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semifeudal

(ˌsɛmɪˈfjuːdəl)
adj
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) partly feudal
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The accumulated victories of their struggle in the 50 years of revolutionary struggle since the founding of the Party under the guidance of Marxism-Leninism-Maoism ought to inspire them to confront and defeat the US-Duterte regime and make further advances in the struggle for national and social liberation against the semicolonial and semifeudal ruling system," he added.
Initially settled by the Dutch, New York retained a semifeudal culture that elevated wealthy landowners--families such as the Schuylers, Livingstons, and Van Renselaers--to a higher political and social strata.
[...] ni la problematica urbana, ni las fronteras entre un pais semifeudal y uno industrializado y 'moderno', ni la denuncia social --salvo matices relativos a sus primeros poemas o incorporables, mejor, en su vision epica del mundo--parecen ser perspectivas eficaces de aproximacion a una obra que revela bien pronto sus 'estrategias ahistoricas' [...] su radical esteticismo, sus mitologias prehistoricas (o mejor, tradicionales) (p.
(5.) The CPP's prognosis for a national democratic revolution is based on its conviction that "semicolonial and semifeudal conditions" are the "root causes" of poverty and inequality in the Philippines.
(77) In 1933, Suehiro was writing warmly about the special paternalistic character of the Japanese labor market--a paternalism he had previously criticized--advising that semifeudal labor relations should be made use of proactively in order to prevent the damage that might arise from those relations if left to themselves.
Despues de la fallida experiencia en Corea, el nuevo Shogunato concentro su atencion en cuestiones domesticas, manteniendo una rigida estructura semifeudal bajo el poder efectivo de la casta guerrera, distribuida en dominios subordinados al Shogun (bakuhan), lo que mantuvo el equilibrio y la paz social hasta la llegada de los norteamericanos a mediados del siglo XIX.
He maintained that whatever form of government the Philippines has, 'the rottenness of the semicolonial and semifeudal ruling system under US imperialism and the local exploiting classes will persist.'