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Definition of the noun united kingdom

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  1. a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom


  1. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe. Lying off the north-western coast of the European mainland, the country includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK that shares a land border with another state: the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea in the east and the English Channel in the south. The Irish Sea lies between Great Britain and Ireland. The UK has an area of 243,610 square kilometres, making it the 78th-largest sovereign state in the world and the 11th-largest in Europe.
  2. The United Kingdom pavilion is part of the World Showcase within Epcot at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Its location is between the France and Canada pavilions.
  3. United Kingdom is a Country.
  4. United Kingdom is a Country.


  1. "United Kingdom" is the fourth album by American Music Club. It was recorded primarily for the UK, where the band had a larger following than in their native USA, and consists of a mixture of studio and live tracks. The LP was produced by Tom Mallon who also produced the band's previous three LPs, The Restless Stranger, Engine and California. United Kingdom contained the song Kathleen the most obvious of many that Mark Eitzel has composed about his long term muse Kathleen Burns.
  2. "United Kingdom" is a composition.


  1. "United Kingdom" is a book by Glenda Quintini.
  2. "United Kingdom" is a book by Franz Groemping.
  3. "United Kingdom" is a book by Eileen Barkas Hoffman.
  4. "United Kingdom" is a book by Beatrice Pearce.
    • also known as "United Kingdom; a study of the educational system of the United Kingdom and guide to the academc placement of students from the United Kingdom in United States educational institutions, 1963"

Phrases with United Kingdom

  1. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  2. capital of the united kingdom

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Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

UIUNA Upholsterers' International Union of North America UIUPGWA United International Union of Plant Guard Workers of America UJ Union Jack (United Kingdom flag incorporating crosses of St Andrew for Scotland , ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Abbreviations (1998)

by Oxford University Press

Ukraine - Ukrainian UKSATA United Kingdom South Africa Trade Association UKSLS United Kingdom Services Liaison Stafl' UKSMA United Kingdom Sugar Merchant Association Ltd UKST UK Sclunidt Telescope (Siding Spring, Australia) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the World's Zoos (2001)

by Catharine E. Bell

Baguley Brow Farm (Manchester, United Kingdom) Banham Zoo ( United Kingdom) Barcelona Aquarium (Spain) Bayerischer Jagdfalkenhof ( Schillingsfiirst, Germany) Belfast Zoological Gardens (Northern Ireland, United Kingdom) ...

Google previewWorld Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2013)

Volume 6: Bibliography and Cumulative Index by Irving Brown (Consulting Bibliographer), Natasha Rappaport (Bibliographer), Rosabel Wang (Consulting Bibliographer)

Jean Benedetti (United Kingdom), ...

Google previewThe Tourism Society's Dictionary for the Tourism Industry (2008)

by Verité Reily Collins

USA Innsbruck, Austria Inverness, United Kingdom Isle of Man, United Kingdom Islamabad, Pakistan Istanbul, Turkey Osaka (Itami), Japan lzmir, Turkey J Jacksonville, FL, USA Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Jersey, United Kingdom New York JFK, ...

Google previewThe Whiplash Encyclopedia (1999)

The Facts and Myths of Whiplash by Robert Ferrari

United Kingdom—Social Copying M. Livingston (1992) argued that if chronic whiplash symptoms were due to some chronic physical damage from the acute injury, the existence of a "chronic whiplash syndrome" should have been reported in ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology (2014)

by Sin-Wai Chan

university college london, the united kingdom Introduction The European Association for Machine Translation (EAMT)1 might very well be registered in Switzerland,2 the organization is an official supporter of 'Translating and the Computer' ...

Google previewThe Focal Encyclopedia of Photography (2013)

by Michael R. Peres

Fuller Consultant in Instrumentation and Imaging Science Bromley, Kent, United Kingdom Andrew Paul Gardner, BSc ABIPP MIMI ARPS RMIP Chief Photographer UCL Ear Institute Photographic Unit London, United Kingdom ...

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No one can truly be prepared for such devastation and pure malevolence, but the United Kingdom can always look to the United States as an ally resolved to stand firm in the war on terrorism. (Michael Burgess)
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