Definition of power-sharing in English:


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[mass noun]
  • A policy agreed between political parties or within a coalition to share responsibility for decision-making and political action: he appealed to them to accept the power-sharing compromise power-sharing is implemented to ensure that the interests of all are served
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    • Some member states have more experience than Britain of power-sharing and federalism.
    • The party earlier won power-sharing deals with the Liberals and the split among its rivals has increased its leverage.
    • The negotiations are the latest attempt by the British and Irish governments to restore power-sharing.

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