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An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
1. (United States of America)
a. USA
El presidente de los EE. UU. va a pronunciar un discurso hoy.The president of the USA is giving a speech today.
b. U.S.A.
Mi hermano se fue de los EE. UU. para venir a vivir a Europa.My brother left the U.S.A. to come and live in Europe.
c. US
Los EE. UU. tiene un índice de obesidad realmente alarmante.The US has an alarmingly high obesity rate.
d. U.S. (adjective)
Un buque de la Armada de los EE. UU. partió hoy rumbo a su destino.A U.S. Navy warship departed for its destination today.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. USA
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