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supergovernment

[ soo-per-guhv-ern-muhnt, -guhv-er- ]
/ ˈsu pərˌgʌv ərn mənt, -ˌgʌv ər- /
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noun

a centralized organization formed by a group of governments to enforce justice or maintain peace.
an internationally organized body designed to regulate the relations of its member states.
any government having overwhelming and far-reaching powers.

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