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Word: commonwealth

Definition: nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation


Sentences Containing 'commonwealth'

"See also: History of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (1569–1648) and History of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (1648–1764) and History of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (1764–95)"
(February 12 according to the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office).
2010 Pan Pacific Championships Commonwealth Games.
275 Skyrangers were built by Commonwealth.
Belize has participated in seven Commonwealth Games.
Botswana competed at the 1986 Commonwealth Games.
Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 1981
Dominica attended seven Commonwealth Games.
Dominica have not yet won a Commonwealth Games medal.
Elective Kings of Poland (Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth).
Events from the year 1653 in the Commonwealth of England.
For the same reason, in Commonwealth countries other than the United Kingdom, the ministers responsible for handling relations with both Commonwealth and non-Commonwealth countries were formerly usually designated ministers for 'External Affairs'.
Further details can be found at Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
He also represented England in sevens at the 2002 Commonwealth Games.
He is a former holder of the British and Commonwealth super bantamweight championships.
He or she exercises the supreme executive power of the Commonwealth.
He returned to England and lived in retirement during the Commonwealth period.
He was an active supporter of the Commonwealth.
His brother, Eamonn, was also a Commonwealth champion.
However after a few months divisions in the Commonwealth were settled by force of arms.
In 2010, he also represented Australia at the Commonwealth Games.
In many Commonwealth realms, such property is said to be owned by the Crown.
It is owned by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
It retained a parliamentary system of government and was a member of the Commonwealth of Nations.
Its readership was world-wide, but mainly in Britain and the Commonwealth.
List of Commonwealth Games medallists in swimming (men)
M.N.Pearson, Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History, vol.
of the total of that possessed by the Members of the British Commonwealth of Nations.
Polish–Lithuanian–Muscovite Commonwealth
Political changes that the Rump Parliament made during the Commonwealth of England.
Representing the Indian Parliament and the Commonwealth.
She competed in the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
She first represented Australia in 2010 at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Stosur announced that she would not take part in the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
The Commonwealth does not recognize blasphemy as an offence.
The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is a member of:
The fifth and last book treats of the revenue of the sovereign, or commonwealth.
The first Commonwealth Avenue Bridge was constructed in 1928.
The following is a list of the Governors of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
The only condition was that he should take the engagement to be faithful to the Commonwealth, which he probably had no hesitation in doing.
The plaintiff sends this, along with the process itself, to the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
The school receives recurrent funding from both the Victorian and Commonwealth government.
The Turks and Caicos Islands have participated at four Commonwealth Games.
There were 64 participating nations at the 1994 Commonwealth Games.
They have not yet won a Commonwealth Games medal.
This is a full table of the medal count of the 1994 Commonwealth Games.
This result secured him a place in the Commonwealth Games Team.
To date, no athlete from the Turks and Caicos has won a Commonwealth medal.
Turks and Caicos Islands at the Commonwealth Games
Yea, but sayest thou, I must not expect a Plato's commonwealth.

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