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multilateral

adjective     /ˌmʌl.tiˈlæt.ər.əl/ US  /-t̬iˈlæt̬.ɚ-/
involving more than two groups or countries: Seven countries are taking part in the multilateral talks. → Compare bilateral, unilateralSingle, double and multipleInternational politics and government multilaterally     /-i/ adverb Single, double and multipleInternational politics and government
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