emu emu  /ˈi ˌmju/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of various systems of units for measuring electricity and magnetism
  2. (n) large Australian flightless bird similar to the ostrich but smaller

Usage(s):

  1. Sure, it has been absent from American haute cuisine since, well, forever, even as meat fads like emu and ostrich have come and gone.
  2. Naturalists have long been interested in the strange animals of Australia, the duck-billed platypus, spiny Australian anteater, the kangaroo, wombat, emu, casowary.
  3. There's the standard eviscerated kangaroo, but also an emu less than a meter away, head tucked under its wing as if sheltering from the wind that fluffs its feathers.

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  1. "EMU is a solid construction and a remarkable achievement," said Almunia.
    on May 7, 2008 By: Joaquin Almunia Source: Earthtimes (press release)

  2. "This is all great news," Bell said of the footwear company. "I can't be any more pleased with the enthusiasm I've received from friends and colleagues wanting to be a part of my IndyCar Series return. Emu Australia is another company that...
    on Apr 17, 2008 By: Townsend Bell Source: F1SA

  3. Asked what should have been done differently from the outset of monetary union, Trichet replied that "the strict, rigorous implementation of the Stability and Growth Pact, which was a crucial part of the EMU, proved to be absolutely of the essence."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Jean-Claude Trichet Source: Market News International

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