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) during which England and Wales, Scotland, Ireland and the...
- The Bechuanaland Protectorate (/ˌbɛtʃuˈɑːnəlænd/) was a protectorate established on 31 March 1885, by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland...
- The Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia was a partially annexed territory of **** Germany established on 16 March 1939 following the German occupation...
- Coast Protectorate was a British protectorate in the Oil Rivers area of present-day Nigeria, originally established as the Oil Rivers Protectorate in 1884...
- The Saar Protectorate (German: Saarprot****rat [ˈzaːɐ̯pʁotɛktoˌʁaːt]; French: Protectorat de la Sarre) officially Saarland (French: Sarre) was a French...
- Protectorate of Nigeria, while maintaining considerable regional autonomy among the three major regions (Northern protectorate, Southern protectorate...
- British protectorates were protectorates or client states under protection of the Imperial Britain's armed forces and represented by British diplomats...
- The Protectorate of Peru (Spanish: Protectorado del Perú), also known as the Protectorate of San Martín (Spanish: Protectorado de San Martín) was a protectorate...
- The Aden Protectorate (Arabic: محمية عدن Maḥmiyyat ‘Adan) was a British protectorate in South Arabia which evolved in the hinterland of the port of Aden...