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Nor Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Nor'

  • Nor: Nor may refer to: Nor, a grammatical conjunction Nór , the eponymous founder-king of Norway in Norse mythology. Nor (Wicked), a character in ...
  • Nor-: In chemical nomenclature , nor- is a prefix to name a structural analog that can be derived from a parent compound by the removal of one ...
  • Norway: the country's name means "the northward route" (the "way north" or the "north way"), which in Old Norse would have been nor veg or norð vegr. ...

'Nor' example sentence in quotations

* Man is never honestly the fatalist, nor even the stoic. He fights his fate, often desperately. He is forever entering bold exceptions to the rulings of the bench of gods. This fighting, no doubt, makes for human progress, for it favors the strong and the brave. It also makes for beauty, for lesser men try to escape from a hopeless and intolerable world by creating a more lovely one of their own. - H.L. Mencken

* Barbossa For too long I've been parched of thirst and unable to quench it. Too long I've been starving to death and haven't died. I feel nothing. Not the wind on my face nor the spray of the sea. Nor the warmth of a woman's flesh. You best start believing in ghost stories Miss Turner. You're in one. - Pirates of the Caribbean The Curse of the Black Pearl

* Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him. - Dwight D Eisenhower

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Nor Sample Sentences in News

  • Why Micron’s NOR Flash products are losing ground to NAND
    These improvements require larger capacities for both code and data storage and significantly faster erase and write times. NAND offers both of these at relatively low cost. Read more on this news related to 'Nor'
  • Striking workers: Nor'easter's rain, wind could test FairPoint's replacement workforce
    A forecast nor'easter could deliver the first major test for replacement workers hired by FairPoint Communications in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont with winds gusting to 30 mph and driving rain that could cause service disruptions as more than 1,700 workers remain on strike. Read more on this news related to 'Nor'
  • Nor'easter to bring rain and wind Wednesday-Thursday
    A developing nor'easter is carrying rain and wind to Staten Island and the rest of New York City on Wednesday and Thursday. Read more on this news related to 'Nor'

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