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Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?
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Other definitions for Ir (3 of 7)
Football, Ice Hockey. injured reserve: Ending up on the IR so close to the end of the regular season may keep him off the ice for the entire Stanley Cup playoffs.
Other definitions for Ir (4 of 7)
variant of in-2 (by assimilation) before r: irradiate.
Other definitions for Ir (5 of 7)
variant of in-3 (by assimilation) before r: irreducible.
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How to use Ir in a sentence
But given the attributes of the IR specialist, a profile similar to surgeons would not surprise.Doctors as Doormats in the David Petraeus Scandal|Kent Sepkowitz|November 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The current IR-1 centrifuges in place are copies of the design of Pakistani nuclear scientist A.Q. Khan.The Silver Lining on Iran’s Nukes|Eli Lake|August 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
IR also is a triangle with one of the angles pointing to the right and two upright lines passing through the triangle.Sumerian Hymns|Frederick Augustus Vanderburgh
From the "Dies Ir" there rings forth grand poetry even in monkish Latin.History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)|John William Draper
The origin seems to be Celtic, and the word is cognate with Ir.
Facta est terra in desolationem facie ir Columb: and again, Revertamur ad terram nativitatis nostr facie gladii Columb.The Works of Sir Thomas Browne (Volume 1 of 3)|Thomas Browne
Supreme cathedral it is for that supremest of hymns, the Dies Ir—sound and sense and vision welded.How France Built Her Cathedrals|Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
British Dictionary definitions for Ir (1 of 5)
the internet domain name for
British Dictionary definitions for Ir (2 of 5)
the chemical symbol for
British Dictionary definitions for Ir (3 of 5)
(formerly, in Britain) Inland Revenue
Iran (international car registration)
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Scientific definitions for Ir
The symbol for iridium.
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