extraterritoriality

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noun ex·tra·ter·ri·to·ri·al·i·ty \-ˌtȯr-ē-ˈa-lə-tē\

Definition of extraterritoriality

  1. :  exemption from the application or jurisdiction of local law or tribunals

1836

First Known Use of extraterritoriality

1836


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extraterritoriality

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noun ex·tra·ter·ri·to·ri·al·i·ty \ˌek-strə-ˌter-ə-ˌtōr-ē-ˈa-lə-tē\

Legal Definition of extraterritoriality

  1. :  exemption from the application or jurisdiction of local law or tribunals


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