trucial


trucial
Of or pertaining to a truce.

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  • trucial — ˈtrüshəl, üsēəl adjective Usage: often capitalized Etymology: truce (I) + ial; from the maritime truce made in 1835 between the British government and several Arab states of the Oman peninsula : of, relating to, or involving several territorial… …   Useful english dictionary

  • trucial — tru·cial …   English syllables

  • Trucial Oman — [tro͞o΄shəl] region in E Arabia, on the coast (Trucial Coast) of the Persian Gulf: see UNITED ARAB EMIRATES …   English World dictionary

  • Trucial States — see UNITED ARAB EMIRATES * * * …   Universalium

  • Trucial States — V. émirats arabes unis (hist.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Trucial States —   [ truːsjəl steɪts, englisch], ehemalige amtliche Bezeichnung für die Vereinigten Arabischen Emirate …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Trucial States — see UNITED ARAB EMIRATES …   English World dictionary

  • Trucial States — plural noun Former name (until 1971) for the United Arab Emirates on the S coast of the Persian Gulf, so called from being in treaty with Britain • • • Main Entry: ↑truce …   Useful english dictionary

  • Trucial States — Flagge der Trucial States …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Trucial States — /ˈtruʃəl/ (say troohshuhl) plural noun former name of United Arab Emirates. Also, Trucial Sheikhdoms, Trucial Coast, Trucial Oman …   Australian English dictionary


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