• (adj): United in a confederacy or league.
    Synonyms: confederate, confederative
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on allied:

Pacific War - Japanese Offensive in India 1944
... After the Allied setbacks in 1943, the South East Asia command was preparing to launch offensives into Burma on several fronts ... The Japanese response to the Allied attacks was to launch an offensive of their own into India, across the mountainous and densely forested frontier ... against Imphal failed, while fresh Allied formations drove the Japanese from the positions they had captured at Kohima ...
Canon De 65 M (montagne) Modele 1906 - Combat History - France
1906's in service on the Balkan Front during the allied breakout from the Salonica bridgehead on September 15–29, 1918 ... The initial success of this allied offensive led Bulgaria to capitulate on October 9th 1918, later in October 1918 Serbia was liberated and lastly Austria-Hungary capitulated in November 1918 when faced with ...
Battle Of Artemisium - Strategic and Tactical Considerations
... Strategically, the Allied mission was simple ... (since holding both was necessary for the Allied effort), or to outflank either position ... Herodotus suggests that the Allied ships were heavier, and by implication less maneuverable ...
International Tracing Service - History
... British Red Cross was asked by the Headquarters of the Allied Forces to set up a registration and tracing service for missing persons ... The organization was formalized under the Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Forces and named the Central Tracing Bureau on February 15, 1944 ... am Main, and finally to Bad Arolsen, which was considered a central location among the areas of Allied occupation ...
Pacific War - Japanese Offensives, 1941–42
... The government of Thailand formally allied itself with Japan on 21 December ... January 1942 Declaration by United Nations (the first official use of the term United Nations), the Allied governments appointed the British General Sir Archibald Wavell to the American-British-Dutch-Australian ... After being driven out of Malaya, Allied forces in Singapore attempted to resist the Japanese during the Battle of Singapore but surrendered to the Japanese on 15 ...

More definitions of "allied":

  • (adj): Related by common characteristics or ancestry.
    Example: "Allied species"; "allied studies"
  • (adj): Joined by treaty or agreement.

Famous quotes containing the word allied:

    A great number of the disappointments and mishaps of the troubled world are the direct result of literature and the allied arts. It is our belief that no human being who devotes his life and energy to the manufacture of fantasies can be anything but fundamentally inadequate
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    It is certain, in any case, that ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have.
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    A shadow has fallen upon the scenes so lately lighted by the Allied victory.... From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.
    Winston Churchill (1874–1965)