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Law dictionary entry - legal definition of embargo

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In international law. A communication sent by a diplomatic rep- resentative to his home government, in regard to matters presented to him which he is unable or unwilling to decide without further Instructions. In the modern constitutional law of Switzerland, the referendum. Is a method of submitting an important legislative measure to a direct vote of the whole people. See PLEBISCITE.


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