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unilateral

adjective uk   /ˌjuː.nɪˈlæt.ər.əl/ us    /-ˈlæt̬.ɚ-/
involving only one group or country: The party leader has actually declared her support for unilateral nuclear disarmament (= giving up her country's nuclear weapons without first waiting for other countries to do the same). Single, double and multiple
unilateralism
noun [U] uk   /-ɪ.zəm/ us  
Politics
unilateralist
noun [C] uk   /-ɪst/ us  
Politics
unilaterally
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Single, double and multiple
(Definition of unilateral from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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