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national meaning

EN[ˈnæʃ(ə)nəl]
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WNational
  • National may refer to:
  • Nation or country
  • Nationality – a national is person who is subject to a nation, regardless of whether the person has full rights as a citizen
  • National (distribution), a type of product or publication that is distributed across an entire nation, e.g., a national magazine
  • Places
  • National, Maryland, census-designated place
  • National, Utah, ghost town
  • National, West Virginia, unincorporated community
  • Other uses
  • National (brand), a brand name of electronic goods from Panasonic
  • National String Instrument Corporation, a guitar company formed to manufacture the first resonator guitars
FR national

    Definition of national in English Dictionary

  • NounPLnationals
    1. A subject of a nation.
      1. The diplomats were advised not to interact with any foreign nationals except on official duty.
    2. (usually in the plural) A tournament in which participants from all over the nation compete.
      1. After winning the regional tournament, the team advanced to the nationals.
  • AdjectiveCOMmore nationalSUPmost national
    1. Of or having to do with a nation.
      1. (by extension) Of or having to do with a country (sovereign state).
        1. Import tariffs were raised for the national interest.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • I am happy to note that the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC) is going to promote informal volunteerism through the Vertical Kampong initiative.
        • You get the Finnish state flag by defacing the national flag with the state coat of arms placed in the middle of the cross.
        • I won't be losing sleep over the national budget deficit.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
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        1. fr national
        2. en nationality
        3. en nationalism
        4. en nationally
        5. en nationalist
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        Grammatically, this word "national" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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