extraterritorial

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adjective ex·tra·ter·ri·to·ri·al \ˌek-strə-ˌter-ə-ˈtȯr-ē-əl\

Definition of extraterritorial

  1. :  existing or taking place outside the territorial limits of a jurisdiction

1869

First Known Use of extraterritorial

1869


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extraterritorial

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adjective ex·tra·ter·ri·to·ri·al \ˌek-strə-ˌter-ə-ˈtōr-ē-əl\

Legal Definition of extraterritorial

  1. :  existing or taking place outside the territorial limits of a jurisdiction


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