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"bilateral" in British English

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bilateraladjective

uk   /ˌbaɪˈlæt.ər.əl/  us   /ˌbaɪˈlæt̬.ɚ.əl/
involving two groups or countries: France and Germany have signed a bilateral agreement to help prevent drug smuggling.
bilaterally
adverb uk   /ˌbaɪˈlæt.ər.əl.i/  us   /ˌbaɪˈlæt̬.ɚ.əl.i/
(Definition of bilateral from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bilateral" in American English

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bilateraladjective [not gradable]

 us   /bɑɪˈlæt̬·ər·əl/
involving two groups or countries: bilateral relations The countries signed a bilateral agreement.
(Definition of bilateral from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"bilateral" in Business English

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bilateraladjective

uk   us   /baɪˈlætərəl/
involving or affecting two different organizations, countries, etc.: Futures contracts are bilateral agreements, with both the purchaser and the seller equally obligated to complete the transaction. Mexico already has bilateral trade agreements with Colombia, Venezuela, and Costa Rica.
bilaterally
adverb /ˌbaɪˈlætərəli/  us /-ˈlæṱɚ-/
There are a number of matters that can be discussed bilaterally at the highest level.
(Definition of bilateral from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bilateral”
in Vietnamese song phương…
in Spanish bilateral…
in Malaysian dua hala…
in Thai ทั้งสองด้าน…
in French bilatéral…
in German beiderseitig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙邊的,雙方的…
in Russian двусторонний…
in Turkish ikili, iki taraflı, iki kişi veya ülkeyi içeren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 双边的,双方的…
in Indonesian dua pihak…
in Polish dwustronny, bilateralny…
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