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European Union

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noun

  1. an organization created in 1993 with the aim of achieving closer economic and political union between member states of the European Community. The current members are Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and the UK EU

Translations for 'European Union'

  • British English: European Union The European Union is an organization of European countries which have joint policies on matters such as trade, agriculture, and finance.ˌjʊərəˈpiːən ˈjuːnjən NOUN
  • Arabic: الاِتِّـحادُ الُأورُوبيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: União Europeia
  • Chinese: 欧洲联盟
  • Croatian: Europska unija
  • Czech: Evropská unie
  • Danish: Den Europæiske Union
  • Dutch: Europese Unie
  • European Spanish: Unión Europea
  • Finnish: Euroopan unioni
  • French: Union Européenne
  • German: Europäische Union
  • Greek: Ευρωπαϊκή Ένωση
  • Italian: Unione Europea
  • Japanese: 欧州連合
  • Korean: 유럽연합
  • Norwegian: Den europeiske union
  • Polish: Unia Europejska
  • Portuguese: União Europeia
  • Romanian: Uniunea Europeană
  • Russian: Европейский Союз
  • Spanish: Unión Europea
  • Swedish: Europeiska unionen
  • Thai: สหภาพยุโรป
  • Turkish: Avrupa Birliği
  • Ukrainian: Євросоюз
  • Vietnamese: Liên minh châu Âu

Example Sentences Including 'European Union'

There was no effective operational co-operation between the police forces of separate countries in the European Union.
Val McDermid THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
The European Union has announced that all women on the blob get a week off work.
Jenny Colgan LOOKING FOR ANDREW McCARTHY (2002)

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