self-governing(redirected from Self-governance)
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1. Exercising control or rule over oneself or itself.
2. Having the right or power of self-government; autonomous.
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|Adj.||1.||self-governing - (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces; "an autonomous judiciary"; "a sovereign state"|
free - able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint; "free enterprise"; "a free port"; "a free country"; "I have an hour free"; "free will"; "free of racism"; "feel free to stay as long as you wish"; "a free choice"
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adjective independent, democratic, sovereign, autonomous, separated, self-determining, nonaligned, decontrolled, autarchic, autarchical a self-governing province
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self-governing[ˌselfˈgʌvənɪŋ] ADJ → autónomo
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self-governing[ˌsɛlfˈgʌvənɪŋ] adj → autonomo/a
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