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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.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Q.C.
Qattara Depression, qawwali, Qazvin, QB, QBP, Q.C., QCA, QCD, Q-Celtic, Q clearance, q.d.
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How to use Q.C. in a sentence
The QC Group Inc A Minnesota-based corporation, owned by Daniel Medford and David DeVowe, which provides quality control services.The 26 Next Hobby Lobbys|Abby Haglage|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Geoffrey Robertson QC has provided legal advice to the Greek government.Britain Has Lost Its Marbles: Elgin Loan Will Appease Putin|Geoffrey Robertson|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Robert Jay, QC, arrived at the courthouse early today, looking somber in his trademark yellow-framed glasses.James Murdoch Grilled by Leveson Inquiry’s Lead Counsel Robert Jay|Mike Giglio|April 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“Alex Cameron QC is the star of our pack,” wrote Brooks, who is the same age as the elder Cameron.How Close Is Prime Minister David Cameron to Former Murdoch Deputy Rebekah Brooks?|Mike Giglio|March 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Geoffrey Robertson QC is a member of the U.N.'s Internal Justice Council and author of Crimes Against Humanity (The New Press).The Case for Prosecuting Libya's Muammar Gaddafi|Geoffrey Robertson|March 1, 2011|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Q.C.
(esp in postal addresses) Quebec
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