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Meaning of U.S

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  1. [n]  the executive and legislative and judicial branches of the federal government of the United States
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U.S is a 3 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: America, U.S. government, U.S.A., United States, United States, United States government, United States of America, US, USA
 See Also: AK, Alaska, Aloha State, American Civil War, American state, AR, Arizona, Arkansas, AZ, Battle Born State, Beaver State, Beehive State, Bluegrass State, CA, California, Centennial State, CO, Colony, Colorado, Connecticut, Connecticut River, Coyote State, Dakota, DC, District of Columbia, East, eastern United States, Empire State of the South, Equality State, Evergreen State, executive branch, federal government, GA, Gem State, Georgia, Golden State, Grand Canyon State, Great Lakes, Hawaii, HI, ID, Idaho, judicial branch, Kentucky, KY, Land of Enchantment, Land of Opportunity, Last Frontier, legislative branch, Louisiana Purchase, Mid-Atlantic states, Middle West, Midwest, Mississippi, Mississippi River, Missouri, Missouri River, Montana, Mormon State, Mount Rushmore State, Mountain State, MT, NATO, NC, ND, Nevada, New England, New Mexico, Niagara, Niagara River, Niobrara, Niobrara River, NM, North, North America, North American country, North American nation, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, North Carolina, North Dakota, NV, OAS, OK, Oklahoma, Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, Old North State, OR, Oregon, Organization of American States, Palmetto State, Peace Garden State, Peach State, Sagebrush State, SC, SD, Silver State, Sooner State, South, South Carolina, South Dakota, Sunbelt, Tar Heel State, Tennessee, TN, Treasure State, Union, UT, Utah, VA, Virginia, Volunteer State, WA, War between the States, Washington, West, West Virginia, western United States, WV, WY, Wyoming



 Definition: Department of Agriculture. The U.S. agency responsible for regulation of biotechnology products in plants and animals. The major laws under which the agency has regulatory powers include the Federal Plant Pest Act (PPA), the Federal Seed Act, and the Plant Variety Act (PVA). In addition, the Science and Education (S&E) division has nonregulatory oversight of research activities that the agency funds.