What does NATO mean?

Definitions for NATOˈneɪ toʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. North Atlantic Treaty Organization, NATO(noun)

    an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security


  1. NATO

    NATO, released October 10, 1994, is an album by Slovenian industrial group Laibach, named after NATO. It is a selection of cover versions with the theme of war. Covers include Edwin Starr's "War" 1970 and Europe's "The Final Countdown".

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    Song lyrics by nato -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by nato on the Lyrics.com website.

  2. NATO

    What does NATO stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the NATO acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of NATO in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of NATO in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dan Quayle:

    We have a firm commitment to NATO, we are a *part* of NATO. We have a firm commitment to Europe. We are a *part* of Europe.

  2. British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon:

    I'm worried about his pressure on the Baltics, the way he is testing NATO, nato has to be ready for any kind of aggression from Russia whatever form it takes. Nato is getting ready.

  3. Philip Hammond:

    It is entirely appropriate for NATO countries in particular to work together to respond to what is a change of Russia's dealings with NATO and indeed the non-NATO European countries.

  4. Pierre Elliott Trudeau:

    I bear solemn witness to the fact that NATO heads of state and of government meet only to go through the tedious motions of reading speeches, drafted by others, with the principal objective of not rocking the boat.

  5. James Scott:

    I see the impossible work being done by of my friends at the federal agencies, the Pentagon, NATO, Five Eyes and the intelligence community. They are doing the impossible, for the ungrateful and with a fraction of the budgets required to render a viable defense.

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