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British Dictionary definitions for ruc

RUC

abbreviation for
  1. (the former) Royal Ulster Constabulary, now superseded by the Police Service of Northern Ireland
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Examples from the Web for ruc

Historical Examples

  • The people of those isles call the bird Ruc, and it has no other name.

    Curious Creatures in Zoology

    John Ashton

  • At the end of the synopsis on the first page are the letters "RUC."

    Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15)

    The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

  • The letters "RUC" appear on the first page after the synopsis.

    Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15)

    The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy