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Q: What was Jaguar Cars called before 1945?
A: SS, unpopular after World War II, originally stood for Swallow Sidecar Company

With thanks to George Pitchley and Colin Hurst for amending this question and clarifying the answer
Q: What is the other name for the Union Jack?
A: The Union Flag

With thanks to George Holdstock for correcting this question

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