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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…
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How to use Gd in a sentence
How long have you held that position as tool inspector for GD?Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
A closed syllable ends in one or more consonants: ing, thing; gd, good; gld, glad.Anglo-Saxon Grammar and Exercise Book|C. Alphonso Smith
The spelling goud 5, 50, &c., for gd 'good' may indicate a sound change.
The king, on hearing of it exclaimed "by Gd, the man has got the sow by the right ear!"The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Se man gesih and nele Gode fylian, see understent God, and nele gd wyrcan.
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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