HyperDic: north_atlantic_treaty_organization

English > 1 sense of the expression North Atlantic Treaty Organization:
NOUNgroupNorth Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATOan international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security
English > North Atlantic Treaty Organization: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningAn international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security.
SynonymNATO
MembersBelgium, Kingdom of Belgium, BelgiqueA monarchy in northwestern Europe
Bulgaria, Republic of BulgariaA republic in the eastern part of the Balkan Peninsula in southeastern Europe
CanadaA nation in northern North America
Denmark, Kingdom of Denmark, DanmarkA constitutional monarchy in northern Europe
France, French RepublicA republic in western Europe
Germany, Federal Republic of Germany, Deutschland, FRGA republic in central Europe
Greece, Hellenic Republic, EllasA republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula
Iceland, Republic of IcelandAn island republic on the island of Iceland
Italy, Italian Republic, ItaliaA republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula
Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, LuxemburgA grand duchy (a constitutional monarchy) landlocked in northwestern Europe between France and Belgium and Germany
Netherlands, The Netherlands, Kingdom of The Netherlands, Nederland, HollandA constitutional monarchy in western Europe on the North Sea
Norway, Kingdom of Norway, Norge, NoregA constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula
Portugal, Portuguese RepublicA republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula
Spain, Kingdom of Spain, EspanaA parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula
Turkey, Republic of TurkeyA Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans
United Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great BritainA monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles
United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
PartsAllied Command Atlantic, ACLANTA major strategic headquarters of NATO located in the United States
Allied Command Europe, ACEA major strategic headquarters of NATO
North Atlantic Council, NACA council consisting of permanent representatives of all the member countries of NATO
Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, SHAPEThe supreme headquarters that advises NATO on military matters and oversees all aspects of the Allied Command Europe
Broaderworld organization, world organisation, international organization, international organisation, global organizationAn international alliance involving many different countries
SpanishNATO, Organización del Tratado del Atlántico Norte, O.T.A.N., OTAN
Catalannato, Organització del Tractat de l'Atlàntic Nord, O.T.A.N., OTAN

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