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state·less

 (stāt′lĭs)
adj.
1. Having no state.
2. Not having any recognized citizenship in a state or nation.

state′less·ness n.

stateless

(ˈsteɪtlɪs)
adj
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) without nationality: stateless persons.
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) without a state or states
3. chiefly Brit without ceremonial dignity
ˈstatelessness n

state•less

(ˈsteɪt lɪs)

adj.
lacking nationality.
[1600–10]
state′less•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stateless - without nationality or citizenship; "stateless persons"
unsettled - not settled or established; "an unsettled lifestyle"
Translations
bezstavový
apatrid

stateless

[ˈsteɪtlɪs] ADJdesnacionalizado, apátrida

stateless

[ˈsteɪtləs] adjapatride

stateless

[ˈsteɪtlɪs] adjapolide
a stateless person → un(a) apolide
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