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Var

[var] /var/
noun
1.
a department in SE France. 2326 sq. mi. (6025 sq. km).
Capital: Draguignan.

var.

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  • "But if it is Var, I must get back to the Vaterland," cried Gustav.

    The Forbidden Trail Honor Willsie
  • The ferret is mentioned, as being prolific in captivity, in Var.

  • But I have nothing solid—no lands, no estates except my chateau in Var.

    Dross

    Henry Seton Merriman
  • Rocky Sugar, Hard maple, Sugar tree 144-146saccharinum, Var.

  • Al the scheiphirdis, ther vyuis and saruandis, Var glaid of this propositione.

    Epic and Romance

    W. P. Ker
  • Var read the words again, but he could make no other meaning from them.

    Victory Lester del Rey
  • Var stared at the screen as the flight was relayed to him, snarling.

    Victory Lester del Rey
  • "Var died of a heart attack in the middle of a battle," Harding announced.

    Victory Lester del Rey
  • As he expected, he found a recent one announcing Var's death.

    Victory Lester del Rey
  • Beissner followed Hooker and named this species excelsa, Var.

    The Genus Pinus George Russell Shaw
British Dictionary definitions for Var

var

/vɑː/
noun
1.
a unit of reactive power of an alternating current, equal to the product of the current measured in amperes and the voltage measured in volts
Word Origin
from v(olt-)a(mperes) r(eactive)

Var

/French var/
noun
1.
a department of SE France, in Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur region. Capital: Toulon. Pop: 946 305 (2003 est). Area: 6023 sq km (2349 sq miles)
2.
a river in SE France, flowing southeast and south to the Mediterranean near Nice. Length: about 130 km (80 miles)

VAR

abbreviation
1.
visual aural range

var.

abbreviation
1.
variable
2.
variant
3.
variation
4.
variety
5.
various
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