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    Arrow stake

    Official stake
    Does it mean main stake or government stake?


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    Re: stake

    I would guess government stake, but nobody can be certain without knowledge of the CONTEXT.

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    Arrow Re: stake

    While Mexico city feared the consequences, it could d o nothing to reverse the trend. Still, the customs post provid ed a federal presence and assured the nation an official stake in protecting its rights

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    Re: stake

    Quote Originally Posted by hadada View Post
    While Mexico city feared the consequences, it could d o nothing to reverse the trend. Still, the customs post provid ed a federal presence and assured the nation an official stake in protecting its rights
    It means 'a government stake'.

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