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Definition of British

British
British Brit"ish, n. pl. People of Great Britain.
British
British Brit"ish (br[i^]t"[i^]sh), a. [AS. Brittisc, Bryttisc.] Of or pertaining to Great Britain or to its inhabitants; -- sometimes restricted to the original inhabitants. British gum, a brownish substance, very soluble in cold water, formed by heating dry starch at a temperature of about 600[deg] Fahr. It corresponds, in its properties, to dextrin, and is used, in solution, as a substitute for gum in stiffering goods. British lion, the national emblem of Great Britain. British seas, the four seas which surround Great Britain.

Meaning of British from wikipedia

- British may refer to: British people, nationals or natives of the United Kingdom, British Overseas Territories, and Crown Dependencies. Britishness, the...
- the British Empire became the global hegemon was later described as "Pax Britannica" ("British Peace"). Alongside the formal control that Britain exerted...
- The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable...
- the Kingdom of Great Britain in 1707 triggered a sense of British national identity. The notion of Britishness and a shared British identity was forged...
- is no 28-day data available. 2015 in British music 2015 in British radio 2015 in the United Kingdom List of British films of 2015 "Miranda fans get happy...
- The British Raj (/rɑːdʒ/; from Hindi rāj: kingdom, realm, state, or empire) was the rule of the British Crown on the Indian subcontinent from 1858 to...
- 1973, the British Library Act 1972 detached the library department from the British Museum, but it continued to host the now separated British Library in...
- includes the island of Great Britain, the north-­eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands within the British Isles. Northern Ireland...
- 72,000 British Columbians claim French as their mother tongue. British Columbia is home to at least 34 distinct Indigenous languages. British Columbia's...
- titles beginning with Britain All pages with titles containing Britain Terminology of the British Isles England Britains Britannia British Isles Brittain (disambiguation)...