United States

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction Unit·ed States \yu̇-ˈnī-təd-, especially Southern ˈyü-ˌ\

Definition of United States

  1. :  a federation of states especially when forming a nation in a usually specified territory advocating a United States of Europe

1600

First Known Use of united states

1600



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