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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.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Chr.
chow mein, chowtime, choyote, CHP, CHQ, Chr., chrematistic, chremzel, chresard, Chrestien de Troyes, chrestomathy
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How to use Chr. in a sentence
Thence back again, entertaining myself upon my sliding rule with great content, and called at Woolwich, where Mr. Chr.Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete|Samuel Pepys
Richardia, ri-chr′di-a, n. a small genus of South African herbs of the Arum family, including the calla-lily.
For many years he had been repeatedly solicited in the most irresistible words by Mr. Chr.Louis Spohr's Autobiography|Louis Spohr
The last half of the 19th century also brought forth a number of Danish hymnwriters of considerable merit, such as Chr.Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark|Jens Christian Aaberg
Nothing but his ingenuous ways, and his soft baby-cry "chr-er-er" revealed his tender age.Little Brothers of the Air|Olive Thorne Miller