noun International Law.
Origin of retorsion
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Historical Examples of retorsion
Mallarmé set him to cryptic harmonies, and placed him in a dim rich forest (though he called him a faun; a faun in retorsion).Unicorns
Although such acts may be met by retorsion, they are not illegal and therefore not delinquent acts.
Retorsion, reprisals, pacific blockade, and war will be treated in the second volume of this work.
For the application of retorsion is confined to political, and that of reprisals to legal differences.
The question when retorsion is and when it is not justified is not one of law, and is difficult to answer.