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United Kingdom:Great Britain::Holland:?

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  1. This analogy question actually has the last part backwards. It should read
    United Kingdom:Great Britain::Netherlands:Holland

    Holland is two provinces of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which includes ten other provinces and distant regions like Aruba.
    Great Britain is the main island part of the United Kingdom, which includes Northern Ireland and some other islands like Jersey and the Orkneys.

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