A particular administration or government
Government; reign; control
The management, supervision, or guidance of a group or operation:
The definition of control is power to direct, or an accepted comparison model in an experiment, or a device used for regulation.
The state or quality of being just and fair.
(Formal) Domination, influence, or authority over another, especially by one political group over a society or by one nation over others.
(Obs.) Priority or precedence
Supremacy of authority or rule as exercised by a sovereign or sovereign state.
The position or power of a suzerain
Authority or power in general
Sovereign power or authority; rule; dominion
The concentration of authority in a complex structure of administrative bureaus
Possession and exercise of the authority to command:
The ability to control others; authority; sway; influence
The sphere of highest governmental authority and administration
(Mormon Church) A governing body on a local level consisting of three men.
Supreme power or authority
The act, process, or function of supervising.
The giving of protection or support; sponsorship; all of the clients or customers of a business; clientele; political favors, such as appointing to governmental positions in exchange for political support.
(Government) Permission, possibly limited, to spend funds for a specific budgetary purpose.
(Management) The executives of an organisation, especially senior executives.
The act of regulating or the state of being regulated.
The position, function, or authority of a regent or group of regents
A sovereign's governing body, including the council of ministers and state advisers.
In the U.S., an official gathering of delegates of a political party to select candidates for office, formulate party policies, etc.
The district represented at such an assembly.
(Scot.) A day's session of an assembly
An official or formal conference or council, usually concerned with government or public affairs
A board or council.
A group of soldiers selected for a duty or mission:
The ministers of a particular government as a group
(Canada) A legislative building.
A legislative body, especially, in many states, the lower house of the state legislature.
The act or an instance of open revolt against civil authority or a constituted government.
The definition of a revolt is an uprising against or refusal to cooperate with authority or the government.
The definition of a mutiny is a revolt against authority.
A coup d'état.
Orbital motion about a point, especially as distinguished from axial rotation:
Political disorder and confusion.
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