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Definition a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • The United States and each of its states are republics.
republics = governmental systems in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • Many nations that call themselves "republics", really are not, but it adds an air of legitimacy to their name.
  • republics = governmental systems in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • A republic is a particular type of democracy.
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • The constitution protects the rights of minorities in our republic.
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • The United States is more accurately described as a republic than as a democracy.
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • The constitutional monarchy had been abolished, replaced by a republic,
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • republic = a government controlled by elected representatives
  • I have heard that you are an excellent guerilla leader, that you are loyal to the republic...
    Ernest Hemingway  --  For Whom the Bell Tolls
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • When the architects of our republic wrote the magnificent words of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, they were signing a promissory note to which every American was to fall heir.
    Martin Luther King, Jr.  --  I Have a Dream
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • ...led by a president of the republic.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • Does 'republic' mean Father and I will have to move away?
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • On Baba's radio, they were saying that word, "republic," over and over again.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • What's a 'republic'?
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • republic = a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • But, you will tell me, our race have equal rights to mingle in the American republic as the Irishman, the German, the Swede.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • My parting gift to him was not a copy of Plato's Republic, but a revolver and a hundred Undershaft cartridges.
    George Bernard Shaw  --  Major Barbara
  • CNN picked up the story, as did The Arizona Republic.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • Would you like, some day, Montag, to read Plato's Republic?"
    Ray Bradbury  --  Fahrenheit 451
  • When I got to school the next morning, I headed straight to Mr. Greene's office to find out if they'd gotten a copy of the Yakima Herald-Republic yet.
    Gaby Rodriguez  --  The Pregnancy Project
  • I got some information when I was in the Czech Republic.
    Nora Roberts  --  Blood Brothers
  • Republic One and Indivisible.
    Charles Dickens  --  A Tale of Two Cities
  • Prof let them roar, then led them in "Battle Hymn of the Republic," Simon's version.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

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