the body of rules that nations generally recognize as binding in their conduct toward one another.
the body of rules generally recognized by civilized nations as governing their conduct towards each other and towards each other’s subjects
A body of rules and principles that govern the relations among nations. (See Geneva Conventions and International Court of Justice.)
[in-ter-nash-uh-nl] /ˌɪn tərˈnæʃ ə nl/ adjective 1. between or among nations; involving two or more nations: international trade. 2. of or relating to two or more nations or their citizens: a matter of international concern. 3. pertaining to the relations between nations: international law. 4. having members or activities in several nations: an international organization. […]
noun 1. a chess player of high ability but below the level of International Grand Master, as determined through specified types of international competitions. noun 1. (chess) the second highest title awarded by the FIDE to a player: won by obtaining a certain number of points during specific international chess tournaments Often shortened to master […]
noun, (sometimes initial capital letters) 1. a unit of scoring in contract bridge tournaments held in Europe. Abbreviation: IMP.
- International modernism
noun 1. See International Style
noun 1. an international organization that promotes the stabilization of the world’s currencies and maintains a monetary pool from which member nations can draw in order to correct a deficit in their balance of payments: a specialized agency of the United Nations. Abbreviation: IMF, I.M.F. noun 1. an international financial institution organized in 1945 to […]