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      n   that form of the received pronunciation of English supposed to be typical of Oxford University and regarded by many as affected or pretentious  
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Oxford          [1]  
      n  
1    a city in S England, administrative centre of Oxfordshire, at the confluence of the Rivers Thames and Cherwell: Royalist headquarters during the Civil War; university, consisting of 40 separate colleges, the oldest being University College (1249); motor-vehicle industry. Pop.: 118795 (1991)  
   Related word       Oxonian  
2      (Also called)    Oxford Down   a breed of sheep with short wool and a dark brown face and legs  
3    a type of stout laced shoe with a low heel  
4    a lightweight fabric of plain or twill weave used esp. for men's shirts  

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english
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in American English, 'dirt' is what British people call 'soil' ('put some dirt in a plant pot'). In British English, dirt has the connotation of being dirty ('you've got some dirt on your shoe')
v.
transform into something English, render similar to an English person or thing
n.
sentence containing all letters of a given alphabet at least once.The canonical example in English is: 'The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog'.
A perfect pangram contains each letter of the alphabet just once and thus is far more difficult to come up with. The best seems to be: 'Mr. Jock, TV quiz PhD, bags few lynx'.
n.
Opposition to the disestablishment of the Church of England i.e.the English branch of the Western Christian Church, which combines Catholic and Protestant traditions, rejects the Pope’s authority, and has the monarch as its titular head
n.
artificial long word coined to mean a lung disease known as silicosis, a type of pneumoconiosis caused by inhalation of ultra-microscopic particles of crystalline silica volcanic dust. It has the particularity of being the longest word in the English language published in a dictionary
Longer tech. terms exist (up to 189,819 letters!).The word, presumably coined in 1935 by E.M. Smith (pres. of the National Puzzlers'League) in imitation of very long medical terms, contains 45 letters
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