(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)
noun 1. the total net earnings from the production of goods and services in a country over a period of time, usually one year, and consisting essentially of wages, salaries, rent, profits, and interest. noun 1. (economics) the total of all incomes accruing over a specified period to residents of a country and consisting of […]
- National identity
noun the depiction of a country as a whole, encompassing its culture, traditions, language, and politics Examples Each of the new republics tried to establish a national identity.