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 for The United Kingdom
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  United \U*nit"ed\, a.
     Combined; joined; made one.
     [1913 Webster]
     United Brethren. (Eccl.) See Moravian, n.
     United flowers (Bot.), flowers which have the stamens and
        pistils in the same flower.
     The United Kingdom, Great Britain and Ireland; -- so named
        since January 1, 1801, when the Legislative Union went
        into operation.
     United Greeks (Eccl.), those members of the Greek Church
        who acknowledge the supremacy of the pope; -- called also
        [1913 Webster]

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