United Kingdom

geographical name

Definition of United Kingdom

  1. 1 or in full United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland country in western Europe in the British Isles comprising Great Britain (England, Scotland, and Wales) and Northern Ireland; capital London area 94,251 square miles (244,110 square kilometers), population 63,182,178

  2. 2 or United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland country 1801–1921 comprising Great Britain and Ireland

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