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Meaning of "WRAF" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES WRAF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of WRAF in the English dictionary

The definition of WRAF in the dictionary is Women's Royal Air Force.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WRAF

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Wran
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Wrangell
Wrangell Mountains
wrangle
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wranglership
wranglesome
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WORDS THAT END LIKE WRAF

BAF
CAF
IAAF
IAF
MAF
RAAF
RAF
RCAF
RNZAF
USAF
WAAAF
WAAF
WRAAF

Synonyms and antonyms of WRAF in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «WRAF» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WRAF

Find out the translation of WRAF to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of WRAF from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «WRAF» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

WRAF
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

WRAF
570 millions of speakers

English

WRAF
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

WRAF
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

دبليو آر إيه إف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

WRAF
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

WRAF
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

WRAF
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

WRAF
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

WRAF
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

WRAF
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

WRAF
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

WRAF
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

WRAF
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

WRAF
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

WRAF
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

WRAF
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

WRAF
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

WRAF
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

WRAF
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

WRAF
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

WRAF
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

WRAF
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

WRAF
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

WRAF
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

WRAF
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of WRAF

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WRAF»

The term «WRAF» is normally little used and occupies the 122.708 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WRAF» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about WRAF

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WRAF»

Discover the use of WRAF in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to WRAF and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The WAAF
WAAF predecessors, 1918-39 The Royal Air Force (RAF) and the Women's Royal Air Force (WRAF) were formed together on 1st April 1918. When the First World War broke out in 1914, planes flying at 70 mph (113 km/h) and women wearing ...
Beryl E. Escott, 2003
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British Air Forces 1914-18 (2)
All ranks of both women's forces serving with RFC or RNAS units on 31 March 1918 were given the option of transferring to the WRAF up to 1 May. Members of the Women's Legion Motor Drivers, which had continued to provide MT support to  ...
‎2001
3
Applications of Systems Approaches at the Field Level
In the OXSTRESS routine, root length density (RLV) of each soil layer is used to weight the layer aeration factor in the calculation of a zero (total stress) to one (no stress) whole rhizosphere aeration factor (WRAF): .LKD , ,LRD , ...
M.J. Kropff, P.S. Teng, 1997
4
Tracing Your Air Force Ancestors
At its height, the WRAF had 24,659 members but budget cuts following the end of the war caused the force to be disbanded in 1920. The WRAF was not without controversy. The first Commander was a man, Lieutenant Colonel Bersey, with ...
Phil Tomaselli, 2007
5
RAF Little Rissington: The Central Flying School 1946 - 76
Here, SACWs Eileen Scott, (left) and Carol have perched themselves on the wing of the 'spare'Vampire T.11 as the lads await the return of the display aircraft, September 1960. (Ray Deacon) The WRAF block overlooked the parade ground  ...
R. Deacon, A. Pollock, M. Thomas, 2006
6
Women, Clubs and Associations in Britain
Each branch has its own activities, which include a range ofmini-reunions and social events. The Wren, a triennial publication, still flourishes after 84 years. The third women's Service, the Women's Royal Air Force (WRAF), was set up by the ...
David Doughan, Peter Gordon, 2007
7
Sir Frederick Sykes and the Air Revolution 1912-1918
112 The WRAF proved tobe a valuable asset to the RAF,butwith its laboriousbirthand turbulent formativemonths, itcreated a constant sourceof concern forSykesand the Air Staff. Sykes had come fromwork that madehim acutely awareof ...
Lieutenant-Colonel Eric Ash, 2012
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Christa: A novel about a young girl’s journey in the Second ...
An WrAF woman explained what turbulence was and that it was normal. her main concern was keeping everyone calm. Four of the children threw up, and that didn' t make the rest of us happy. towels were put over it and just left that way. i ...
Jane Ingram, 2010
9
The Air Force List
265 Flying Officers 1983-contd Wilson, W. J. WRAF (ATC) Blanshard, W. BA WRAF (ATC) Theobald, S. M. BSc WRAF (ATC) Williams, S. B. BSc (ATC) Mills, A. R. M. BA (ATC) Stephenson, H. WRAF (ATC) Brown, S. L. WRAF (ATC) Hughes, ...
Great Britain. Air Ministry, 1985
10
Women and War: A Historical Encyclopedia from Antiquity to ...
Head of the British Women's Royal Air Force (WRAF) in World War I. Born in 1869, Violet Blanche Douglas-Pennant was the sixth daughter of the second Lord Penrhyn. As a young adult, she joined the Conservative Party and was active in ...
Bernard A. Cook

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WRAF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term WRAF is used in the context of the following news items.
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Former WRAF veteran celebrates VE Day with pupils at a Bushey …
Mrs Rinkoff, who is a great, great aunt of two of the pupils at the school, was working in the WRAF (Women's Royal Air Force) when victory in Europe was ... «Watford Observer, May 15»
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'Fantastic' reunion of RAF Spitalgate's ladies in Grantham
Using Facebook, a 70-year-old who trained with the Women's Royal Air Force at RAF Spitalgate, organised a successful reunion last weekend of fellow WRAF ... «Grantham Journal, Apr 15»
3
Rutland WW1 female volunteer's name added to memorial
Ms Walter joined the WRAF soon after it was formed in April 1918, in the 29th Training Squadron, only to die seven months later on Armistice Day from ... «BBC News, Apr 15»
4
Empty slogans that strive for success
Serving as WRAF in the second world war and the following years, they opened the door to women's service in today's RAF. But we, as a society, too often forget ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
5
RAF Association say farewell to fond friend
Phyllis Wheatley, 92, founder of the Southend branch of the Women's RAF (WRAF) Association, died on January 3 after a lifetime dedicated to the Armed Forces. «Echo, Jan 15»
6
Stone ex-WRAF joins blind veterans at the Cenotaph for …
A former WRAF from Stone is taking part in the Remembrance Sunday march at the Cenotaph in London for the first time, with Blind Veterans UK. Carol Sadler ... «Staffordshire Newsletter, Nov 14»
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Upton ex-servicewoman helps raise £28k while receiving …
A former member of the Women's Royal Air Force (WRAF) participated in a UK-wide relay for charity while undergoing chemotherapy - helping to raise almost ... «ChesterChronicle.co.uk, Nov 14»
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Morrisons apologise after veteran, 89, made to sell poppies outside
Customer Veronica, an ex WRAF, said she was 'absolutely furious' when she confronted the Taunton store manager who allegedly said 'he'll have to wear a ... «Metro, Oct 14»
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Ex-WRAF officer was a special needs teacher
She was a talented sportswoman, representing the WRAF at ladies' tennis. A talented calligrapher, she was appointed honorary president of The Oxford Scribes ... «Oxford Mail, Sep 14»
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The soaring ambition of women in the RAF
Carterton resident Adrienne Black, 42, who is doing the WRAF on Tour walk (see opposite page) served from 1990 to 2012 as an administrator, ending as a ... «The Oxford Times, Sep 14»

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