1. national bank a commercial bank chartered by the federal government
  2. Nationalist China a government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the Communists led by Mao Zedong
  3. national leader a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs
  4. nationalistic fanatically patriotic
  5. teaching reading teaching beginners to read
  6. national flag an emblem flown as a symbol of nationality
  7. nationalization changing something from private to state control
  8. national debt the debt of the national government
  9. nationalisation changing something from private to state ownership or control
  10. national holiday authorized by law and limiting work or official business
  11. nationality the status of belonging to a particular country
  12. national park a tract of land declared by the national government to be public property
  13. National Guard United States military reserves recruited by the states and equipped by the federal government; subject to call by either
  14. national trading policy a government's policy controlling foreign trade
  15. nationalism the doctrine that your country's interests are superior
  16. second reading the second presentation of a bill in a legislature
  17. national debt ceiling a limit set by Congress beyond which the national debt cannot rise; periodically raised by Congress
  18. vocational training training for a specific vocation in industry or agriculture or trade
  19. inflectional ending an inflection that is added at the end of a root word
  20. national anthem a song formally adopted as the anthem for a nation