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English definition of “national”

national

adjective [not gradable]    /ˈnæʃ·ə·nəl/
relating to all parts of a nation or to a nation as a whole rather than to any part of it: National headquarters of the company are in Atlanta, with branches throughout the country . National news goes on the front page of the newspaper , with local news in the second section .
(Definition of national adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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