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By Glenn Darragh

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CLOTHES PEG, n - a clothespin. CLOTTED CREAM, n - a thick cream made from scalded milk, especially in SW England. CLUB, n - in the expression IN THE CLUB: pregnant. CLUED-UP, adj (col) - having detailed knowlA TO ZED, A TO ZEE COMBINATIONS edge or information about something. He's really clued-up on the technical aspects of the deal. CLUELESS, adj (col) - helpless, ignorant, stupid, incapable of doing anything properly. CO-ED, n - not a student, but a school or college providing coeducation. COACH, n - a long-distance bus.

Piccadilly Circus. CITY CENTRE, n - downtown. CITY EDITOR, n - the editor in charge of financial and commercial news. The CITY DESK is his or her department. CITY, THE, n - the area in central London in which the UK's major financial business is transacted, or the financial institutions located there. Equivalent of Wall Street. CIVIL LIST, n - the annuities voted by Parliament for the support of the royal family, the royal household and royal hangers-on. CIVVY, n (col) - a civilian. The plural CIVVIES refers to civilian dress as opposed to uniform.

To BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES is to use battens in nailing a tarpaulin over a hatch on a ship to make it secure. BATTERY, n - a large group of cages for rearing poultry intensively. As a modifier: battery hens. BB, adj- the symbol, printed on pencils, for double black, denoting a very soft lead. BEAK, n (col) - a judge, magistrate or schoolteacher. BEANFEAST, n (col) - specifically an annual dinner given by employers to employees, but the word can be used of any festive occasion. BEARING REIN, n - a checkrein in horse-riding.

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