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English definition of “UNESCO”

UNESCO

noun [+ sing/pl verb] (also Unesco)     /juːˈnes.kəʊ/ US  /-koʊ/
abbreviation for United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization: a department of the United Nations that aims to encourage peace between countries through education, science, and cultureNamed organizations and societies and their membersInternational politics and government
(Definition of UNESCO noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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