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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.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Origin of rose hip
First recorded in 1855–60
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How to use rose hip in a sentence
I have the wild rosehip, and the flat shield of the moonwort, and a pea-pod, and more whose names I know not.The Dove in the Eagle's Nest|Charlotte M. Yonge
British Dictionary definitions for rose hip
/ (ˈrəʊzˌhɪp) /
the berry-like fruit of a rose plantSee hip 2
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