extraterritorial

adjective ex·tra·ter·ri·to·ri·al \ ˌek-strə-ˌter-ə-ˈtȯr-ē-əl \
Updated on: 8 Jan 2018

Definition of extraterritorial

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

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First Known Use of extraterritorial

1869


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extraterritorial

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

legal Definition of extraterritorial

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

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