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alliedadjective

uk   us   /ˈæl.aɪd/ /əˈlaɪd/
C2 [before noun] connected by a ​political or ​militaryagreement: an allied ​offensive allied ​bombers/​forces formal similar or ​related in some way: Computer ​science and allied ​subjects are not ​taught here. combined: It ​takes a lot of ​enthusiasm, allied with/to a ​love of ​children, to make a good ​teacher.

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Alliedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈæl.aɪd/
relating to the Allies (= the ​countries that ​fought against Germany and the other Axis ​countries in the Second World War): Allied ​forces the Allied ​landings in Normandy
(Definition of allied from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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alliedadjective

 us   /ˈæl·ɑɪd, əˈlɑɪd/
See at ​ally
connected, esp. by having many things in ​common: allied ​forces It ​takes a lot of ​enthusiasm allied with a ​love of ​children to make a good ​teacher.
(Definition of allied from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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