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sovereign
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Macbeth
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  • He that’s coming Must be provided for: and you shall put This night’s great business into my despatch; Which shall to all our nights and days to come Give solely sovereign sway and masterdom.
  • Or so much as it needs, To dew the sovereign flower, and drown the weeds.

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  • They may be a sovereign state, but their neighbor’s threats forced their decision.
  • ...the first seven words of our Constitution—We the People of the United States —accurately reflect our founding belief that governments derive "their just powers from the consent of the governed" and the fact that that the sovereign will of the people of the United States was expressed in the Constitution itself and in our ongoing system of government created by it.
    John R. Bolton  --  American Justice and the International Criminal Court  --  http://www.aei.org/publications/pubID.22883/pub_detail.asp(retrieved 06/29/06)

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