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Contents Intoroduction Preliminaries Chapter 1 Chapter 2
Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Appendix Index

Article 3 Definitions

For the purposes of this Agreement, the following definitions shall apply:
(a) "this Agreement":
the present Agreement, including the Annex;
(b) "the Partners" (or, where appropriate, "each Partner"):
the Government of Canada; the European Governments listed in the Preamble which become parties to this Agreement, as well as any other European Government that may accede to this Agreement in accordance with Article 25 (3), acting collectively as one Partner; the Government of Japan; the Government of the Russian Federation; and the Government of the United States;
(c) "Partner State":
each Contracting Party for which this Agreement has entered into force, in accordance with Article 25.

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