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What's the term for, "the power to forbid or stop an act of government"?
veto
It's like pressing the stop button.
What's the term for "a set of rules a group of people live by"?
laws
It's like house rules or classroom rules.
What's the term for "a person with unlimited power"?
dictator
This person is not a representative.
What's the term for "the group of laws on which a government is based"?
constitution
It's like a manual.
What's the term for "government of a country by its people"?
democracy
It's like student government.
What's the term for "the control and organization of a country and its people"?
government
It's like a family.
What's the term for "a government in which power is held by representatives elected by the people"?
republic
It's like a board of directors.
What's the term for "choose by voting"?
elect
It's like making a decision.
What's the term for "a person chosen to act or speak for others"?
representative
It's like a mother or father.
What's the term for "freedom"?
liberty
It's like independence.