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the Maastricht Treatynoun

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an ​agreement made in 1992 by the countries of the ​European Union to ​create a ​singleeconomicmarket and the Euro (= the ​unit of ​money used in most ​European Union countries): The Maastricht ​treaty has been called the ​blueprint for Europe's ​economic and ​monetaryunion.
(Definition of the Maastricht Treaty from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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