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universal British & World English

Relating to or done by all people or things in the world or in a particular group; applicable to all cases

Universal British & World English

A US film production company formed in 1912

universal English Thesaurus

the universal features of language

universal set British & World English

The set containing all objects or elements and of which all other sets are subsets

Universal City British & World English

A district in northwestern Los Angeles in California, in the San Fernando Valley, home to Universal Studios and other entertainment facilities

universal donor British & World English

A person of blood group O, who can in theory donate blood to recipients of any ABO blood group

universal joint British & World English

A coupling or joint which can transmit rotary power by a shaft at any selected angle

Universal Time British & World English

Another term for Greenwich Mean Time.

Universal Time New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

another name for Greenwich Mean Time

concrete universal British & World English

(In idealist philosophy) an abstraction which is manifest in a developing or organized set of instances, so having the qualities of both the universal and the particular

universal compass British & World English

A pair of compasses with legs that may be extended for large circles

universal suffrage British & World English

The right of almost all adults to vote in political elections

universal indicator British & World English

A mixture of dyes that changes colour gradually over a range of pH and is used (especially as indicator paper) in testing for acids and alkalis

universal quantifier British & World English

A formal expression used in asserting that a stated general proposition is true of all the members of the delineated universe or class

universal recipient British & World English

A person of blood group AB, who can in theory receive donated blood of any ABO blood group

Universal Postal Union British & World English

An agency of the United Nations that regulates international postal affairs

Universal Product Code British & World English

More formal term for barcode.

Coordinated Universal Time British & World English

Another term for Greenwich Mean Time.

veil British & World English

A membrane which is attached to the immature fruiting body of some toadstools and ruptures in the course of development, either (universal veil) enclosing the whole fruiting body or (partial veil) joining the edges of the cap to the stalk

universal coupling in universal joint British & World English

A coupling or joint which can transmit rotary power by a shaft at any selected angle

universal veil in veil British & World English

A membrane which is attached to the immature fruiting body of some toadstools and ruptures in the course of development, either (universal veil) enclosing the whole fruiting body or (partial veil) joining the edges of the cap to the stalk

Universal Time Coordinated in Universal Time British & World English

Another term for Greenwich Mean Time.


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