United Arab Republic

United Arab Republic
noun
a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC
Derivationally related forms: ↑Egyptian (for: ↑Egypt)
Members of this Region:
Instance Hypernyms: ↑African country, ↑African nation
Part Holonyms: ↑Middle East, ↑Mideast, ↑Near East, ↑Africa
Member Meronyms: ↑Egyptian
Part Meronyms:

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