Definition of 'city-state'

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Example sentences containing 'city-state'

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I tried to recall if the city-state had ever sent us ambassadors when Shrewd was king, then gave it up. Robin Hobb THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2002)And so Cesare's campaign continued... His first objective was the small city-state Camerino. Mario Puzo THE FAMILY (2002)

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Used Rarely. city-state is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Definition of city-state from the Collins English Dictionary
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