• Definition for "city state"
    • A sovereign town, as with Ancient Greece, often…
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    • Babylon, Athens, and Sparta are all…
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    • circumstances (country) based around just one…
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city state definition

  • noun:
    • A sovereign town, as with Ancient Greece, often part of a federation of these urban centers.
    • a state consisting of a sovereign town
    • A sovereign town, as with Ancient Greece, frequently part of a federation of these towns and cities.
    • a situation consisting of a sovereign city
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