noun see supranational

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Supranational law — is a form of international law, based on the limitation of the rights of sovereign nations between one another. It contrasts to public international law, which involves the United Nations, the Geneva conventions, or the law of the sea because… …   Wikipedia

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