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DUP-Democratic Unionist Party

Cultural Note: Ulster Democratic Unionist Party (DUP)

Partido político de Irlanda del Norte que sostiene que Irlanda del Norte debe seguir siendo parte del Reino Unido, y rechaza cualquier vínculo o cooperación con la vecina República de Irlanda. Sin embargo ha llegado a un acuerdo con el partido republicano, Sinn Fein, bajo el cual los dos partidos comparten el poder.

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    Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
    arrogantly superior and disdainful
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