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I filed a brief as a friend of the court in the U. of Michigan to keep affirmative action at the U. of Michigan, which I attended the law school. And I was one of the original sponsors of making the Martin Luther King birthday a federal holiday.
Dick Gephardt

Meaning of "U." in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF U.

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WHAT DOES U. MEAN IN ENGLISH?

U

U is the twenty-first letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet and a vowel in the English alphabet.

Definition of U. in the English dictionary

The definition of U. in the dictionary is united. Other definition of U. is university.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE U.

U bolt
U Thant
U-bend
U-boat
U-lock
U-shaped
U-shaped valley
U-turn
u.c.
u.s.
U.S.A.
U/S
U2
U4E
ua
UAE
uakari
UAM
UAR
UART

Synonyms and antonyms of U. in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translator English - Chinese

U。
1,325 millions of speakers

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U.
570 millions of speakers

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U.
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

यू
380 millions of speakers
ar

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U.
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

У.
278 millions of speakers

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U.
270 millions of speakers

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ইউ
260 millions of speakers

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U.
220 millions of speakers

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U.
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

U.
180 millions of speakers

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U.
130 millions of speakers

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U.
85 millions of speakers

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U.
85 millions of speakers
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U.
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

யு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

यू.
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

U.
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

U.
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

U.
50 millions of speakers

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У.
40 millions of speakers

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U.
30 millions of speakers
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U.
15 millions of speakers
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U.
14 millions of speakers
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U.
10 millions of speakers
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U.
5 millions of speakers

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The term «U.» is very widely used and occupies the 218 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about U.

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8 QUOTES WITH «U.»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word U..
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Sandy Adams
I believe we should use all means necessary to prevent the acquisition or fabrication of nuclear weapons by countries or groups hostile to the U. S. We should act in concert with our allies who are similarly working to protect their countries.
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Mohamed ElBaradei
Everyone in the Middle East pretty much wants to come and be an American citizen, but pretty much everybody is angry with the U. S. foreign policy.
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Dick Gephardt
I filed a brief as a friend of the court in the U. of Michigan to keep affirmative action at the U. of Michigan, which I attended the law school. And I was one of the original sponsors of making the Martin Luther King birthday a federal holiday.
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Virgil Goode
Only in the last week, South Carolina announced that it is seeking to become the U. S. center for hydrogen fuel cells, and BMW revealed that it will power some of its high-end model cars with hydrogen.
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William Odom
We need to go to the niceties of approaching the U. N. and let them have a chance to take it over, but we should set some sort of date and begin to move out and leave it to whoever takes over.
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Utah Phillips
When I was in Utah there, first learning the kind of music I love, my favorite singer was T. Texas Tyler. So my friend, Norman Ritchie, the traveling teenage sage, started calling me U. Utah Phillips.
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Bill Scott
He convinced me that if we're going to have honest government that you can't leave it up to the crooks and that honest people have to get involved in government. So I did. I got involved as a criminal prosecutor with the U. S. Justice Department.
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Thomas L. Smith
I respectfully suggest the propriety of having stationed at the arsenal a full company of U. S. troops, that they may be made available in any emergency, from fire, insurrection, or any thing else.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «U.»

Discover the use of U. in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to U. and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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DIY U: Edupunks, Edupreneurs, and the Coming Transformation ...
The price of college tuition has increased more than any other major good or service for the last twenty years.
Anya Kamenetz, 2010
2
U-Statistics: Theory and Practice
The author has undertaken to provide experts and advanced students with a review of the present status of the evolved theory of U-statistics, and
Lee, 1990
3
Debt-Free U: How I Paid for an Outstanding College Education ...
This book can save you more than $100,000.
Zac Bissonnette, 2010
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Inside Greek U.: Fraternities, Sororities, and the Pursuit ...
Inside Greek U. demonstrates how deeply Greek organizations influence their members and suggests how, with reform the worst excesses of the system, fraternities and sororities could serve as a positive influence on individuals and campus ...
Alan DeSantis, 2007
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I Would Die 4 U: Why Prince Became an Icon
Celebrated journalist, TV personality, and award-winning author Touré investigates one of the most enigmatic and fascinating figures in contemporary American culture: PRINCE Drawing on new research and enlivened by Touré’s unique pop ...
Touré, 2013
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Collected works of Nana Asma'u, daughter of Usman dan ...
Nana Asma'u Bint Usman 'dan Fodio, a nineteenth-century Muslim scholar, lived in the region now known as northern Nigeria, and was an eyewitness to battles of the largest of the West-African jihads of the era.
Nana Asma'u, Jean Boyd, Beverly Blow Mack, 1997
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Wannabe U: Inside the Corporate University
Like the best campus novelists, Tuchman entertains with her acidly witty observations of backstage power dynamics and faculty politics, but ultimately Wannabe U is a hard-hitting account of how higher education’s misguided pursuit of ...
Gaye Tuchman, 2009
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Between U and Me: How to Rock Your Tween Years with Style ...
This book, inspired by actual questions that Zendaya has received from her over one million Facebook fans AND Twitter followers, will be the perfect way for girls everywhere to get even closer to their social media BFF!
Zendaya, 2013
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One Woman's Jihad: Nana Asma'u, Scholar and Scribe
"... a most welcome addition to the body of scholarship on the Sokoto Jihad and Caliphate.
Beverly Blow Mack, Jean Boyd, 2000
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U Chic
The Complete Guide to a Fabulous College Life! From the day you set foot on campus until the day you wear a cap and gown, get advice from a source you can trust: the expert team of all-star college students and recent grads behind U Chic.
Christie Garton, 2009

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. U. [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/u>. Mar 2019 ».
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