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Nations, League of

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  • Nations, League of — ▪ international organization  an organization for international cooperation established at the initiative of the victorious Allied Powers at the end of World War I.       During the war influential groups in the United States and Britain had… …   Universalium

  • League of Nations — (English) Société des Nations (French) Sociedad de Naciones (Spanish) International organization …   Wikipedia

  • LEAGUE OF NATIONS — LEAGUE OF NATIONS, international organization functioning between the two World Wars, for the establishment of world peace and the promotion of cooperation among states. Founded in January 1920, it formally ceased to exist in April 1946, although …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Nations Cup (roller hockey) — Sport Roller Hockey Founded 1930 Claim to fame Oldest active trophy in Roller Hockey Most recent champion(s) Portugal …   Wikipedia

  • League of Women Voters — of the United States Founder(s) Carrie Chapman Catt Type Political advocacy Founded 1920 Location …   Wikipedia

  • League of Nations — n. an association of nations (1920 46), established to promote international cooperation and peace: it was succeeded by the United Nations …   English World dictionary

  • league — league1 [lēg] n. [ME ligg < OFr ligue < It liga < legare, to bind < L ligare: see LIGATURE] 1. a compact or covenant made by nations, groups, or individuals for promoting common interests, assuring mutual protection, etc. 2. an… …   English World dictionary

  • Nations Cup (snooker) — Nations Cup Tournament information Venue The Hexagon Location Reading Country England Established 1999 Organisation(s) …   Wikipedia

  • League — (l[=e]g), n. [F. ligue, LL. liga, fr. L. ligare to bind; cf. Sp. liga. Cf. {Ally} a confederate, {Ligature}.] 1. An alliance or combination of two or more nations, parties, organizations, or persons, for the accomplishment of a purpose which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • League of Nations —   [liːg ɔf neɪʃnz, englisch], der Völkerbund …   Universal-Lexikon

  • League of Nations — League of Na|tions, the an international organization that was established after World War I to encourage countries to work together and achieve international peace. It was replaced in 1946 by the ↑United Nations …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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