Origin of semi-independent
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Instead, Scroppo said, “I based the [categorization of] semi-independent status on the test that I administered to him.”
Each was run as a semi-independent entity, preserving stylistic and technological independence.
However, the semi-independent princes of Piedmont deposed him, and caused him to be put to death.Rule of the Monk|Giuseppe Garibaldi
Another legion was sent to the East; and the semi-independent princes and dynasts were exhorted to support Corbulo with zeal.
A similar change came about in Flanders, where the semi-independent towns came under the control of the dukes of Burgundy.An Introduction to the Industrial and Social History of England|Edward Potts Cheyney
Thus this professed enemy of republican principles became the head of a semi-independent little republic.Give Me Liberty|Thomas J. Wertenbaker
It was said that Wyatt had built up for himself a semi-independent command, and was becoming a great scourge.The Scouts of the Valley|Joseph A. Altsheler