Definition of single-party in English:

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single-party

adjective

Relating to or denoting a system of government where only one political party is permitted: an authoritarian, single-party state
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  • Instead of democratizing the system, however, they continued to use institutions inherited from the single-party period.
  • Cape Verde announced the end of a single-party system in September 1990.
  • An unbridled Executive is characteristic of dictatorships and single-party states; not parliamentary democracies.
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