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And Mongolia is also the buffer state between China and Russia.

The Pharaohs might be glad to have Israel preserved as a "buffer state."

A buffer state was apt to become very soon a Boer territory.

There is no neutral zone, no buffer state, no silver streak between Mansoul and her immediate and military neighbours.

Consequently this little peninsula has always walked on uneasy paths, which is ever the fate of a buffer state.

Keep the lights separate from the shadows, let 126the half tone paper always come as a buffer state between them.

In early days it formed a "buffer state" between the Roman empire and the territory of the Cimbri and Alemanni.

Navarre was a buffer state in medieval times, and anyone who had nothing else to do used to kill time by invading it.

It is curious to notice how the "buffer State" policy has gone down in the world.

They merely held Syria as a buffer state, and claimed no more than an overlordship there.

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nounsmaller country dependent upon a larger one
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