- United Kingdom.
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Meanwhile two kids were taken from their mother when she flew back to the UK from Turkey.Britain May Spy on Preschoolers Searching for Potential Jihadis
January 7, 2015
Directors will now have to guess the difference between dirty talk and abuse, or leave the UK to film elsewhere.
Yet when the new regulations for the UK Audiovisual Media Services 2014 were announced, jaws dropped.
“Given the number of events which take place across the UK it is likely to be difficult to enforce,” said Rupert Sutton.To Stop ISIS, Britain Is Set to Stop Free Speech
November 25, 2014
Thanks to their sacrifice, Afghanistan is a better country and we walk in safer streets at home in the UK.Harry Marks Remembrance Day in Afghanistan
November 9, 2014
Now, where do you think the soul of Abe was between 'Gl—' and 'uk'?In The Boyhood of Lincoln
They will be included when they come out of copyright in the UK.The Holy War made by Shaddai upon Diabolus
This chapter is dedicated to Waterstone's, the national UK bookselling chain.Little Brother
Finnan-haddock, fin′an-had′uk, n. a kind of smoked haddock, esp.
Futtock, fut′uk, n. one of the separate pieces of timber composing the frame of a ship.
- United Kingdom
- United Kingdom
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Word Origin and History for uk
abbreviation for United Kingdom, attested from 1892.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper