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  • Narghile, nr′gi-le, n. an Eastern tobacco-pipe, in which the smoke is passed through water.

  • Mr. Polevoy and four members of his delegation spent one evening at the house of the nr editor-at-large.

    Green Spring Farm Ross Netherton
  • The editors of The nr have been given an opportunity to test this question.

    Green Spring Farm Ross Netherton
  • The nr Fjord is narrowest at this point, being only a few hundred yards wide.

    The Norwegian Fjords A. Heaton Cooper
  • In obedience to a Government resolution of June 22, 1900, nr.

    Monumental Java J. F. Scheltema
  • Capitulare incerti anni, nr 6, ut mulieres ad altare non ingrediantur.

    Woman under Monasticism Lina Eckenstein
  • At a lonely farm situated in the wildest part of nr Fjord it was my happy fortune to stay for some days in the merry month of May.

    The Norwegian Fjords A. Heaton Cooper
British Dictionary definitions for nr

nr1

abbreviation
1.
near

nr2

abbreviation
1.
Nauru
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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nr in Technology

networking
The country code for Nauru.
(1999-01-27)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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Related Abbreviations for nr

nr

near

NR

1.
not rated
2.
number (shortwave transmission)
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