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United States
(55) The term "United States", when used in a geographical sense, includes all locations where the judicial jurisdiction of the United States extends, including territories and possessions of the United States.

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  • United States — bezeichnet: im Englischen die Kurzbezeichnung der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika, siehe Vereinigte Staaten United States (Schiff), ein Passagierschiffs USS United States, mehrere US Kriegsschiffe eine Reederei, siehe United States Lines Siehe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • United-States — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • united states — attested from 1617, originally with reference to Holland; the North American confederation first so called in 1776. United Provinces were the seven northern provinces of the Netherlands, allied from 1579, later developing into the kingdom of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • United States — (engl., spr. junāīted ßtēts; abgekürzt: U. S.), die Vereinigten Staaten (von Nordamerika) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • United States — (of America; engl., spr. juneitĕd stehts), die Ver. Staaten (von Amerika) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • United States — This article is about the United States of America. For other uses of terms redirecting here, see US (disambiguation), USA (disambiguation), and United States (disambiguation). United States of America …   Wikipedia

  • United States — 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. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …   Universalium

  • United States —    The dissemination of Hindu thought and practice in the United States began before any Hindu teacher entered America. Ironically, the assimilation of immigrants from India has not been a primary vehicle for the introduction or popularization of …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • United States — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::United States <p></p> Background: <p></p> Britain s American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States… …   The World Factbook

  • United States —    In recent years the United States has become by far the most important outside state involved in the Kurdish problem. This is mainly because the two Gulf Wars against Iraq have involved it with the future of the Kurdistan Regional Government… …   Historical Dictionary of the Kurds

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