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Nation

A group of persons with a common identity completely separate from other groups. There is no consensus as to what separates a nation from, say, an ethnic group beyond wide acceptance of a group's identity as a nation. Many nations also have their own states or countries, though most countries are multinational.
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I cannot be ignorant of the fact that many worthy and patriotic citizens are desirous of having the national Constitution amended.
The proposed Constitution, therefore, is, in strictness, neither a national nor a federal Constitution, but a composition of both.
I am touched and deeply honored to be selected by my fellow disabled veterans as your National Commander," said Barton.
CLIENT: National Cattlemen's Beef Association, Centennial, GO--Polly Ruhland
We urgently need a more comprehensive national approach to the collection and analysis of noninfectious disease data and the integration of that information with environmental hazard monitoring and exposure data.
With 34 champs in four national forests and a national monument, Arizona's a good place to start.
3) First National and Nueces Bank compete directly in the Corpus Christi, Texas, banking market.
The purpose of the National Rehabilitation Association as outlined in its constitution is to advance rehabilitation of all persons with disabilities by--
Terms of the agreement call for Liberty National Bancorp, Inc.
There is no public consensus as to what direction the United States should undertake in national health care reform.
Under the terms of the merger agreement, which has been unanimously approved by both companies' boards of directors, Landmark National shareholders will have the option to receive either $12.

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