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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,
  • National (distribution),
  • Places
  • National, Maryland, census-designated place
  • National, Utah, ghost town
  • National, West Virginia, unincorporated community
  • 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
        • His great advertising line, “For That Tired Feeling Take Hood's,” has come into national fame.
        • Humiliating your kid on national television for a short-term profit is one of the biggest fuck yous that a parent can ever give to their own child. ‎
        • Tricolours are seen in the national flags of over twenty countries, including Belgium, France, India, Italy, Russia, The Netherlands and the Republic of Ireland.

    Meaning of national for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "national" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
        Difficultness: Level 1
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        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 9
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        Definite    ➨     Versatile
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