European Community

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n European Community an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members "he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"
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Usage

In literature:

In the complicated old European communities, Archer began to guess, love-problems might be less simple and less easily classified.
"The Age of Innocence" by Edith Wharton
I am far from wishing to limit sport to the European community.
"Sport and Work on the Nepaul Frontier" by James Inglis
There is a European community of less than half-a-dozen souls.
"Across Coveted Lands" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
Mr. Corrie was, in 1817, the chaplain of the European community in Benares.
"Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877" by James Kennedy
The European community of Chengtu is surprisingly large for so far inland.
"A Wayfarer in China" by Elizabeth Kendall
Each proposed to establish a European community, in which the peoples of kindred blood might rest together and develop their resources.
"Hilaire Belloc" by C. Creighton Mandell
It was there that the community first acquired its great importance and came in contact with the Europeans.
"Les Parsis" by D. Menant
Certainly even in our worst communities we have no such general immorality of women as above European figures suggest.
"Sex-education" by Maurice Alpheus Bigelow
From Gondokoro Alexina Tinne returned to Khartum, where the European community received her with applause.
"Celebrated Women Travellers of the Nineteenth Century" by W. H. Davenport Adams
If I do it, I'll become a pariah in the European banking community.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Yi's role will aim to connect the young European stars with the Asian film community.
Serving the community of Fort Myers Beach and its surrounding areas for 12 years, local master colorist and master barber Patricia Ann, manager of the all-new Unisex European Hair, Barber and Beauty.
Steelmakers of the European Community will receive sharply lower production quotas for the third quarter of 1987 because of plummeting demand, the trade bloc said today.
In 2012, the Community Media Forum Europe conducted a first-time total mapping of community radio and community television in European countries.
According to data released this week by the Statistics Office of the European Community, life expectancy in Spain is the second highest in the world, after Japan.
The European Community said today that it would send medical aid to Poland as part of a medical aid program in place since 1982.
The European Union is often referred to as a community of values.
It was supposed to be the day the European Community brought peace to Osijek.
The Yugoslav peace conference sponsored by the European Community presented a draft of a settlement today to the opposing sides meeting here, but the document was immediately rejected by the Serbian leader.
The day-long celebration of the European cultures that make up the Mahoning Valley's Slavic community will span two blocks on East Federal Plaza in downtown Youngstown.
Recognizing Croatia and Slovenia, the 12 nations of the European Community put their official seal today on an accomplished fact: the breakup of Yugoslavia , the multi-ethnic nation born in 1918.
Officials of the European Community arrived in Belgrade today to advance a peace plan accepted by Croatia and Serbia that calls for teams of foreign observers to monitor a cease-fire.
Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is an event that is celebrated in Mexico and in many communities throughout the United States on Nov 1 and 2, honoring the dead using Aztec and European customs.
Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is an event that is celebrated in Mexico and in many communities throughout the United States on Nov 1 and 2, honoring the dead using Aztec and European customs.
Fibroline receives the support of the French Agency OSEO Innovation, European community and European business angels, and has devoted more than ten million euros to developing the company since 2003.
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In science:

Office for Official Publications of the European Communities.
An Efficient Generation Algorithm for Lexicalist MT
This work was supported by The Swedish Natural Science Research Council. S.C. acknowledges financial support from the Commission of the European Communities under HCM Contract No.
Quantum Ising model in a transverse random field: A density-matrix renormalization group analysis
Delivering several Gbps bandwidth, SCI has found service primarily in the European community.
Cluster Computing White Paper
NWE is supported by the Royal Society, while ST acknowledges financial help from the European Community.
Asteroids in the Inner Solar System I - Existence
The OPTICON partners work with their communities to identify those ma jor challenges for the future development of European optical-infrared astronomy which require Europe-wide collaboration.
OPTICON: EC Optical Infrared Coordination Network for Astronomy
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