European Union

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n European Union 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:

European Unionism clashed with brown-turning-black nationalism and irredentism.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
I proposed the establishment of a union of Central European States.
"New York Times Current History: The European War, Vol 2, No. 1, April, 1915" by Various
Marx would no longer point to trade unions there as the champions of the European proletariat.
"Socialism As It Is" by William English Walling
The European Union has a representative there.
"The Iraq Study Group Report" by United States Institute for Peace
Then the European anti-Union politicians and diplomats will credit the disasters to the inefficiency of self-government.
"Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862" by Adam Gurowski
It was no fault or vice of the Europeans, but merely the tragic fact that there was no firm basis for European union.
"American World Policies" by Walter E. Weyl
It is probable that no other State in the Union contains so many varieties of Europeans as does Wisconsin.
"Stories of the Badger State" by Reuben Gold Thwaites
The establishment of a firm union between all the different European nationalities in South Africa.
"South Africa and the Boer-British War, Volume I" by J. Castell Hopkins
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In news:

LONDON – The European Union's banking watchdog will stick to a target for banks to raise more capital to help shield them from the euro zone debt crisis when it publishes a new report on Wednesday.
European Union determined to take to the cloud.
If you're an enthusiast of traditional battlefield activities, there are several battleground tolles angebot tours in a number of famous regions through European union.
While the United States took quick – yet controversial – steps to end its financial crisis, the European Union wasn't paying attention, said the Washington Post.
Austria urged its European Union partners today to end its political isolation, but the 14 other member nations made no decision to do so.
The European Union's Untamable Dragon.
0 S hould Turkey join the European Union.
Britain is trying to convince France and Italy to agree to negotiations with Japan to create a free-trade area with the European Union despite concerns that a deal would hurt the continent's weaker carmakers.
Private Jet Company ( PJC ), a new $4 million FBO due to open next week on the Isle of Man, is promising substantial savings for aircraft operators using it as a transit point in and out of the European Union ( EU ).
The European Union's greed for West Africa 's fish.
The European Union said Thursday it is asking the World Trade Organization to impose up to $12 billion per year in sanctions on the US as part of a long-running dispute involving government subsidies to plane-makers Airbus and Boeing.
On the European Union The Nation.
The European Union exists in a no-man's-land between democracy and technocracy.
The European Union has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts to promote peace and democracy in Europe, in the midst of the union's biggest crisis since its creation in the 1950s .
Burning tires are visible at a protest in Barcelona as workers around the European Union seek to unite in a string of strikes and demonstrations.
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In science:

Individuals have received support from the MarieCurie programme and the European Research Council (European Union); the Leventis Foundation; the A. P.
Combined search for the quarks of a sequential fourth generation
Work partially supported by the Commission of the European Union under contract CHRX-CT93-0411 † To appear in “Mathematics of spin glasses and neural networks”, A.
Hopfield models as generalized random mean field models
This work has been supported by a grant for the pro ject TEMSIS from the European Union (Telematics Applications Programme, Sector C9, contract no. 2945).
A Flexible Shallow Approach to Text Generation
This work was supported by EPSRC, The Leverhulme Trust, the European Union and has benefitted from a conversation with W.K.
Ordering States with Entanglement Measures
This research was supported by the European Union through a research grant of the category “Marie Curie”.
Three-dimensional QCD in the adjoint representation and random matrix theory
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