Definition of Sovereignty. Meaning of Sovereignty. Synonyms of Sovereignty

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Squatter sovereignty
Squatter Squat"ter, n. 1. One who squats; specifically, one who settles unlawfully upon land without a title. In the United States and Australia the term is sometimes applied also to a person who settles lawfully upon government land under permission and restrictions, before acquiring title. In such a tract, squatters and trespassers were tolerated to an extent now unknown. --Macaulay. 2. (Zo["o]l.) See Squat snipe, under Squat. Squatter sovereignty, the right claimed by the squatters, or actual residents, of a Territory of the United States to make their own laws. [Local, U.S.] --Bartlett.

Meaning of Sovereignty from wikipedia

- Sovereignty is the full right and power of a governing body over itself, without any interference from outside sources or bodies. In political theory...
- Po****r sovereignty, or sovereignty of the peoples' rule, is the principle that the authority of a state and its government are created and sustained...
- Westphalian sovereignty, or state sovereignty, is the principle in international law that each nation state has exclusive sovereignty over its territory...
- Parliamentary sovereignty (also called parliamentary supremacy or legislative supremacy) is a concept in the constitutional law of some parliamentary...
- "Food sovereignty", a term coined by members of Via Campesina in 1996, ****erts that the people who produce, distribute, and consume food should control...
- exercising its own sovereignty, not that of the other. It follows that an act denounced as a crime by both national and state sovereignties is an offense against...
- Network Sovereignty is the effort of a governing entity, such as a state, to create boundaries on a network and then exert a form of control, often in...
- Po****r sovereignty is a doctrine rooted in the belief that each citizen has sovereignty over themselves. Citizens may unite and offer to delegate a portion...
- juridical entity that is represented by one centralized government that has sovereignty over a geographic area. International law defines sovereign states as...
- Consumer sovereignty is an economic concept which refers to the controlling power of consumers, over the custodians of scarce resources, in what final...
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