetim…
in Italian governo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 團體, 政府, 內閣…
in Russian правительство, управление, форма правления…
in Polish rząd, rządy…
in Spanish gobierno…
in Portuguese governo…
in German die Regierung, die Regierungsform…
in Catalan govern…
in Japanese 政府, 政治体制…
in Chinese (Simplified) 团体, 政府, 内阁…
(Definition of government from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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