Definition of international law in English:

international law

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[mass noun]
  • A body of rules established by custom or treaty and recognized by nations as binding in their relations with one another.
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    • This law has a twofold relationship with the general body of public international law.
    • The body of law which deals with this issue is known as the conflict of laws or private international law.
    • Comparisons between international law and domestic criminal law do indeed appear stark.

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