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self-gov·ern·ing

(sĕlf′gŭv′ər-nĭng)
adj.
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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self-governing

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self-governing

adjective
Having political independence:
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Translations

self-governing

[ˌselfˈgʌvənɪŋ] ADJautónomo
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self-governing

[ˌsɛlfˈgʌvənɪŋ] adjautonomo/a
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Finally, the topic of self-governance for non-fort-profit organizations is discussed.
In addition to equal management status for nursing at Rush, medicine and nursing share a similar model of self-governance. Hospitals are familiar with the medical staff organization, which is one form or another is active in hospitals nationwide.
In July the International Federation of Accountants released for comment a proposed study intended to improve public-sector entities' self-governance. Corporate Governance in the Public Sector: A Governing Body Perspective recommends that governments use private-sector corporate governance concepts and practices to achieve their objectives more openly and effectively, and in the process, better serve their constituencies.
In its present and projected forms, we do not, unless the people of this country want to give up self-governance in all but a few areas.
Dharavi, said to be Asia's largest slum, is a shining example of resilience, self-help, and self-governance not only to the rest of India, but also to slum dwellers globally.
Member of council Saeed Afzal, elected from GB Legislative Assembly, had filed a petition in Supreme Appellate Court earlier in April under Article 61 of the GB Empowerment and Self-Governance Order 2009, pleading the court to declare the GB Order 2018 illegal and issue a stay order.
Summary: Gilgit [Pakistan-occupied Kashmir], May 27 (ANI): Several political leaders and general public in Gilgit-Baltistan have raised concern over the promulgation of Gilgit Baltistan Order, 2018 replacing the Gilgit Baltistan Empowerment and Self-Governance Order of 2009.
According to official sources, the premier will announce the Government of Gilgit-Baltistan Order-2018 to replace the Gilgit-Baltistan Empowerment and Self-governance Order-2009.
Nica, Elvira, and Ana-Madalina Potcovaru (2015b), "Effective M-Government Services and Increased Citizen Participation: Flexible and Personalized Ways of Interacting with Public Administrations," Journal of Self-Governance and Management Economics 3(2): 92-97.
The people of Kashmir have a right to raise their voice to demand self-governance through independence.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) has denied a report that it is preparing to take its demand for self-governance for Kurds in southeastern Turkey to the United Nations for discussion, emphasizing that such an issue does not exist on the party's agenda.