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allied

[uh-lahyd, al-ahyd] /əˈlaɪd, ˈæl aɪd/
adjective
1.
joined by treaty, agreement, or common cause:
allied nations.
2.
related; kindred:
allied species.
3.
(initial capital letter) of or pertaining to the Allies.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; see ally, -ed2
Related forms
nonallied, adjective
preallied, adjective
unallied, adjective
well-allied, adjective
Synonyms
2. akin.
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British Dictionary definitions for un allied

allied

/əˈlaɪd; ˈælaɪd/
adjective
1.
joined, as by treaty, agreement, or marriage; united
2.
of the same type or class; related

Allied

/ˈælaɪd/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the Allies
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Word Origin and History for un allied

allied

adj.

c.1300, past participle adjective from ally (v.). Originally of kindred; in reference to a league or formal treaty, it is first recorded late 14c.

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