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country

  

      n   pl   , -tries  
1    a territory distinguished by its people, culture, language, geography, etc.  
2    an area of land distinguished by its political autonomy; state  
3    the people of a territory or state  
the whole country rebelled     
4    an area associated with a particular person  
Burns country     
5   
a    the part of the land that is away from cities or industrial areas; rural districts  
b    (as modifier)  
country cottage     
c    (in combination)  
a countryman         Related adj       pastoral       rural  
6       short for       country music  
7    Archaic   a particular locality or district  
8    up country   away from the coast or the capital  
9    one's native land or nation of citizenship  
10    usually preceded by: the     (Brit)  
informal   the outlying area or area furthest from the finish of a sports ground or racecourse  
11    modifier   rough; uncouth; rustic  
country manners     
12    across country   not keeping to roads, etc.  
13    go or appeal to the country     (Chiefly Brit)   to dissolve Parliament and hold an election  
14    unknown country   an unfamiliar topic, place, matter, etc.  
     (C13: from Old French contrée, from Medieval Latin contrata, literally: that which lies opposite, from Latin contra opposite)  


back country  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z.)   land remote from a town or settled area  
Black Country  
      n   the. the formerly heavily industrialized region of central England, northwest of Birmingham  
Channel Country  
      n   the. an area of E central Australia, in SW Queensland: crossed by intermittent rivers and subject to both flooding and long periods of drought  
country and western  
      n  
1       another name for       country music  
2    a fusion of cowboy songs and Appalachian music  
3    (as modifier)  
country-and-western music        (Abbrev.)    C & W  
country blues  
      n   sometimes functioning as sing   acoustic folk blues with a guitar accompaniment  
   Compare       urban blues  
country club  
      n   a club in the country, having sporting and social facilities  
country code  
      n   a code of good practice recommended to those who use the countryside for recreational purposes  
country cousin  
      n   an unsophisticated person from the country, esp. one regarded as an object of amusement  
country dance  
      n   a type of folk dance in which couples are arranged in sets and perform a series of movements, esp. facing one another in a line  
  country dancing      n  
country gentleman  
      n   a rich man with an estate in the country  
country house  
      n   a large house in the country, esp. a mansion belonging to a wealthy family  
country music  
      n   a type of 20th-century popular music based on White folk music of the southeastern U.S.,   (Sometimes shortened to)    country  
country park  
      n     (Brit)   an area of countryside, usually not less than 10 hectares, set aside for public recreation: often funded by a Countryside Commission grant  
country rock   [1]  
      n   the rock surrounding a mineral vein or igneous intrusion  
country rock   [2]  
      n   a style of rock music influenced by country and western  
country seat  
      n   a large estate or property in the country  
cross-country  
      adj  
      adv  
1    by way of fields, woods, etc., as opposed to roads  
cross-country running     
2    across a country  
a cross-country railway     
      n  
3    a long race held over open ground  
developing country  
      n   a nonindustrialized poor country that is seeking to develop its resources by industrialization  
Flow Country  
      n   an area of moorland and peat bogs in northern Scotland known for its wildlife, now partly afforested  
high country  
      n   often preceded by: the   sheep pastures in the foothills of the Southern Alps, New Zealand  
hill country  
      n     (N.Z)   (in North Island) elevated pasture land for sheep or cattle  
King Country  
      n   the. an area in the centre of North Island, New Zealand: home of the King Movement, a nineteenth-century Maori separatist movement  
mother country  
      n  
1    the original country of colonists or settlers  
2       another term for       fatherland  
National Country Party  
      n      (in Australia) a former name for       National Party     (Abbrev.)    NCP  
New Country  
      n   a style of country music of the late 1980s characterized by down-to-earth rather than sentimental lyrics  
North Country  
      n   usually preceded by: the  
1       another name for       North   1       1  
2    the geographic region formed by Alaska, the Yukon, and the Northwest Territories  
old country  
      n   the country of origin of an immigrant or an immigrant's ancestors  
pumice country  
      n     (N.Z.)   volcanic farmland in the North Island  
West Country  
      n   the. the southwest of England, esp. Cornwall, Devon, and Somerset  
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n.
Of or relating to a country's internal affairs
n.
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees also known as The UN Refugee Agency is a United Nations agency mandated to protect and support refugees at the request of a government or the UN itself and assists in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country.
In more than six decades, UNHCR has helped tens of millions of people restart their lives. The UNHCR has won two Nobel Peace Prizes. unhcr.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UNHCR
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a ban or a partial prohibition on trade of weapons with a particular country, in order to isolate it
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Emergency Medical Services - Polysemic Term used in USA and UK for Prehospital Emergency Services and other countries as the whole chain from Emergency Call to Hospital Intensive Care services.
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n.
United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund works for children's rights, their survival, development and protection, guided by the Convention on the Rights of the Child. UNICEF provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
UNICEF is one of the members of the United Nations Development Group and its Executive Committee. Donate to help UNICEF meet the urgent needs of children. unicef.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UNICEF

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