French Union
geographical name former federation (1946-58) comprising metropolitan France & its overseas departments, territories, & associated states — see French Community

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • French Union — former political union (1946 58) of France, its overseas departments & territories, & its protectorates & associated states: succeeded by the FRENCH COMMUNITY …   English World dictionary

  • French Union — Infobox Former Country native name = Union française conventional long name = French Union common name = French Union continent = Afroeurasia era = Cold War status = State union status text = empire = year start = 1946 year end = 1958 event start …   Wikipedia

  • French Union — a former association of France and its overseas territories, colonies, and protectorates as constituted in 1946: superseded by the French Community in 1958. * * * Political entity created by the constitution of 1946 of the Fourth Republic. It… …   Universalium

  • French Union — French′ Un′ion n. gov an association (1946–58) of France and its associated territories and states formed as a successor to the French empire: replaced by the French Community …   From formal English to slang

  • French Union — /frɛntʃ ˈjunjən/ (say french yoohnyuhn) noun a former union of France and its overseas territories and departments and associated states as constituted in 1946; superseded by the French Community in 1958 …   Australian English dictionary

  • French Union — a former association of France and its overseas territories, colonies, and protectorates as constituted in 1946: superseded by the French Community in 1958 …   Useful english dictionary

  • French Union — France plus its overseas colonies and departments as well as all its former possessions …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • French Union of Film Critics Awards 2001 — February 19, 2002 Best Film:Best Foreign Film: The winners of the French Union of Film Critics Awards 2001 are listed below.Winners*Best Film: Le fabuleux destin d Amélie Poulain (also known as Amélie ) *Best First Film: De l histoire ancienne… …   Wikipedia

  • French Union of Film Critics Awards 2000 — French Union of Film Critics Awards 2001 February 19, 2002 The winners of the French Union of Film Critics Awards 2000 are listed below.Winners*Best Film: Les glaneurs et la glaneuse (The Gleaners and I) *Best First Film: Ressources humaines… …   Wikipedia

  • Party of the French Union of Côte d'Ivoire — (in French: Parti de l Union française de Côte d Ivoire ) was a political party in colonial Côte d Ivoire. PUFCI was formed in 1951 through the merger of the Progressive Party of Côte d Ivoire (PPCI) and Entente of Independents of Côte d Ivoire… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”