When Selous left Rhodesia, this rifle remained in southern Africa, for a time in the care of Cecil John Rhodes himself.
What does CJR stand for?
CJR stands for Cecil John Rhodes (British Prime Minister of the Cape Colony)
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We have 27 other meanings of CJR in our Acronym Attic
- Classic Jonny Quest (cartoon website)
- Classical Jazz Quartet
- Collaboration Jazz Quartet
- Congrès Juif Québécois (French: Quebec Jewish Congress; Quebec, Canada)
- Contemporary Jazz Quintet
- Coordinator Job Queue
- Command Job Qualification Standard
- Camp de Jour Rosemont (Montreal, Canada)
- Care for Joint Replacement (healthcare)
- Career Job Reservation
- Centre for Japanese Research (University of British Columbia; Canada)
- Centre for Justice and Reconciliation (est. 2003; Netherlands)
- Club des Jeunes Renanais (French youth sports club)
- Columbia Journalism Review
- Commodity Jurisdiction Request
- Compagnie des Jeunes Retraités du Plateau (French: Company of Young Retirees of the Plateau; Quebec, Canada)
- Cour de Justice de la République (French: Court of Justice of the Republic)
- Criminal Justice Reform (advocacy)
- Culpeper Regional Airport (airport code, VA)
- Civil Justice Reform Act
Samples in periodicals archive:
Awarded the Cecil John Rhodes scholarship in 1950, his real work began as a Harvard Research Fellow in neonatal physiology with Clement Smith--one of many mentors and colleagues who became his lifelong friends.
Starting over is easier in Zimbabwe "In the historical chain of events, Zimbabwean mining laws are based on the legal structures copied from Californian mining law and implemented by Cecil John Rhodes almost 100 years ago," says John.
IT MUST NOT BE SUPPOSED THAT CECIL John Rhodes [the man Rhodesia was named after; Rhodesia became Zimbabwe at independence in 1980] was a mere money-grabber; on the contrary, he meditated much on the problems of human destiny.