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Credibility (un):

the fact that someone can be believed or trusted

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Constitutionality (un):

the quality of being allowed by or contained in a constitution

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To Disenfranchise:

to take away power or opportunities, especially the right to vote, from a person or group

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Prism (cn):

a transparent glass or plastic object that separates white light that passes through it into different colours

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Warfare (un):

the activity of fighting a war, often including the weapons and methods that are used.

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Governor (cn):

a person in charge of a particular political unit

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To put out sth:

to publish sth or make information generally known

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To campaign:

to organize a series of activities to try to achieve sth

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Minimally (adv):

slightly

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Parliamentary (adj):

of or relating to a parliament

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Territory (n)

[AREA]: land, or sometimes sea, that is considered as belonging to or connected with a particular country or person

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To unfold

[DEVELOP]: if a situation or story unfolds, it develops or becomes clear to other people

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To distract:

to make someone stop giving their attention to sth

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To cope:
 to cope with

to deal successfully with a difficult situation

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vacuum (n)

[EMPTY SPACE]: a space from which most or all of the matter has been removed, or where there is little or no matter

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fair go (exclamation) (n):

sth you say when you want someone to act in a reasonable way

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to vote:
 we are voting in this survey

to express your choice or opinion, especially by officially writing a mark on a paper or by raising your hand or speaking in a meeting

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correctness (un):

[CARE]

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to broaden (v):

to become wider, or to cause sth to become wider

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muster (cn):

a group of people, especially soldiers, who have been brought together