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u adj.  (chiefly British) of or appropriate to the upper classes especially in language use ;
U n.  the 21st letter of the Roman alphabet ;
U n.  a heavy toxic silvery-white radioactive metallic element ; occurs in many isotopes ; used for nuclear fuels and nuclear weapons ;
U n.  a base containing nitrogen that is found in RNA (but not in DNA) and derived from pyrimidine ; pairs with adenine ;
U-boat n.  a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes ;
u-drive n.  a rented car ;
U-shaped adj.  shaped in the form of the letter U ;
u-turn n.  complete reversal of direction of travel ;
U. S. Air Force n.  the airforce of the United States of America ; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space ;
U. S. Army n.  the army of the United States of America ; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare ;
U. S. Army Special Forces n.  a division of the United States Army that is specially trained for guerilla fighting ;
U. S. Coast Guard n.  an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce ;
U. S. Code n.  a consolidation and codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States ; is prepared and published by a unit of the United States House of Representatives ;
U.K. n.  a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles ; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland ; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom ;
U.S. n.  the executive and legislative and judicial branches of the federal government of the United States ;
 
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