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government
British English: /ˈɡʌv(ə)nˌm(ə)nt/
, /ˈɡʌvəm(ə)nt/
American English: /ˈɡəvər(n)mənt/

Translation of government in French:

noun

  • 2 countable (ruling body) (+ v sg ou pl)
    (the State) l'État (m)
    to form a government the government of Brazil
    le gouvernement du Brésil
    the Churchill government
    le gouvernement Churchill
    our party is in government
    notre parti est au pouvoir
    before n (minister, official, plan, intervention, investigator)
    du gouvernement
    (agency, decree, department, grant, majority, policy, publication)
    gouvernemental
    (expenditure, borrowing)
    de l'État
    (loan, funds)
    public/-ique
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