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government

noun [C/U]  /ˈɡʌv·ərn·mənt, -ər·mənt/ us  
politics & government the offices, departments, and groups of people that control a country, state, city, or other political unit: [U] She works for the government. [C] The new tax law affects the budgets of both state and local governments. Government is also a particular system of managing a country, state, city, etc.: [U] democratic government
governmental
adjective  /ˌɡʌv·ərnˈment·əl, -ərˈment·əl/ us  
The country has weak governmental institutions and no experience of democracy.
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…
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