government-in-exile
government-in-exile government-in-exile n. A temporary government moved to or formed in a foreign land by exiles who hope to rule when their country is liberated. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • government-in-exile — noun a temporary government moved to or formed in a foreign land by exiles who hope to rule when their country is liberated • Hypernyms: ↑government, ↑authorities, ↑regime * * * | ̷ ̷( ̷ ̷) ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun (plural governments in exile) : a …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Republic of Serbian Krajina Government-in-exile — The Republic of Serbian Krajina Government in exile ( RSK ) is a self proclaimed government in exile for the Republic of Serbian Krajina.OverviewThis government existed for a short time period after Operation Storm in the mid 90s, but was… …   Wikipedia

  • Spanish Republican government in Exile — The Spanish Republican government in exile was a continuation of the government of the Second Spanish Republic, which was established in exile after the victory of Francisco Franco s forces in the Spanish Civil War in April 1939. It continued in… …   Wikipedia

  • Dutch government in exile — For the government in exile between 1795 and 1813, see Government of the Dutch Republic in Exile. The Dutch government in exile was the government of the Netherlands, headed by Queen Wilhelmina, that evacuated to London after the German invasion… …   Wikipedia

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