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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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Fuelled by globalization and by technological advancements allowing for easier communication and transportation, transnational connections have been rising since the 1990s.
This essay considers the potential of histories of transnational movements of people, comparative histories of particular movements, and the erosion of boundaries between British domestic and imperial history, to expand and revise social histories of place.
It argues "the regional patterns of conflict and violence have been deeply molded by international and transnational relations, rather than being the result of a peculiar Middle Eastern culture.
Razmig Shirinian's background as a political science teacher lends to a scholarly assessment of social welfare and international collaborative arrangements in POLITICS OF TRANSNATIONAL MINORITIES: SOCIAL WELFARE AND HUMAN SETTLEMENTS.
A publisher of international legal materials since 1948, Oceana was family-owned and produces legal information on international law and transnational commercial law specifically designed for law librarians, practicing attorneys, business executives, academicians, and researchers worldwide.
Fish tracks the wide-ranging and often transnational mid-century travels of three women, black and white--Nancy Gardner Prince, Mary Jane Grant Seacole, and Margaret Fuller--and their hybrid accounts of travel and self-discovery.
However, as late entrants--compared to their Asian and Western counterparts--to transnational commerce with less than two decades of globalization experience, Chinese firms are likely to be disadvantaged in a number of ways.
Maria Guadalupe Moog Rodrigues, Global Evnironmentalism and Local Politics: Transnational Advocacy Networks in Brazil, Ecuador, and India.
Whether it is energy security or environmental pollution, shared transnational and economic interests increasingly bind at least five of Northeast Asia's major states together.
This book is a critical analysis of the role of transnational women's groups in setting the agenda for women's health, especially in the area of sexual and reproductive health, both at national and international levels.
How to promote transnational collaboration in implementing quarantine was the topic of a January 19-23, 2004, conference sponsored by the Defense Threat Reduction Agency.
These transnational processes, added to ongoing restrictions against Kurds at home, have also facilitated the communication and movement of different Kurdish communities across borders.

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