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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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