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trea·ty

 (trē′tē)
n. pl. trea·ties
1.
a. A formal written agreement between two or more nations.
b. The document in which such an agreement is set down.
2. Archaic Negotiation for the purpose of reaching an agreement.
3. Obsolete
a. A contract or agreement.
b. An entreaty.

[Middle English tretee, from Old French traite, from Latin tractātus, discussion, from past participle of tractāre, to drag about, deal with; see treat.]
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treaty

(ˈtriːtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy)
a. a formal agreement or contract between two or more states, such as an alliance or trade arrangement
b. the document in which such a contract is written
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) any international agreement
3. any pact or agreement
4. (Commerce) an agreement between two parties concerning the purchase of property at a price privately agreed between them
5. archaic negotiation towards an agreement
6. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Canada)
a. any of the formal agreements between Indian bands and the federal government by which the Indians surrender their land rights in return for various forms of aid
b. (as modifier): treaty Indians; treaty money.
7. an obsolete word for entreaty
[C14: from Old French traité, from Medieval Latin tractātus treaty, from Latin: discussion, from tractāre to manage; see treat]
ˈtreatyless adj
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trea•ty

(ˈtri ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. a formal agreement between two or more states with reference to peace, alliance, commerce, or other international relations.
2. the formal document embodying such an international agreement.
3. any agreement or compact.
[1350–1400; Middle English trete < Anglo-French < Latin tractātus tractate]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.treaty - a written agreement between two states or sovereignstreaty - a written agreement between two states or sovereigns
written agreement - a legal document summarizing the agreement between parties
alliance - a formal agreement establishing an association or alliance between nations or other groups to achieve a particular aim
commercial treaty - a treaty governing commerce between two or more nations
peace treaty, pacification, peace - a treaty to cease hostilities; "peace came on November 11th"
convention - (diplomacy) an international agreement
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treaty

noun agreement, pact, contract, bond, alliance, bargain, convention, compact, covenant, entente, concordat negotiations over a 1992 treaty on global warming
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treaty

noun
A formal, usually written settlement between nations:
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Translations
مُعَاهَدَةمُعاهَدَه
smlouvamezinárodní smlouva
traktat
sopimus
ugovor
államközi szerzõdésszerződés
milliríkjasamningur, sáttmáli
条約
조약
līgums
pogodba
fördrag
สนธิสัญญา
hiệp ước

treaty

[ˈtriːtɪ] Ntratado m
Treaty of Accession (to EC) → Tratado m de Adhesión
Treaty of RomeTratado m de Roma
Treaty of UtrechtTratado m de Utrecht
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treaty

[ˈtriːti] ntraité m
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treaty

nVertrag m
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treaty

[ˈtriːtɪ] ntrattato, patto
to sell a house by private treaty (agreement) → vendere una casa con un accordo privato
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treaty

(ˈtriːti) plural ˈtreaties noun
a formal agreement between states or governments. They signed a peace treaty.
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treaty

مُعَاهَدَة smlouva traktat Vertrag συνθήκη tratado sopimus traité ugovor trattato 条約 조약 verdrag traktat traktat tratado договор fördrag สนธิสัญญา anlaşma hiệp ước 条约
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There is no fee for the service and no expiry date for the exchange of notes.
Tajikistan, Japan sign exchange notes AKIPRESS.COM - The Ceremony of Signing Ceremony of Exchange of Notes between the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan and the Government of Japan for the Project of the Rehabilitation of Kizilkala-Bokhtar Section of Dushanbe-Bokhtar Road (First Phase, Detailed Design) and Project for the Rehabilitation of Kizilkala-Bokhtar Section of Dushanbe-Bokhtar Road (Second Phase, Construction) took place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan on August 20.
He noted that this month, the Exchange of Notes were signed in order to provide a US$200 million loan for a road network that supports the foundation of people's livelihood in Mindanao.
Nepal and Japan last week signed the exchange of notes for revising the Air Service Agreement between Nepal and Japan signed in 1993, allowing Nepali airlines to operate direct flights to Japanese airports.
The Chinese government's free assistance is in accordance with an exchange of notes between the two countries executed on July 1, 2016.The exchange of note was followed by the contract signed on May 10, 2017.
The Philippines and Japan have signed exchange of notes on two official development assistance (ODA) projects geared toward enhancing defense and transport capabilities at the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
After Wednesday's exchange of notes, the Department of National Defense and Japan's Ministry of Defense will coordinate and finalize the details and schedule of the transfer, in the first quarter of 2019 at the earliest.
and Japanese Ambassador Koji Haneda signed the Exchange of Notes on Japan's donation of P5 billion worth of spare parts for UH-1H helicopters and maintenance equipment to the Philippine Air Force and the MRT-3 rehabilitation.
In this regard, an exchange of notes agreement was also signed between the ERD Secretary and Japanese Ambassador to Dhaka Hiroyasu Izumi.
The signing of Exchange of Notes and Grant Agreement pertaining to the above Grant took place yesterday, at the Ministry of Finance and Mass Media.
And tomorrow we will not be doing exchange of notes ( for outside customers),'' IBA chairman Rajeev Rishi told journalists.

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