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Ir

The symbol for iridium.

IR

abbr.
1. information retrieval
2. infrared
3. Sports injured reserve
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ir

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Iran

Ir

the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) iridium

IR

abbreviation for
1. (General Physics) infrared
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly, in Britain) Inland Revenue
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Iran (international car registration)
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IR

infrared.

Ir

Irish.

Ir


Chem. Symbol.
iridium.

ir-1

,
var. of in- 2 (by assimilation) before r: irradiate.

ir-2

,
var. of in- 3 (by assimilation) before r: irreducible.

Ir.

Ireland.
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Ir

The symbol for iridium.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.IR - a heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum groupIr - a heavy brittle metallic element of the platinum group; used in alloys; occurs in natural alloys with platinum or osmium
metal, metallic element - any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
2.IR - a board of the British government that administers and collects major direct taxes
administrative body, administrative unit - a unit with administrative responsibilities
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - 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
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References in classic literature ?
non sum quod fui ."--"No offence, I hope, sir," said the serjeant; "where, then, if I may venture to be so bold, may you and your friend be travelling?"--"You have now denominated us right," says Partridge.
He read how the Arla's whale boat had been bushwhacked at Su'u and had lost three men; of how the skipper discovered the cook stewing human flesh on the galley fire--flesh purchased by the boat's crew ashore in Fui; of how an accidental discharge of dynamite, while signaling, had killed another boat's crew; of night attacks; ports fled from between the dawns; attacks by bushmen in mangrove swamps and by fleets of salt-water men in the larger passages.
Maj Gen Changez Dil Khan HI(M) (Retd), Rector FUI and Maj Gen Asghar Nawaz HI(M) (Retd), CEO / MD FPCDL.
In his welcome address, Rector Foundation University Islamabad highlighted the progress and academic excellence FUI has achieved in the past years.
He hoped that the FUI graduates are expected to possess high professional competence combined with humanistic and moral qualities.
Mohammad Haroon Aslam presided over the convocation while Rector FUI Maj.
"Fui is a world-class player who will not only bring profile to our club off the field but a huge presence and class on the field."