self-ruling


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self-ruling

adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government of or relating to self-rule
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Although Palestine has an independent self-ruling and is not an autonomous, yet it is suffering a great deal of Israeli violations, he noted.
However, closer to home, assuming the present Government honours its election promises re-devolution of power, we may have to deal with immigrants from all points south attempting to cross the Mersey and reach the Promised Land of a fully autonomous, self-ruling Independent Republic of Greater Merseyside.
Most of the Bill is aimed at overturning Conservative Government reforms which allowed St Mary's to become self-ruling in 1995.