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 (trăns-năsh′ə-nəl, trănz-)
1. Reaching beyond or transcending national boundaries: "the transnational ramifications of terror networks" (Emanuel Litvinoff).
2. Relating to or involving several nations or nationalities: transnational organizations.


(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) extending beyond the boundaries, interests, etc, of a single nation


(trænsˈnæʃ ə nl, trænz-)

going beyond national boundaries or interests.
trans•na′tion•al•ism, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.transnational - involving or operating in several nations or nationalitiestransnational - involving or operating in several nations or nationalities; "multinational corporations"; "transnational terrorist networks"
international - concerning or belonging to all or at least two or more nations; "international affairs"; "an international agreement"; "international waters"


A. ADJtransnacional
B. Ntransnacional f
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