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nationality

na·tion·al·i·ty

nationality

pronunciation:
neI sh nae lih ti
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: noun
inflections: nationalities
definition 1: the condition of belonging to a particular nation by virtue of birth or naturalization.
definition 2: the connection between a nation and some property.
the nationality of the submarines
definition 3: the existence of an independent sovereign state.
definition 4: a people living in the same geographic region and having a common history, language, and culture.
Word Parts
The word nationality contains the following part:
nat Latin root that means birth; born