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republic
American English: /rəˈpəblɪk/
British English: /rɪˈpʌblɪk/

Translation of republic in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • That was a nice long discussion, comparing monarchies, democracies, republics, oligarchies, and all the different systems of government there were.
    • It left slavery untouched until the Civil War but it put in place a representative republic with basic rights for its citizens.
    • To recognize the rights of various nations the Soviets endorsed policies aimed at establishing independent republics for each nationality within the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic.

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