[ noun ] (government) a government with strong central powers
Used in print(Richard I. McCosh, "Recreation Site Selection"...)
The new_editions of topographic maps being made by the federal_government are excellent for orienting yourself to the natural features of the site .(Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities. U.S. Dep...)
The property sales assistance program is designed to assist small business_concerns that may wish to buy property offered for sale by the Federal_Government .
SBA works closely with the principal property disposal installations of the Federal_Government in reviewing proposed sales programs and identifying those types of property that small business_concerns are most likely to be interested in purchasing .(John Michael Ray, "Rhode Island's Reactions...)
During the Brown trial , however , the state 's most powerful Democratic newspaper , the Providence_Daily_Post , stated that Brown was a murderer , a man of blood , and that he and his associates , with the assistance of Republicans and Abolitionists , had plotted not_only the liberation of the slaves but also the overthrow of state and federal_governments .