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treatynoun [C]

 us   /ˈtri·t̬i/
politics & government a written agreement between two or more countries that is formally approved and signed by their leaders: Under the treaty (= according to the agreement), inspections are required to see if any country is secretly developing nuclear arms.
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treatynoun [C]

uk   /ˈtriː.ti/  us   /ˈtriː.t̬i/
C2 a written agreement between two or more countries, formally approved and signed by their leaders: a peace treaty the treaty on European union [+ to infinitive] We've signed/concluded a treaty with neighbouring states to limit emissions of harmful gases.

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treatynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtriːti/ (plural treaties)
GOVERNMENT, LAW an agreement between two or more countries, formally approved by their governments: ratify/sign a treaty The latest nation to ratify the treaty is France.an air/trade treaty The US wants a new air treaty with the UK to lift barriers on the cities that each nations' carriers can serve.
LAW a formal agreement between two people, companies, or organizations: Sales of partnership property should be conducted by private treaty or at auction.
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Translations of “treaty”
in Korean 조약…
in Arabic مُعاهَدة…
in Malaysian perjanjian…
in French traité…
in Russian соглашение, договор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 條約, 協定…
in Italian trattato…
in Turkish antlaşma, muahede…
in Polish traktat…
in Spanish tratado…
in Vietnamese hiệp ước…
in Portuguese tratado…
in Thai สนธิสัญญา…
in German der Vertrag…
in Catalan tractat…
in Japanese (国家間の)条約, 協定…
in Chinese (Simplified) 条约, 协定…
in Indonesian persetujuan…
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