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ex′ter·ri·to′ri·al′i·ty (-ăl′ĭ-tē) n.
ex′ter·ri·to′ri·al·ly adv.
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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a variant of extraterritorial
exˌterriˌtoriˈality n
ˌexterriˈtorially adv
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(ˈɛk strəˌtɛr ɪˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-)

also exterritorial

existing or functioning beyond local territorial jurisdiction.
ex′tra•ter`ri•to′ri•al•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.exterritorial - outside territorial limits or jurisdiction; "fishing in extraterritorial waters"; "enjoying exterritorial privileges and rights"
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