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Meaning of “international” in the English Dictionary

"international" in British English

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internationaladjective

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈnæʃ.ən.əl/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/
A2 involving more than one ​country: international ​politics an international ​team of ​scientists
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internationally
adverb uk   us   /-i/
B1 Her internationally ​acclaimednovel has ​won several ​literaryprizes.

internationalnoun [C]

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈnæʃ.ən.əl/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/ UK
a ​sportseventinvolving more than one ​country, or a ​person who ​competes in it: a one-day international Six ​rugby internationals (= ​players) were ​charged with taking ​drugs to ​improvetheirperformance.
(Definition of international from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"international" in American English

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internationaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌɪn·tərˈnæʃ·ə·nəl/
involving more than one ​country: international ​affairs/​trade
internationally
adverb [not gradable]  us   /ˌɪn·tərˈnæʃ·ə·nəl·i/
an internationally ​acclaimedscientist
(Definition of international from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"international" in Business English

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internationaladjective

uk   us   /ˌɪntəˈnæʃənəl/
relating to or ​including more than one country: The ​supermarketchain looks set to continue its ​policy of international ​expansion. domestic and international ​markets
(Definition of international from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “international”
in Korean 국제적인…
in Arabic دَوْلي…
in Malaysian antarabangsa…
in French international…
in Russian международный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 國際的…
in Italian internazionale…
in Turkish uluslararası/milletlerarası/beynelmilel…
in Polish międzynarodowy…
in Spanish internacional…
in Vietnamese quốc tế…
in Portuguese internacional…
in Thai ระหว่างประเทศ…
in German international…
in Catalan internacional…
in Japanese 国際的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 国际的…
in Indonesian internasional…
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