In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
adverb & adjective
- This annexation, similar to the de facto annexation of broad tracts of land, constitutes a flagrant breach of the right of the people to self-determination.
- Thus, it recently recognised the right for de facto spouses to consent to care for a partner who is unfit.
- The nature and characteristics of de facto economic integration are also crucially important and this book presents a deeper understanding of the on-going de facto economic integration in East Asia.
- The court will also protect a child of a de facto relationship in the same way.
- Simply put, in the case of a de facto national primary, long-shot candidates need not apply.
- You want to be more involved in the child's court case and are considering becoming a de facto parent.
- The statement underlined the impact of de facto financial sanctions on the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ second biggest oil producer.
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