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 Definition Country in the South Pacific; constitutional monarchy and a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. [d] [e]
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Hi! I have started this page on New Zealand, anyone with any knowledge please add to the page. If appropriate please reference any information provided. :)

Mention of Commonwealth in the lede

While New Zealand's membership of the Commonwealth is certainly worth mentioning somewhere in the article, I don't think that it's particularly a defining feature of the country any more, since NZ's relationship with the United Kingdom is becoming less relevant with each passing year. When I get a moment, I will expand somewhat on the history section, including some stuff about NZ's colonial history, and I think that perhaps the reference to the Commonwealth would be better mentioned in relation to that than in the lede. Josy Shewell Brockway 13:52, 18 April 2009 (UTC)