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  Types of Government
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Transitional

 
Germans celebrating the fall of the Berlin Wall Transitional
A country that is changing from one type of government to another has a transitional government.

For example, a dictatorship may turn into a democracy after the dictator dies.

The change between governments can take several years.

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