- of or relating to law outside of local jurisdiction.
- of or relating to another jurisdiction, as of another nation or state.
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In the past, foreign policy differences between the parties were often at the margins.Election live updates: Trump returns to Wisconsin; Biden to face live audience at town hall|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
The boost in admissions is partly down to the continued enthusiasm of foreign students for studying in the United Kingdom.UK Universities Predicted a COVID-19 Crash. They Got the Opposite|Fiona Zublin|September 17, 2020|Ozy
It has taken a long time for biology and medicine to arrive at the idea that significant portions of an individual’s own body are foreign to it.What the Meadow Teaches Us - Issue 90: Something Green|Andreas Weber|September 16, 2020|Nautilus
The contracts can be so strict that if enforced they could prevent an employee from, for example, trading equities or foreign exchange for the rest of their careers.The losses continue to pile up for hedge fund king Ray Dalio|Bernhard Warner|September 15, 2020|Fortune
Aside from Major League Soccer and the National Hockey League, no other major sport has a higher foreign player participation rate, say experts.Can Small-Town America Survive Pandemic’s Hit to Minor League Baseball?|Charu Kasturi|September 14, 2020|Ozy
Cambodia, with its seemingly free press, is also a haven for foreign journalists.
What they believe impacts economic policy, foreign policy, education policy, environmental policy, you name it.
Huckabee is also not burdened by, or beholden to, foreign investors.
What if there were a legal dispute between the foreign investor and his or her Egyptian partners or collaborators?
The Italian foreign ministry has declined to comment on the video.Jihadis Release New Year’s Eve Video of Italian Female Hostages|Jamie Dettmer, Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
At that age and in its then condition a strong ruler--native if possible, if not, foreign--was by far the best hope for Ireland.The Story Of Ireland|Emily Lawless
The national type of woman appears here in good preservation, and not too much hampered by foreign airs.Spanish Vistas|George Parsons Lathrop
Eventually he was thrust from his high position by an intrigue set on foot by German courtiers and backed by foreign influence.Memoirs of Leonora Christina|Leonora Christina Ulfeldt
Other blind species are found in foreign waters, while others with small eyes are found in American waters.
Upon this another of the foreign merchants cries, By gar, if they will not have it at all, we must throw it overboard!A History of Caricature and Grotesque|Thomas Wright