[eks-ter-i-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-] /ˌɛks tɛr ɪˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-/
[ek-struh-ter-i-tawr-ee-al-i-tee, -tohr-] /ˈɛk strəˌtɛr ɪˌtɔr iˈæl ɪ ti, -ˌtoʊr-/
immunity from the jurisdiction of a nation, granted to foreign diplomatic officials, foreign warships, etc.
the applicability or exercise of a sovereign’s laws outside its territory.
a variant of extraterritorial
noun (international law)
the privilege granted to some aliens, esp diplomats, of being exempt from the jurisdiction of the state in which they reside
the right or privilege of a state to exercise authority in certain circumstances beyond the limits of its territory
also extra-territoriality, 1803, from extraterritorial (from extra- + territorial) + -ity.
extima ex·ti·ma (ěk’stə-mə) n. The outermost coat of a blood vessel.
[ik-stingkt] /ɪkˈstɪŋkt/ adjective 1. no longer in existence; that has ended or died out: an extinct species of fish. 2. no longer in use; obsolete: an extinct custom. 3. extinguished; quenched; not burning. 4. having ceased eruption; no longer active: an extinct volcano. /ɪkˈstɪŋkt/ adjective 1. (of an animal or plant species) having no living […]
[ik-stingk-shuh n] /ɪkˈstɪŋk ʃən/ noun 1. the act of . 2. the fact or condition of being or . 3. suppression; abolition; annihilation: the extinction of an army. 4. Biology. the act or process of becoming ; a coming to an end or dying out: the extinction of a species. 5. Psychology. the reduction or […]
[ik-stingk-tiv] /ɪkˈstɪŋk tɪv/ adjective 1. tending or serving to extinguish. /ɪkˈstɪŋktɪv/ adjective 1. tending or serving to extinguish or make extinct