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adjective allied pronunciation in British English /ˈælaɪd/

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  1. 1

    Allied

    [only before noun] belonging to or connected with the countries that united to fight against Germany in the First and Second World Wars, or against Iraq in the Gulf War
    Allied soldiers/forces: Allied forces landed in Normandy in the summer of 1944.
  2. 2
    related because of having shared qualities or interests
    librarianship and allied subjects
  3. 3
     allied pronunciation in British English /əˈlaɪd/allied pronunciation in British English /ˈælaɪd/ if something is allied to or with something else, it is connected with it or working together with it
    allied to/with: Tax increases, allied to a collapse in export markets, have seriously harmed industry.

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