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free city

n.
A city governed as an autonomous political unit under international auspices.

free city

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a sovereign or autonomous city; city-state
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Jos left his own card and the Major's upon "Our Minister." It was with great difficulty that he could be restrained from putting on his cocked hat and tights to wait upon the English consul at the Free City of Judenstadt, when that hospitable functionary asked our travellers to dinner.
Since she had begun to work beyond the walls, she had found it necessary to conceal where she lived, and to come and go as secretly as she could, between the free city and the iron gates, outside of which she had never slept in her life.
"And perhaps too because of the great distance that separates Helium and Gathol, as well as the comparative insignificance of my little free city, which might easily be lost in one corner of mighty Helium," added Gahan.
Smoke Free City Sialkot Project underway in full swing -- moke Free City Sialkot Project underway in full swing
Facing up to the challenges of a Plastic Free City THE City of London Corporation is hosting a Plastic Free City Behaviours Forum and Networking Event today as part of Plastic Free July.
ISLAMABAD -- Government has launched a campaign to make federal capital Islamabad a smoke free city. In the first phase, Shakarparian and Pakistan Monument have been declared smoke free areas.
He said government has launched a campaign to make federal capital Islamabad a smoke free city.
QUETTA: It is the responsibility of the residents of Quetta city to provide clean and encroachment free city to their upcoming generations.
This is an American restaurant in a stand-alone building with plenty of parking both on site and adjacent free city parking.
Opposition Lib Dem councillors have drawn up a nine-point plan to make Birmingham a 'single-use plastic free city' in a bid to help the environment and reduce waste.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana), July 22 (ANI): In an endeavour to make Hyderabad a 'beggar free city' as many as 9,000 beggars were picked up by the city prison department.
I HAVE read in the local press that some people using the free city bikes are discarding them all over the place, some even being thrown into the Tyne.