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nation US English

A large aggregate of people united by common descent, history, culture, or language, inhabiting a particular country or territory

Nation, Carrie US English

(1846–1911), US temperance reformer; full name Carrie Amelia Moore Nation. Her Prohibitionist activism was characterized by hatchet attacks on saloons, primarily in Kansas

First Nation US English

(In Canada) an indigenous American Indian community officially recognized as an administrative unit by the federal government or functioning as such without official status

nation-state US English

A sovereign state whose citizens or subjects are relatively homogeneous in factors such as language or common descent

rainbow nation US English

A multiracial or multicultural country (used especially of South Africa in the post-apartheid era)

Nation of Islam US English

An exclusively black Islamic sect proposing a separate black nation, founded in Detroit circa 1930. It was led from 1934 by Elijah Muhammad (1897–1975) and came to prominence under the influence of Malcolm X. Its current leader is Louis Farrakhan

most favored nation US English

A country that has been granted the most favorable trading terms available by another country

nationwide US English

Extending or reaching throughout the whole nation

Métis nation in Métis US English

(Especially in western Canada) a person of mixed American Indian and Euro-American ancestry, in particular one of a group of such people who in the 19th century constituted the so-called Métis nation in the areas around the Red and Saskatchewan rivers

Terry Nation in dalek US English

A member of a race of hostile alien machine-organisms which appeared in the BBC television science fiction series Doctor Who from 1963

Carrie Amelia Moore Nation in Nation, Carrie US English

(1846–1911), US temperance reformer; full name Carrie Amelia Moore Nation. Her Prohibitionist activism was characterized by hatchet attacks on saloons, primarily in Kansas

nation US Thesaurus

an independent nation

nation English-Spanish

nación feminine

First Nation English-Spanish

pueblos indígenas del Canadá

nation-state English-Spanish

estado-nación

most favoured nation New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

country granted favourable trading terms

most favored nation English-Spanish

nación más favorecida

the British nation in nation English-Spanish

los británicos, la nación británica

the flower of the nation/army in flower English-Spanish

la flor y nata del país/ejército

a city/nation without a past in past English-Spanish

una ciudad/nación sin historia

they are a peaceful nation/people in peaceful English-Spanish

son una nación/un pueblo amante de la paz

a nation rent by racial strife in rend English-Spanish

una nación desgarrada por las luchas raciales

the nation was plunged into war in plunge English-Spanish

la nación se vio precipitada a una guerra

he guided the nation through the crisis in guide English-Spanish

el país superó la crisis bajo su conducción

she urged the nation on to greater efforts in urge English-Spanish

instó a la nación a realizar aún mayores esfuerzos

she urged the nation on to greater efforts in urge on English-Spanish

instó a la nación a realizar aún mayores esfuerzos

his feats have captured the nation's imagination in capture English-Spanish

tiene al país cautivado con sus hazañas

the Prime Minister will broadcast to the nation in broadcast English-Spanish

la Primera Ministra se dirigirá a la nación

winning the gold made her the darling of the nation in make English-Spanish

el haber ganado la medalla de oro la convirtió en la niña mimada del país

a health care system which was once the pride of the nation in once English-Spanish

un sistema de asistencia sanitaria que antes era, un sistema de asistencia sanitaria que supo ser el orgullo de la nación

it will be difficult for him to sell his austerity measures to the nation in sell English-Spanish

le va a costar que la gente acepte sus medidas de austeridad


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