Maastricht Treaty on European Union
- /maˈstrɪkt/ (say mah'strikt)
a treaty furthering the political and economic union of Western Europe, drawn up in 1992 by the members of the then European Community in the town of Maastricht, the Netherlands, and ratified in 1993.
See Treaty of Lisbon. Also, European Union Treaty.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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