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- proper noun shortened form of the
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland(1801- 1921) Abbreviation: GBI.
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At the other side of the room was an early newspaper portrait of Her Majesty the Queen of Great Britain and Ireland.
I regret very much now that I have not preserved the letters received from persons in Great Britain and Ireland, who state that the Lord was pleased to send me to them with the message which resulted in their conversion.