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republic
used in Fast Food Nation

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Definition
a system of government in which a majority of citizens elect representatives to make laws
  • The early Roman Republic was fed by its citizen-farmers; the Roman Empire, by its slaves.
    p. 3.8
  • America's main streets and malls now boast the same Pizza Huts and Taco Bells, Gaps and Banana Republics, Starbucks and JiffyLubes, Foot Lockers, Snip N' Clips, Sunglass Huts, and Hobby-town USAs.
    p. 5.4
  • Plauen became part of the communist German Democratic Republic ( GDR), but just barely.
    p. 227.6

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