extraterritoriality

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extraterritorial +‎ -ity

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extraterritoriality (usually uncountable, plural extraterritorialities)

  1. (law, uncountable) Immunity from the local laws of a certain area, especially due to diplomatic negotiation.
  2. (countable) A territory or space that is under the power of a certain area but not defined by its norms.

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