kingdom definição, kingdom significado | dicionário de inglês definição

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1    a territory, state, people, or community ruled or reigned over by a king or queen  
2    any of the three groups into which natural objects may be divided: the animal, plant, and mineral kingdoms  
3      (Biology)   any of the major categories into which living organisms are classified. Modern systems recognize five kingdoms: Prokaryotae (bacteria), Protoctista (algae, protozoans, etc.), Fungi, Plantae, and Animalia  
4      (Theol)   the eternal sovereignty of God  
5    an area of activity, esp. mental activity, considered as being the province of something specified  
the kingdom of the mind     
  kingdomless      adj  

animal kingdom  
      n   a category of living organisms comprising all animals  
   Compare       plant kingdom       mineral kingdom  
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan  
      n      the official name of       Jordan  
kingdom come  
1    the next world; life after death  
2    Informal   the end of the world (esp. in the phrase until kingdom come)  
3    Informal   unconsciousness or death  
Middle Kingdom  
1    a period of Egyptian history extending from the late 11th to the 13th dynasty (?2040--?1670 b.c.)  
a    the former Chinese empire (from the belief that it lay at the centre of the earth)  
b    the original 18 provinces of China; China proper  
mineral kingdom  
      n   all nonliving material, esp. rocks and minerals  
   Compare       animal kingdom       plant kingdom  
New Kingdom  
      n   a period of Egyptian history, extending from the 18th to the 20th dynasty (?1570--?1080 b.c.)  
Old Kingdom  
      n   a period of Egyptian history: usually considered to extend from the third to the sixth dynasty (?2700--?2150 b.c.)  
plant kingdom  
      n   a category of living organisms comprising all plants  
   Compare       animal kingdom       mineral kingdom  
United Kingdom  
      n   a kingdom of NW Europe, consisting chiefly of the island of Great Britain together with Northern Ireland: became the world's leading colonial power in the 18th century: the first country to undergo the Industrial Revolution. It became the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in 1921, after the rest of Ireland became autonomous as the Irish Free State. Primarily it is a trading nation, the chief exports being manufactured goods; joined the Common Market (now the European Union) in January 1973. Official language: English; Gaelic, Welsh, and other minority languages. Religion: Christian majority. Currency: pound sterling. Capital: London. Pop.: 59126000 (1998 est.). Area: 244110 sq. km (94251 sq. miles),   (Abbrev.)    UK      See also       Great Britain  
United Kingdom Overseas Territory  
      n      See       UK Overseas Territory  
United Kingdom Unionists  
      n   (in Britain) a political party, based in Northern Ireland: non-sectarian but opposed to a united Ireland  
vegetable kingdom  
      n      another name for       plant kingdom  
Dicionário de inglês definição  


1    dominion, dynasty, empire, monarchy, realm, reign, sovereignty  
2    commonwealth, county, division, nation, province, state, territory, tract  
3    area, domain, field, province, sphere, territory  

Dicionário de inglês sinônimos  

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blend of 'British' (or Britain) and 'exit', term (initially) designating the potential departure of the United Kingdom from the European Union and since approved following a referendum on june 2016
Ex: following the general referendum on june 2016, the "leave" side in favour of Brexit won with 51.9% of the vote against 48.1% for the "remain" side.
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