a member of the National Guard, a group of US military reserves controlled by each state and equipped by the federal government
A National Guardsman may be called to duty by either the state or federal government.
- National heritage
noun, adjective anything of national significance which is handed down and preserved through generations, esp. architecture, landscapes, documents, and other artifacts; also, a body set up to carry out this preservation Examples In a national heritage area, natural, cultural, historical, and recreational resources combine to form a cohesive, nationally distinctive landscape arising from patterns of […]
- National health service
noun 1. (in Britain) the system of national medical services since 1948, financed mainly by taxation Abbreviation NHS
noun 1. a holiday that is observed throughout a nation. 2. a holiday that is legally established by a national government rather than by a municipal or state government.
- National hunt
noun 1. (Brit) (often capitals)