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US

noun [U]  /ˈjuˈes/ us  
abbreviation for United States: a US citizen
Translations of “US”
in Korean 우리…
in Arabic نَحْن…
in French nous…
in Turkish bizi, bize…
in Italian noi, ci…
in Chinese (Traditional) 集體, (用作動詞或介詞的受詞)我們…
in Russian нам, нас, собой…
in Polish nas, nam, nami…
in Spanish nos, nosotros, nosotras…
in Portuguese nos, nós…
in German uns…
in Catalan ens, nosaltres, a nosaltres…
in Japanese 私達を, 私達に(”we” の目的格)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 集体, (用作动词或介词的宾语)我们…
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