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sovereign

adjective
 
 
/ˈsɒvərɪn/
A sovereign country or state is completely independent.Colonisation and self-government
sovereignty
 
 
/ˈsɒvrənti/ noun [U]
the power of a country to control its own governmentColonisation and self-government
Translations of “sovereign”
in Chinese (Traditional) 政府, 至高無上的, 完全獨立的…
in Russian суверенный, независимый…
in Turkish müstakil, bağımsız…
in Chinese (Simplified) 政府, 至高无上的, 完全独立的…
in Polish suwerenny…
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