INTERNATIONAL. That which pertains to intercourse between nations.
International law is that which regulates the intercourse between, or the
relative rights of nations.
LAW, INTERNATIONAL. The law of nature applied to the affairs of nations,
commonly called the law of nations, jus gentium; is also called by some
modern authors international law. Toullier, Droit Francais, tit. rel. Sec.
12. Mann. Comm. 1; Bentham. on Morals, &c., 260, 262; Wheat. on Int. Law;
Foelix, Du Droit Intern. Prive, n. 1.all-comprehending