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English definition of “allied”

allied

adjective     /ˈæl.aɪd/ /əˈlaɪd/
C2 [before noun] connected by a political or military agreement: an allied offensive allied bombers/forcesActing, being or existing together formal similar or related in some way: Computer science and allied subjects are not taught here.Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities combined: It takes a lot of enthusiasm, allied with/to a love of children, to make a good teacher.Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
(Definition of allied adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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