U.S

U.S.

1.
Uncle Sam.
2.
United Service.
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u.s.

1
where mentioned above.

Origin:
< Latin ubi suprā

u.s.

2
as above: a formula in judicial acts, directing that what precedes be reviewed.

Origin:
< Latin ut suprā

United States

noun
a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. Conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with Alaska and Hawaii, 3,615,122 sq. mi. (9,363,166 sq. km). Capital: Washington, D.C. Abbreviation: U.S., US

pro-United States, adjective
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u.s.
 
abbreviation for
1.  ubi supra
2.  ut supra

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Word Origin & History

U.S.
abbreviation for United States, attested from 1834.
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Abbreviations & Acronyms
u.s.
  1. Latin ubi supra (where mentioned above)

  2. Latin ut supra (as above)

U.S.
  1. Uncle Sam

  2. united service

  3. United States

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