condominium, international


condominium, international
A non-self-governing territory over which two states share administrative control. In this context the term coimperium is sometimes used interchangeably with the term condominium.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


condominium, international
A non-self-governing territory over which two states share administrative control. In this context the term coimperium is sometimes used interchangeably with the term condominium.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • international condominium — A non self governing territory over which two states share administrative control. In this context the term coimperium is sometimes used interchangeably with the term condominium. Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005 …   Law dictionary

  • condominium — c.1714, joint rule or sovereignty, from Mod.L., joint sovereignty, apparently coined in German c.1700 from L. com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + dominum right of ownership (see DOMAIN (Cf. domain)). A word in politics and international law until …   Etymology dictionary

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  • Condominium — Pour les appartements en copropriété en Amérique du Nord, voir Copropriété. Un condominium est, en droit international public, un territoire sur lequel plusieurs puissances (généralement deux États) exercent une souveraineté conjointe. Un… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …   Universalium

  • Condominium —    Droit international public: régime de co souveraineté de deux ou plusieurs Etats sur un même territoire …   Lexique de Termes Juridiques

  • condominium — /kɒndəˈmɪniəm / (say konduh mineeuhm) noun 1. joint or concurrent dominion. 2. International Law joint sovereignty over a territory by several foreign states. 3. Also, Colloquial, condo. Chiefly US a. a block of high rise apartments or units. b.… …   Australian English dictionary


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