to much of Britain.
на большую часть Великобритании.
North Britain - Северная Британия
Britain's nuclear arsenal - ядерный арсенал Великобритании
Britain's footballing talent - одаренный британский футболист
She escaped to Britain in 1938. - Она сбежала в Великобританию в 1938 году.
Britain's Caribbean dependencies - Карибские колонии Великобритании
New Britain: an island in the S Pacific, northeast of New Guinea : the largest island of the Bismarck Archipelago ; part of Papua New Guinea; mountainous, with several active volcanoes . Capital: Rabaul . Pop: 161 737 (2000). Area: 36 519 sq km (14 100 sq miles)
the Battle of Britain: from August to October 1940, the prolonged bombing of S England by the German Luftwaffe and the successful resistance by the RAF Fighter Command, which put an end to the German plan of invading Britain
the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: a kingdom of NW Europe, consisting chiefly of the island of Great Britain together with Northern Ireland : became the world's leading colonial power in the 18th century; the first country to undergo the Industrial Revolution . It became the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in 1921, after the rest of Ireland became autonomous as the Irish Free State. Primarily it is a trading nation, the chief export is services and London is the world's largest financial centre; joined the Common Market (now the European Union ) in January 1973; referendum (2016) decided narrowly in favour of the UK leaving the European Union, which it did in 2020. Official language: English; Gaelic, Welsh, and other minority languages. Religion : Christian majority . Currency : pound sterling . Capital: London. Pop: 66 181 585 (2017 est). Area: 244 110 sq km (94 251 sq miles)