Meaning of UNITARY in English

UNITARY

adjective

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■ NOUN

authority

In a statement Mr Gould said Labour was committed to unitary authorities .

It wants a unitary authority and it wants it to be based upon its present framework.

That is ironic given Labour's supposed support for the concept of unitary authorities which the Government are pursuing.

They may recommend a structure based on unitary authorities or the present two-tier arrangements.

The new unitary authorities there will be known as county councils.

We are predisposed towards unitary authorities .

In the large conurbations, the creation of unitary authorities has required new quangos and joint boards to handle such issues.

We believe that there are strong arguments in favour of unitary authorities .

state

In unitary states , governments must evaluate the trade-off between higher taxes and higher welfare benefits.

More than 70 percent of the current countries are unitary states .

The major advantage of a unitary state is the presence of clear, hierarchical authority.

system

We will reform principal local councils into a unitary system based on natural communities and the wishes of local people.

This supports the presence of distinct primary and secondary memory stores rather than a unitary system .

The Royal Commission had recommended a regional tier as a necessary complement to a unitary system of local authorities.

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Both authors' work has been combined into a unitary whole.

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Arbiter theorists also recognize that liberal democratic states vary greatly in their internal organization between federal and unitary forms.

Being defined in terms of tension or paradox, ambiguity's potential diversity was restored to some sort of unitary wholeness.

It wants a unitary authority and it wants it to be based upon its present framework.

More than 70 percent of the current countries are unitary states.

The degree to which the entire godhead is evoked as a unitary spiritual conception depends upon the circumstances.

The smallest metropolitan county had, therefore, a population approximately double that of the largest unitary authority.

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