Definition of "autonomy"
  1. The condition or capability of making one's own decisions without external influence or control
How to use "autonomy" in a sentence
  1. In the context of state law, autonomy allows the state to enact and enforce its own laws.
  2. The autonomy of a private corporation means it can set its own policies and procedures.
  3. The autonomy of individuals is protected by personal rights outlined in the constitution.

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