United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates
noun
a federation of seven Arab emirates on the eastern Arabian peninsula; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1971; rich in oil reserves
Instance Hypernyms: ↑Asian country, ↑Asian nation
Part Holonyms: ↑Arabian Peninsula, ↑Arabia, ↑Gulf States, ↑Asia
Part Meronyms: ↑Abu Dhabi, ↑United Arab Emirates's capital, ↑Dubai

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