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National Trust

n
1. (in Britain) an organization concerned with the preservation of historic buildings and monuments and areas of the countryside of great beauty in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. It was founded in 1895 and incorporated by act of parliament in 1907. The National Trust for Scotland was founded in 1931
2. (in Australia) a similar organization in each of the states
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Noun1.National Trust - an organization concerned to preserve historic monuments and buildings and places of historical interest or natural beauty; founded in 1895 and supported by endowment and private subscription
NGO, nongovernmental organization - an organization that is not part of the local or state or federal government
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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National Trust

n (Brit) the National Trustsoprintendenza ai beni culturali e ambientali
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The National Trust, which was set up in 1895 in order to save green spaces amid British industrialisation, will join Newcastle City Council, Northumbria University, the Friends of Leazes Park in the city and the Time Bandits history group to host the events in Newcastle's first public park.

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