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COUNTRY. By country is meant the state of which one is a member.
2. Every man's country is in general the state in which he happens to
have been born, though there are some exceptions. See Domicil; Inhabitant.
But a man has the natural right to expatriate himself, i. e. to abandon his
country, or his right of citizenship acquired by means of naturalization in
any country in which he may have taken up his residence. See Allegiance;
Citizen; Expatriation. in another sense, country is the same as pais. (q.v.)
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Mr Lenihan appealed to the country
to avoid knee-jerk and defensive reactions for what is one of the biggest planned cutbacks in the history of the State.
The problem is that one member of parliament from the CSU has appealed to the country
's Constitutional Court for the alleged breach of protection of the fundamental rights of citizens, which should delay the conclusion of the ratification process in Germany.
She appealed to the country
's ruling military junta to welcome international aid, amid concerns that Burma's generals would be reluctant to co-operate with outside relief efforts.
Andrew and Graham Stow appealed to the country
's highest court against their sentence, imposed two years ago.