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new federalism

noun, (sometimes initial capital letters) U.S. Government.
1.
a plan, announced in 1969, to turn over the control of some federal programs to state and local governments and institute block grants, revenue sharing, etc.
Origin of new federalism
1965-1970
First recorded in 1965-70
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newly arrived military troops; replacement military troops

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