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"the World Health Organization" in British English

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the World Health Organizationnoun

uk   us   (abbreviation the WHO)
a ​department of the United Nations that ​aims to ​improvehealth all over the ​world and ​limit the ​spread of ​diseases
(Definition of the World Health Organization from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the World Health Organization”
in Chinese (Simplified) 世界卫生组织…
in Chinese (Traditional) 世界衛生組織…
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