Definition of Protectorate. Meaning of Protectorate. Synonyms of Protectorate

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Definition of Protectorate

Protectorate
Protectorate Pro*tect"or*ate, n. [Cf. F. protectorat.] 1. Government by a protector; -- applied especially to the government of England by Oliver Cromwell. 2. The authority assumed by a superior power over an inferior or a dependent one, whereby the former protects the latter from invasion and shares in the management of its affairs.

Meaning of Protectorate from wikipedia

- A protectorate, is a state that is controlled and protected by another sovereign state. It is a dependent territory that has been granted local autonomy...
- The Protectorate was the period during the Commonwealth (or, to monarchists, the Interregnum) when England and Wales, Scotland, Ireland, and the English...
- The Bechuanaland Protectorate (/bɛˈtʃwɑːnəˌlænd/) was a protectorate established on 31 March 1885, by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland...
- British protectorates were protectorates under the jurisdiction of the British government. Many territories which became British protectorates already...
- The Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia was a partially annexed territory of **** Germany established on 16 March 1939 following the German occupation...
- Nigeria was a British protectorate which lasted from 1900 until 1914 and covered the northern part of what is now Nigeria. The protectorate spanned 660,000...
- The Protectorate of Uganda was a protectorate of the British Empire from 1894 to 1962. In 1893 the Imperial British East Africa Company transferred its...
- The French Protectorate in Morocco (French: Protectorat français au Maroc, pronounced [pʁɔtɛktɔʁa fʁɑ̃sɛ ɔ maʁɔk]; Arabic: الحماية الفرنسية في المغرب‎...
- The Malagasy Protectorate was a French protectorate in what is now Madagascar. Through the protectorate, France attempted to control the foreign affairs...
- Saar Protectorate (German: Saarprot****rat; French: Protectorat de la Sarre) officially Saarland (French: Sarre) was a short-lived protectorate (1945–1957)...
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