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3British Police Constable.police officer, policeman, policewoman, pc, wpc, officer of the law, detective, dcView synonyms
4Politically correct; political correctness.‘PC language’‘the cult of PC’progressive, advanced, modern, forward-looking, forward-thinking, progressivist, go-ahead, enlightened, reformist, radicalView synonyms
6British Prince Consort.
7British Privy Council.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.