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supremacy (of EU law) noun

principle that a provision (=a statement in a law that a specific thing must be done) of European Union law that conflict with a provision of domestic law (=the law of the home country) of a Member State (=any one of the 27 sovereign states that are part of the European Union) takes priority over the domestic law
Generally speaking, EU law has supremacy over national law.

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