unified

adjective uni·fied \ ˈyü-nə-ˌfīd \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

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

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