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patrial

(in Britain formerly) a person having by statute the right of abode in the United Kingdom, and so not subject to immigration control
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"Therefore we see a defence of the Union as absolutely crucial to this debate." It adds: "Should a referendum be felt appropriate, we would ask that Welsh men and women not resident in Wales, but who can demonstrate a patrial connection to the principality, be permitted to vote.
(47) Speaking in Argentina, Chavez started by declaring "Viva la Patrial Viva la P atria Grande" Later reinforcing its importance, he stated: "[t]o have a Patria, in order to achieve our dreams, to make Utopia possible, in order to achieve the salvation of our peoples.