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Definition of Regime

Regime

  1. Mode or system of rule or management; character of government, or of the prevailing social system.
  2. The condition of a river with respect to the rate of its flow, as measured by the volume of water passing different cross sections in a given time, uniform regime being the condition when the flow is equal and uniform at all the cross sections.

Regime Quotations

It is almost universally felt that when we call a country democratic we are praising it; consequently, the defenders of every kind of regime claim that it is a democracy, and fear that they might have to stop using the word if it were tied down to any one meaning.
George Orwell

In South Africa, we could not have achieved our freedom and just peace without the help of people around the world, who through the use of non-violent means, such as boycotts and divestment, encouraged their governments and other corporate actors to reverse decades-long support for the Apartheid regime.
Desmond Tutu

Every terrorist regime in the world uses isolation to break people's spirits.
bell hooks

Criminality is always the result of poverty. Countries that experience such a fundamental change as we have - we had the apartheid regime and must now develop a multicultural democracy - must necessarily pass through a phase of high crime rates.
Jacob Zuma

'Shabiha' is a difficult word to translate into English. It comes from the word Syrians used to describe the luxury Mercedes favored by the Assad family's operatives that the enforcers of the regime used to move money, smuggle weapons and intimidate opponents.
Richard Engel
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Regime Translations

regime in Afrikaans is regime
regime in Afrikaans is regime
regime in Dutch is stelsel, staatsvorm, regime
regime in Dutch is staatsvorm, regime, stelsel
regime in German is Regierungsform
regime in Hungarian is uralom, rezsim, rendszer
regime in Italian is regime
regime in Swedish is ordning, styrelse, regim
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