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Meaning of Big Five

Big' Five'

Pronunciation: [key]
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  1. the United States, Great Britain, France, Italy, and Japan during World War I and at the Paris Peace Conference in 1919.
  2. (after World War II) the United States, Great Britain, the Soviet Union, China, and France.
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