a patriotic hymn or other song adopted by a nation for use on public or state occasions
- National anthem of the united states
The official national song of the United States: “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
- National assistance
noun 1. (in Britain) formerly a weekly allowance paid to certain people by the state to bring their incomes up to minimum levels established by law Now replaced by income support
noun 1. a bank chartered by the U.S. government and formerly authorized to issue notes that served as money. 2. a bank owned and administered by the government, as in some European countries. noun 1. (in the US) a commercial bank incorporated under a Federal charter and legally required to be a member of the […]
noun 1. any of several awards given annually, 1949–79, to an author whose book was judged the best in its category: administered by the Association of American Publishers. Abbreviation: NBA, N.B.A.