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THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Other definitions for Br (2 of 5)
abbreviation Real Estate.
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or B.R., B/R.
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How to use Br in a sentence
Ye br-reak into Hogan's house some night sufferin' fr'm an incontrollable impulse to take his watch.Mr. Dooley Says|Finley Dunne
We wuz fixed nice here, an' things goin' easy; an' the yard full o' br'ilers.A Reversible Santa Claus|Meredith Nicholson
Mhler accepted the invitation and received a ticket extra-ordinaire, signed Br.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume II (of 3)|Alexander Wheelock Thayer
It may be right to read br, and apply it only to the eastern façade as that on which there were most cupolas.The Bbur-nma in English|Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
The succession of measures taken regarding the Cunard service may be followed in the Br.The History of the Post Office in British North America|William Smith
British Dictionary definitions for Br (1 of 5)
Also: B/R bills receivable
the internet domain name for
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(in a religious order) Brother
the chemical symbol for
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(formerly) British Rail
Brazil (international car registration)
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Scientific definitions for Br
The symbol for bromine.
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