unified

adjective
uni·​fied | \ ˈyü-nə-ˌfīd How to pronounce unified (audio) \

Definition of unified

: brought together as one Although police subculture is often treated as a unified and coherent whole, it is, in fact, riven by conflict and contradictions in normative orders.— Steve Herbert For the rebels, loss of these bases was not only tactical but also factional: members of what had been considered a unified ethnic group and the core of the rebel movements in Burma could no longer maintain their group integrity.— Curtis N. Thomson As it is, the fact of a single unified sovereignty ensures that these regions must remain persistently stunted relative to those of central Japan.— Jane Jacobs In fact, our culture is not one unified system but rather consists of competing systems …— Thomas McLaughlin

First Known Use of unified

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Unified.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unified. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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