rechtsstaat

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Dutch[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Around the 1860s. From recht +‎ -s- +‎ staat, calque of German Rechtsstaat.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛxt.staːt/
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  • Hyphenation: rechts‧staat

Noun[edit]

rechtsstaat m (plural rechtsstaten, diminutive rechtsstaatje n)

  1. constitutional state: a state which has rule of law