city state


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Noun1.city state - a state consisting of a sovereign city
body politic, country, nation, res publica, commonwealth, state, land - a politically organized body of people under a single government; "the state has elected a new president"; "African nations"; "students who had come to the nation's capitol"; "the country's largest manufacturer"; "an industrialized land"
Translations
cité-État
városállam
cidade-estado
stadsstat
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Aristotle in his Constitutions had made a study of one hundred and fifty-eight constitutions of the states of his day, and the fruits of that study are seen in the continual reference to concrete political experience, which makes the Politics in some respects a critical history of the workings of the institutions of the Greek city state.
11, to provide information on an updated proposal to expand hunting opportunities within Bay City State Recreation Area in Bay County.
The office governing Vatican City State announced July 25 that the drought has "led the Holy See to take measures aimed at saving water" by shutting down fountains in St.
When Qatar calls for the non-politicisation of Haj and stresses on the need to lift the restrictions on Muslim pilgrims from Qatar, this confirms Qatar's keenness to prevent turning the cities where the two holy mosques are located into a city state.
Muhammad Abdul Ghaffar extended the greetings of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister, and Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the first Deputy Prime Minister His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa to His Holiness Pope Francis, and their best wishes to the Government and people of Vatican City State further progress and prosperity.
SOME of your readers may recall that more than once on this page over the past years I have laid out the case for Liverpool to establish itself as a city state.
Jones, "Communes and Despots: The City State in Late-Medieval Italy," Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, 1965, 15, 71-96.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Vatican has frozen funds belonging to the senior cleric at the center of a suspected money laundering operation as part of an investigation into the case and could extend the inquiry to other individuals, the city state said on Friday.
Summary: DUBAI - Dubai police on Thursday showed off a new Ferrari they will use to patrol the city state, hot on the heels of a Lamborghini which joined the fleet earlier.
AP) -- Valley City State University is offering an elementary education program to students at a Wyoming community college as it searches outside the state's borders for prospective students.
A highly portable paperback that can be taken (and read) anywhere, First Democracy is very strongly recommended to all students of philosophy, political science, and the ancient Greece city state of Athens.
Lajolo's new position is to oversee the everyday running of Vatican City State and its institutions, such as the Vatican Museums.