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intergovernmental Syllabification: in·ter·gov·ern·men·tal
Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərˌɡəvər(n)ˈmen(t)l/

Definition of intergovernmental in English:


Of, relating to, or conducted between two or more governments: an intergovernmental conference
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  • For the next two decades the EEC was de facto intergovernmental and advances to supranationality were blocked.
  • As such, the powers of member states and the intergovernmental dimension of the European Union have been privileged in the field of CFSP.
  • Finally, the intergovernmental method finds member governments monopolizing both power to determine policy and power to decide how to organize cooperation.


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