central government

Definitions

Accounting

  • noun the main government of a country as opposed to municipal, local, provincial or state governments

Law

  • noun the main organisation dealing with the affairs of an entire country

Politics

  • noun the system of administration which operates nationally and deals with matters affecting the whole country, as opposed to local or regional government, which deal with matters which concern only some parts of the country
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