1Used in the official title of several present or former communist or left-wing states.
- He proclaimed the country a communist People's Republic.
- It refused to recognize the communist People's Republic of China for over two decades.
- One of the tributes came from the central committee of the Communist Party of the People's Republic of China.
1.1 (the People's Republic) short for People's Republic of China.
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Syllabification: Peo·ple's Re·pub·lic
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