Definition of 'self-determination'
Example sentences containing 'self-determination'
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They died for the right of a group of people to self-determination. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Your right to self-determination is the cornerstone of our policy. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We respect this human right to self-determination. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Cutting a particularly dull class or going to the beach with friends on an especially beautiful spring day restores their sense of freedom and self-determination. You and Your Adolescent: A Parents' Guide for Ages 10 to 20 (1990)Isn't that what national self-determination is about? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The West saw the issue in simple terms of democracy and self-determination. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)
Trends of 'self-determination'
Used Rarely. self-determination is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'self-determination'
British English: self-determination NOUN
Self-determination is the right of a country to be independent, instead of being controlled by a foreign country, and to choose its own form of government.
...their right to self-determination.
Definition of self-determination from the Collins English Dictionary
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