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national government

noun

any political organization that is put in place to maintain control of a nation

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  • Your national government has a great and vital role to play.

  • In this conflict of authority the national government won at every point.

    Union and Democracy

    Allen Johnson
  • They must never take any part whatever in municipal or national government.

  • By both of these speeches he was of great service to the national government.

    Hidden Treasures

    Harry A. Lewis
  • In the civil service of the national government there are said to be nearly two score.

    The Deaf Harry Best
  • Aid was besought of the national government by a number of schools.

    The Deaf Harry Best
  • They are drawing from the people enough to run the national government.

    The Agrarian Crusade Solon J. Buck

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