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THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
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How to use Gd in a sentence
However, G-d is very clear about the Sabbath being a day of rest.A Jewish Ex-Con Recalls Keeping Kosher with the Faithful in Prison|Daniel Genis|May 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I wish to G-d Obama would get out there and explain this to the American people.The Death of Deficit Scare-Mongering, Please|Michael Tomasky|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I imagine her shock right about now, when G-d opens the gates and places a crown upon her head.Roseanne Barr Hails the Comedic Genius of Phyllis Diller|Roseanne Barr|August 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Jack says, 'You lie, G-d d-mn you,' and draws his derringer.Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories|Bret Harte
"And by G—d I'll make that young jackanapes look a sight ere I take my hand off him," he retorted savagely.The Nest of the Sparrowhawk|Baroness Orczy
"Philip, if you marry that girl I'll peach; I will, so help me G—d," replied a woman's voice.Fort Lafayette or, Love and Secession|Benjamin Wood
By G—d, no d——d Mormon could counterfeit that language, you swear real natteral; hurrah for old Kentuck.
He said, "You are in bad company, G—d d——n you; out with your greenbacks, or I'll shoot you."Reports of the Committee on the Conduct of the War|United States Senate
British Dictionary definitions for Gd (1 of 2)
the internet domain name for
British Dictionary definitions for Gd (2 of 2)
the chemical symbol for
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Scientific definitions for Gd
The symbol for gadolinium.
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