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Synonyms of states' rights

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1. states' rights, doctrine, philosophy, philosophical system, school of thought, ism

usage: a doctrine that federal powers should be curtailed and returned to the individual states

2. states' rights, right

usage: the rights conceded to the states by the United States constitution

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