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'uu'

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Submitted By:AXTON
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There are six words in the English language which have the letter combination of "UU". One of the words is 'Vacuum', can you name the other five?

Answer:

Muumuu, Continuum, Duumvirate, Duumvir, Residuum, Vacuum

Muumuu - A long loose dress that hangs free from the shoulders
Continuum - A continuous extent, succession, or whole, no part of which can be distinguished from neighboring parts except by arbitrary division
Duumvirate - A regime or partnership of two persons
Duumvir - A member of a duumvirate
Residuum - Something remaining after removal of a part; a residue
Vacuum - A state of being sealed off from external
or environmental influences; isolation

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