HyperDic: international_waters

English > 1 sense of the expression international waters:
NOUNobjectinternational waters, high seathe open seas of the world outside the territorial waters of any nation
English > international waters: 1 sense > noun 1, object
MeaningThe open seas of the world outside the territorial waters of any nation.
Synonymhigh sea
Part ofmain, brinyAny very large body of (salt) water
Broaderbody of water, waterThe part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)
Oppositeterritorial watersThe waters surrounding a nation and its territories over which that nation exercises sovereign jurisdiction
Spanishalta mar
Catalanmaror

©2001-19 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict