Meaning of INTERNATIONAL in English

I. ˌin-tər-ˈnash-nəl, -ˈna-shə-n ə l adjective

Date: 1780

1. : of, relating to, or affecting two or more nations

international trade

2. : of, relating to, or constituting a group or association having members in two or more nations

international movement

3. : active, known, or reaching beyond national boundaries

an international reputation

• in·ter·na·tion·al·i·ty -ˌna-shə-ˈna-lə-tē noun

• in·ter·na·tion·al·ly -ˈnash-nə-lē, -ˈna-shə-n ə l-ē adverb

II. noun

Date: 1870

: one that is international ; especially : an organization of international scope

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.