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New Brunswick

  

      n   a province of SE Canada on the Gulf of St Lawrence and the Bay of Fundy: extensively forested. Capital: Fredericton. Pop.: 762000 (1997 est.). Area: 72092 sq. km (27835 sq. miles),   (Abbrev.)    NB  
  New Brunswicker      n  
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Brunswick  
      n  
1    a former duchy (1635--1918) and state (1918--46) of central Germany, now part of the state of Lower Saxony; formerly (1949--90) part of West Germany  
2    a city in central Germany: formerly capital of the duchy and state of Brunswick. Pop.: 252544 (1996 est.),   (German name)    Braunschweig  


Caroline of Brunswick  
      n   1768--1821, wife of George IV of the United Kingdom: tried for adultery (1820)  
New Brunswick  
      n   a province of SE Canada on the Gulf of St Lawrence and the Bay of Fundy: extensively forested. Capital: Fredericton. Pop.: 762000 (1997 est.). Area: 72092 sq. km (27835 sq. miles),   (Abbrev.)    NB  
  New Brunswicker      n  

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expression used to indicate that something happens very quickly
n.
def.: new and inexperienced person
slang. Syn.: newbie, newb
n.
new trend in computing to take into account the environmental aspect when designing IT systems.
v.
to use something (an object or a substance) in a new way: not the same as "recycle"
can sometimes be translated as "détourner"
n.
brand of soup, mix of vegetables, image for new startups ?
n.
someone who is picky about food, doesn't want to try new foods
adj.
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)
n.
a new word formed by joining together two others and combining their meanings. Examples: brunch, camcorder, carjack, motel, greenwash, smog, workaholic.
n.
a government scheme that moves people to a new area (e.g. because a dam is being built where they live)
exp.
expression used for warning that, although something seems to be over, settled, new events that could change the situation may occur
syn.: "it ain't over till it's over"

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