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  1. near.
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  • 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


abbreviation for
  1. near
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the internet domain name for
  1. Nauru
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