The ancient Mexican tribe was composed of twenty autonomous kins.
The state governments are autonomous and consist of legislative assemblies composed of deputies elected by ballot for a period of three years (Const.
Philadelphus, and began to recover itself as an autonomous municipality.
In 1844 he took advantage of his visit to England to propose to British ministers a plan of partition, under which Great Britain was to receive Egypt and Crete, Constantinople was to be erected into a free city, and the Balkan states were to become autonomous under Russian protection.
Conference between sister churches for counsel is provided for; so that, while autonomous, they do not live as isolated units.