The fact of achieving national independence or autonomy(noun)
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Use "nationhood" in a sentence
"If Canada can solve her bilingual and bicultural problem, as I am confident she will, her nationhood is assured, with very close economic relations with the U.S. dictated by the facts of her situation but secure in her political independence."
"I agree that the case for Palestinian nationhood is weak on theoretical grounds."
"The entire point of nationhood is to place the welfare of citizens over that of non-citizens. superdestroyer says:"