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What does NR stand for?

NR stands for Not Real (mathematics)

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We take bomb threats seriously, but in this case it was clear very quickly that it was not real," said prosecution spokesman Robert Meulenbroek.
If your popular friends don't appreciate the real you, they are not real friends.
A painterly come-on draws one inquisitively into Second Nature, 2004, a clump of doomed figures at the bottom of the sea (or something entirely different, but almost certainly nothing too jolly), but that entry point is also a potential exit: The fact that, with the air of a child consoling itself after a nightmare, one can say, "It's not real, it's only a painting"--and indeed the slow-burning subtleties of tone and texture in van Lankveld's magmatic fields encourage one do so--is what allows one to walk away, not only unscarred but also entertained.
At an August 25, 2004, rally on Parliament Hill, CCIC president Gerry Barr denounced BMD as a "bogus system of defence" which "overspends on threats which are not real and leaves real threats begging.