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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A quality, state, or privilege of general or partial exemption from the application of local law or jurisdiction of local tribunals.

Usage examples (37)
  • This extraterritoriality creates thorny legal precedents.
  • I'm very sensitive to the whole question of extraterritoriality.
  • Intraterritoriality is in a sense a mirror of extraterritoriality.
  • Typical of unequal treaties, Japan also acquired extraterritoriality. for more
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