downing street

  • 1 Downing Street — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Downing Street Downing Street es una calle del centro de Londres, famosa porque contiene los edificios que han sido, durante doscientos años, las residencias oficiales de dos de los más superiores ministros… …

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  • 2 Downing Street — short street in London, named for British diplomat Sir George Downing (c.1624 1684). It contains the residence of the prime minister (at Number 10), hence its metonymic use for the British government, attested from 1781 …

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  • 3 Downing Street — [dou′niŋ] [after Sir George Downing (1623 84), who owned property there] street in Westminster, London, location of some of the principal government offices of the United Kingdom, including the official residence of the prime minister (No. 10):… …

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  • 4 Downing Street — (spr. dauning strït), Straße in London, in der das Schatzamt (treasury) und die ausgedehnten public offices (Sitz der meisten Ministerien) liegen. In der Zeitungssprache wird D. S. oft fürs Auswärtige Amt gesetzt …

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  • 5 Downing Street — rue de Londres où se trouve, au numéro 10, la résidence du Premier ministre britannique …

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  • 6 Downing Street — For other uses, see Downing Street (disambiguation). The corner of Downing St and Whitehall Downing Street in London, England has for over two hundred years housed the official residences of two of the most senior British cabinet ministers: the… …

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  • 7 Downing Street — Die Downing Street Die Downing Street [ˈdaʊnɪŋstɹiːt] ist die berühmte Straße im Zentrum Londons, in der sich seit mehr als zweihundert Jahren die offiziellen Amts und Wohnsitze von zwei der wichtigsten britischen Regierungsmitglieder befinden –… …

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  • 8 Downing Street — 51°30′11.6″N 0°07′39.0″O / 51.503222, 0.1275 …

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  • 9 Downing Street 10 — Der damalige Premierminister Blair und US Vizepräsident Cheney vor Downing Street No. 10 (2002) Das Haus 10 Downing Street (sprich Downing Street number ten) ist die offizielle Residenz des First Lord of the Treasury, der seit 1905 immer zugleich …

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  • 10 Downing Street No.10 — Der damalige Premierminister Blair und US Vizepräsident Cheney vor Downing Street No. 10 (2002) Das Haus 10 Downing Street (sprich Downing Street number ten) ist die offizielle Residenz des First Lord of the Treasury, der seit 1905 immer zugleich …

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  • 11 Downing Street No. 10 — Der damalige Premierminister Blair und US Vizepräsident Cheney vor Downing Street No. 10 (2002) Das Haus 10 Downing Street (sprich Downing Street number ten) ist die offizielle Residenz des First Lord of the Treasury, der seit 1905 immer zugleich …

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  • 12 Downing Street —    No. 10 Downing Street has been the official residence of the prime minister since 1735, when George II gave it to Sir Horace Walpole to serve for that purpose. Downing Street is a street leading off Whitehall and a synonym for the British… …

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  • 13 Downing Street — Dow|ning Street 〈[daʊnıŋ stri:t] f.; ; unz.〉 Amtssitz des britischen Premierministers [nach dem engl. Diplomaten Sir George Downing, 1624 1684] * * * Dow|ning Street [ daʊnɪŋ stri:t ], die; [nach dem engl. Diplomaten Sir George Downing]: 1.… …

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  • 14 Downing Street — [[t]da͟ʊnɪŋ striːt[/t]] N PROPER Downing Street is the street in London in which the Prime Minister and the Chancellor of the Exchequer live. You can also use Downing Street to refer to the Prime Minister and his or her officials. The Prime… …

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  • 15 Downing Street — Dow|ning Street the street in central London that contains the official houses of the British Prime Minister, at number 10, and the Chancellor of the Exchequer (=chief financial minister) at number 11. The name Downing Street is often used to… …

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  • 16 Downing Street — noun 1. a street of Westminster in London the Prime Minister lives at No. 10 Downing Street • Instance Hypernyms: ↑street • Part Holonyms: ↑Westminster, ↑City of Westminster 2. the British government • Hypern …

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  • 17 Downing Street — noun a) a street leading off Whitehall in Westminster, London containing the residences of the Prime Minister and the Chancellor of the Exchequer b) the British government See Also …

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  • 18 Downing Street — Down|ing Street [ daunıŋ ,strit ] noun uncount the prime minister or the government of the U.K.: Within an hour, Downing Street issued another statement …

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  • 19 Downing Street — UK [ˈdaʊnɪŋ ˌstriːt] / US [ˈdaʊnɪŋ ˌstrɪt] noun [uncountable] the prime minister or the government of the UK Within an hour, Downing Street issued another statement on the crash. • Etymology: From the street in London where the Prime Minister… …

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  • 20 Downing Street — /ˈdaʊnɪŋ strit/ (say downing street) noun 1. a short street in Westminster, London; location of the usual residence of the British prime minister (No. 10) and other important government offices. 2. the British prime minister and cabinet …

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