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Cool as a cucumber completely calm; the term is recorded from the mid 18th century.

Cool Britannia Britain, perceived as a stylish and fashionable place; especially (in the late 1990s) as represented by the international success of and interest in contemporary British art, popular music, film, and fashion.


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