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Noun Concept
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protectorate  associated state
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A state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairs; protectorates are established by treaty WordNet 3.0
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A state or territory partly controlled by (but not a possession of) a stronger state but autonomous in internal affairs; protectorates are established by treaty WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
An associated state is the minor partner in a formal, free relationship between a political territory with a degree of statehood and a nation, for which no other specific term, such as protectorate, is adopted. Wikipedia
A protectorate is a state that is controlled and protected by another sovereign state. Wikipedia
A type of political relationship that one country may have with another country Wikipedia Disambiguation
Territory that is protected diplomatically or militarily by a stronger state Wikidata
Minor partner in a formal, free relationship between a political territory Wikidata
A political entity that formally agrees by treaty to enter into an unequal relationship with another, stronger state, called the protector, which engages to protect it against third parties, in exchange for which the protectorate usually accepts specified obligations, which may vary greatly, depending on the real nature of their relationship. OmegaWiki
An autonomous territory that is protected diplomatically or militarily against third parties by a stronger state or entity. Wiktionary
A protected autonomous state. Wiktionary (translation)