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dispositif

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the French.

NounEdit

dispositif (plural dispositifs)

  1. (international law) A document that communicates the general stance taken by some organization or nation on a particular issue.
    Thereafter the court ruled unanimously in paragraph 2c of its dispositif that threat or use of force by means of nuclear weapons is contrary to the UN charter and is unlawful.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root of Latin dispositum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dispositif m (plural dispositifs)

  1. measures, expedient, means to an end
  2. device, machine, system
  3. operation, plan
  4. (law) dispositif

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