client state


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client state

n.
A country that is dependent on the economic or military support of a larger, more powerful country: "Each superpower continues to arm its client states" (C.L. Sulzberger).

cli′ent state`


n.
a country that is dependent on a richer or more powerful country for its political, economic, or military welfare.
Translations

client state

n (Pol) → Satellitenstaat m
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