Definition of European Free Trade Association in English:

European Free Trade Association

(also EFTA)

proper noun

  • A customs union of western European countries, established in 1960 as a trade grouping without the political implications of the European Economic Community. The original members were Austria, Denmark, Norway, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.

Pronunciation:

European Free Trade Association

/ˌyo͝orəˌpēən frē trād əˌsōsēˈāSHən/