nonintercourse


nonintercourse
non·intercourse

English syllables. 2014.

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  • nonintercourse — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonintercourse — (ˈ) ̷ ̷+ noun : suspension or absence of dealings or relations diplomatic nonintercourse between the two states continued 25 years especially : suspension by one country of commercial relations with another especially as employed during the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonintercourse — /non in teuhr kawrs , kohrs /, n. suspension of interchange in relations, esp. commercial or political relations. [1785 95, Amer.; NON + INTERCOURSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonintercourse — n. abeyance of exchange in relations (especially political) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Nonintercourse Act — Not to be confused with the Non Intercourse Act (1809). The Nonintercourse Act (also known as the Indian Intercourse Act or the Indian Nonintercourse Act) is the collective name given to six statutes passed by the United States Congress in 1790,… …   Wikipedia

  • Nonintercourse Act — U.S. Hist. the act of Congress (1809) prohibiting all shipping and trade between the United States and British or French controlled ports. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonintercourse laws — Laws prohibiting commerce with another nation. The closing of the ports of a nation to vessels of an offending state and the prohibition of the sailing of vessels from such ports to ports of the offender. 30 Am J Rev ed Internat L§53 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Nonintercourse Act — U.S. Hist. the act of Congress (1809) prohibiting all shipping and trade between the United States and British or French controlled ports …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oneida Cnty. v. Oneida Indian Nation of N.Y. State — Supreme Court of the United States Argued Oct. 1, 1984 …   Wikipedia

  • Aboriginal title in the United States — A document commemorating a 1636 conveyance of land from Narragansett chief Canonicus to Roger Williams The United States was the first jurisdiction to acknowledge the common law doctrine of aboriginal title (also known as original Indian title or …   Wikipedia