Said of an international organization whose member states share decision-making power. Decisions by the group follow majority rule, though membership does remain voluntary. Trade blocs and common markets, such as NAFTA, take on supranational traits.

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The decision to close the online international trade market was reached by the supranational internet regulators, despite our loud objections.

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The supranational organization of the institution allowed for an open mindedness that was reflected in the decision making framework of the group.

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The more supranational elements an organization exhibits, the more equitable and judicious it's decisions should be as the process through which they're made are inclusive, collaborative, and, based on the majority.

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