Definition of U

  • (noun) the 21st letter of the Roman alphabet
  • (noun) a heavy toxic silvery-white radioactive metallic element; occurs in many isotopes; used for nuclear fuels and nuclear weapons
  • (noun) a base containing nitrogen that is found in RNA (but not in DNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine
  • (adjective satellite) (chiefly British) of or appropriate to the upper classes especially in language use

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