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ET

abbr.
1. Eastern Time
2. elapsed time
3. extraterrestrial
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et

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Ethiopia

Et

the chemical symbol for
(Chemistry) ethyl

ET

abbreviation for
1. (Education) Employment Training: a government scheme offering training in technological and business skills to unemployed people
2. Egypt (international car registration)
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-et

a noun suffix occurring orig. in loanwords from French or Italian, typically diminutives or nouns denoting an example or instance of something, or a group or member of a group having a specified number ( bullet; hatchet; islet; turret; doublet; quartet); of limited productivity in English ( baronet; octet; quintuplet; swimmeret), sometimes as a variant of -let before stems ending in syllabic l ( eaglet; owlet).Compare -ette.
[Middle English < Old French -et (masculine) or -ette (feminine); or < Italian -etto,-etta]

ET

or E.T.,

Eastern time.
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Translations

ET

(US) abbr of Eastern TimeOstküstenzeit f
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References in classic literature ?
In answer to his politely sinister, prolonged glance of inquiry, I overheard Dona Rita murmuring, with some confusion and annoyance, "VOUS ETES BETE MON CHER.
That you're a fool, que vous etes un sot, but everybody knew that.
Vous etes bien jeune--trop jeune pour le role que vous allez jouer; il faut prendre garde--savez-vous?"
"Mesdames, vous etes servies!" adding, "J'ai bien faim, moi!"
To help others one must have the right to do it, or else /Crevez, chiens, si vous n'etes pas contents/." He laughed, "That's right, isn't it, Dounia?"
[9] "Nous n'avons pas ete moins saisis d'etonnement a la vue de l'innombrable quantite de pierres de touts grandeurs, bouleversees les unes sur les autres, et cependent rangees, comme si elles avoient ete amoncelees negligemment pour remplir des ravins.
A Bagdad, un employe du ministere de la Justice est mort et son epouse a ete grievement blessee dans l'explosion d'un engin piege attache a leur voiture, a-t-on appris de sources policiere et medicale.