Commonwealth of Nations

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Synonyms for Commonwealth of Nations

an association of nations consisting of the United Kingdom and several former British colonies that are now sovereign states but still pay allegiance to the British Crown

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In essence the British Commonwealth of Nations was the framework within which the self-governing colonies--or Dominions, as they were styled after 1907--came to independence.
We should concentrate on developing closer relationships with the British Commonwealth of Nations.
Formerly known as the British Commonwealth of Nations, it is a loose association of former British colonies, dependencies and other territories - and Mozambique, which has no historical ties to Britain.
In Zurich he promised 'The British Commonwealth of Nations' would be a friend to this family of Europe, alongside America and the Soviet Union.
His clients include "Fortune 500 Corporations, foreign governments, parastatals, associations, health and mental health systems," and he has been a consultant to offices of "The British Commonwealth of Nations" and "organizations in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Japan, Latin America, .
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