authorities


authorities
noun
the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit (Freq. 10)
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the government reduced taxes

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the matter was referred to higher authorities

Syn: ↑government, ↑regime
Derivationally related forms: ↑govern (for: ↑government)
Hypernyms: ↑polity
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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