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Examples from the Web for nr

Contemporary Examples of nr

  • Extremely conservative, just what the base and the key opinion makers, like NR, the WSJ, and the Weekly Standard wanted.

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    Romney's Ironic Sense of Salesmanship

    David Frum

    October 5, 2012

  • There are many reproductions of his careful handwriting, often signed “NR Mandela, 466/64” (his prison number).

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    Nelson Mandela's Revelatory Diaries

    James Zug

    October 16, 2010

  • New York Times columnist David Brooks, who began his career at NR, just called Governor Palin “a cancer on the Republican Party.”

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    Sorry, Dad, I'm Voting for Obama

    Christopher Buckley

    October 10, 2008

Historical Examples of nr

  • In obedience to a Government resolution of June 22, 1900, Nr.

    Monumental Java

    J. F. Scheltema

  • The editors of The NR have been given an opportunity to test this question.

    Green Spring Farm

    Ross Netherton

  • At a lonely farm situated in the wildest part of Nr Fjord it was my happy fortune to stay for some days in the merry month of May.

    The Norwegian Fjords

    A. Heaton Cooper

  • Mr. Polevoy and four members of his delegation spent one evening at the house of the NR editor-at-large.

    Green Spring Farm

    Ross Netherton

  • Narghile, nr′gi-le, n. an Eastern tobacco-pipe, in which the smoke is passed through water.

British Dictionary definitions for nr



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