abbreviation for (in Britain, formerly)

National Union of Railwaymen

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Examples from the Web for nur

Contemporary Examples of nur

Historical Examples of nur

  • It's me that's sold and going down, and not you nur the chil'en.

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe

  • The people of Nur shut the gates and for some time refused to surrender.

  • King Loc descended into the well and found Nur in his laboratory.


    Anatole France

  • You did not tell me, Nur, what he is doing down there with the nixies?


    Anatole France

  • I asked if there was a seat free, and was told, "Nur militrisch."