A small state, especially one that is closely affiliated to or has emerged from the break-up of a larger state.
- None of these statelets has a seat at the United Nations.
- This program has shattered the very existence of the nominally independent statelets set up in the 1970s and 1980s.
- During the negotiations in Geneva, GAM leaders took a step toward dropping their previous demand for an independent statelet in northern Sumatra.
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