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A neutral state lying between two rival or potentially hostile states and serving to prevent conflict between them.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a small neutral state between two rival powers
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a nation lying between larger and potentially hostile nations.
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|Noun||1.||buffer state - a small neutral state between two rival powers|
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buffer staten → stato m cuscinetto inv
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