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the US

noun [+ sing/pl verb] uk   /ˌjuːˈes/ us  
abbreviation for the United States (of America): A new study of education in the US has just been published.

the US

adjective
US belonging to or relating to the United States of America or its people: When did you become a US citizen?
Translations of “the US”
in Chinese (Traditional) 美國…
in Chinese (Simplified) 美国…
(Definition of the US from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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