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The Mexican government has announced its plans to raise the minimum wage next year.
a democratically elected government
The laws will take power from the federal government (=government for the whole country) and give it to state and local authorities.
The tax surplus is to be given to local governments to spend as they see fit.
Under the Conservative government things were very different.
The party with an overall majority is then asked to form a government.
The Congress Party is threatening to quit the coalition government.
This is the American English definition of government. View British English definition of government.
the process of giving freedom and rights to someone
… the decision to treat the rights and duties of a company as being the same as the rights and duties of its shareholdersadd a word
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