government (n) ˈgʌv ərn mənt, -ər mənt
government, authorities, regime (noun)
the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit
"the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities"
government, governing, governance, government activity, administration (noun)
the act of governing; exercising authority
"regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government"
(government) the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed
politics, political science, government (noun)
the study of government of states and other political units