the UN Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"the UN" in British English

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the UNnoun [+ sing/pl verb]

uk   us   /ˌjuːˈen/
abbreviation for the United Nations: an ​internationalorganization that was ​established in 1945 and ​aims to ​solveworldproblems in a ​peaceful way: The UN has ​decided to ​imposesanctions.
adjective [before noun] uk   us  
the UN Security Council UN ​troops
(Definition of the UN from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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