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succession state

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Definition of succession state in English:

noun

A country resulting from the partition of another one.
Example sentences
  • In doing this, the succession states were merely following the example of the great powers of the world.
  • There are now already extensive contacts to research institutions and enterprises in the succession states of the former Soviet Union.
  • He also works extensively in Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union succession states and the Balkans.

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