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Synonyms of u.s

Noun


1. United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.

usage: North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776

Noun


1. United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.

usage: a base containing nitrogen that is found in RNA (but not in DNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine

2. uracil, U, nucleotide, base

usage: a heavy toxic silvery-white radioactive metallic element; occurs in many isotopes; used for nuclear fuels and nuclear weapons

3. uranium, U, atomic number 92, metallic element, metal

usage: the 21st letter of the Roman alphabet

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