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  • 1 The Church in China —     The Church in China     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Church in China     Ancient Christians     The introduction of Christianity into China has been ascribed not only to the Apostle of India, St. Thomas, but also to St. Bartholomew. In the… …

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  • 2 The Chamberlain Group, Inc. v. Skylink Technologies, Inc. — The Chamberlain Group, Inc. v. Skylink Technologies, Inc. Court United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Date decided Aug. 31, 2004 …

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  • 3 impair — 01. Drinking alcohol [impairs] one s ability to drive a car safely. 02. My neighbor lost his driver s license after he was stopped by police, and charged with [impaired] driving. 03. My father s hearing was [impaired] by the noise of working on… …

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  • 4 Article One of the United States Constitution — United States of America This article is part of the series: United States Constitution Original text of the Constitution Preamble Articles of the Constitution I  …

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  • 5 Native Americans in the United States — This article is about the indigenous people of the United States. For other indigenous people see Indigenous peoples by geographic regions Native Americans …

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  • 6 Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 — Infobox ILO convention code= C87 name= Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 adopt= July 9, 1948 force= July 4, 1950 classify= Freedom of Association Collective Bargaining and Agreements subject= Freedom… …

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  • 7 February 1922 in the United Kingdom — See also: January 1922 in the United Kingdom, March 1922 in the United Kingdom, and the Timeline of British history. Outrages in IrelandOn 8 February a series of extraordinary raids was carried out on the border of Northern Ireland by members of… …

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  • 8 Chester Arthur: State of the Union, 1882 — ▪ Primary Source       It is provided by the Constitution that the President shall from time to time give to the Congress information of the state of the Union and recommend to their consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and… …

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  • 9 Concepts in the Wheel of Time series — This article is about the concepts and terminology in Robert Jordan s fantasy fiction series The Wheel of Time .One Power (True Source)Items of Power Angreal are items of the One Power which enable the user to draw more of the One Power than they …

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  • 10 2010 Polish Air Force Tu-154 crash — Polish Air Force Tu 154 crash Part of the fuselage near Smolensk Accident summary Date 10 April …

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  • 11 disorder — I. n. 1. Confusion, derangement, disarrangement, disarray, disorganization, irregularity, jumble, want of order. 2. Tumult, disturbance, commotion, riot. 3. Turbulence, tumultuousness, riotousness. 4. Distemper, complaint, malady, sickness,… …

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  • 12 Japanese Imperial Government Disclosure Act — The Japanese Imperial Government Disclosure Act declassifies certain documents about atrocities committed during World War II.Full TextSEC. 801. SHORT TITLE.: This title may be cited as the Japanese Imperial Government Disclosure Act of 2000 .SEC …

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  • 13 Mere exposure effect — The mere exposure effect is a psychological phenomenon by which people tend to develop a preference for things merely because they are familiar with them. In social psychology, this effect is sometimes called the familiarity principle. The effect …

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  • 14 New Jersey State Constitution — The Great Seal of the State of New Jersey. The Constitution of the State of New Jersey is the basic governing document of the State of New Jersey. In addition to three British Royal Charters issued for East Jersey, West Jersey and united New… …

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  • 15 Nitrate — The nitrate ion. The net charge of the whole ion is 1−. The nitrate ion is a polyatomic ion with the molecular formula NO− 3 and a molecular mass of 62.0049 g/mol. It is the conjugate base of …

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  • 16 Telecommunications Act of 1996 — The Telecommunications Act of 1996 [P.L. No. 104 104, 110 Stat. 56 (1996).] was the first major overhaul of United States telecommunications law in nearly 62 years, amending the Communications Act of 1934. It was approved by the 104th Congress on …

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  • 17 ASA physical status classification system — The ASA physical status classification system is a system for assessing the fitness of patients before surgery. In 1963 the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) adopted the five category physical status classification system; a sixth… …

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  • 18 drug — drug1 /drug/, n., v., drugged, drugging. n. 1. Pharm. a chemical substance used in the treatment, cure, prevention, or diagnosis of disease or used to otherwise enhance physical or mental well being. 2. (in federal law) a. any substance… …

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  • 19 Drug — /droog/, n. Zoroastrianism. the cosmic principle of disorder and falsehood. Cf. Asha. [ < Avestan drauga] * * * I Any chemical agent that affects the function of living things. Some, including antibiotics, stimulants, tranquilizers,… …

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  • 20 nervous system disease — Introduction       any of the diseases or disorders that affect the functioning of the human nervous system (nervous system, human). Everything that humans sense, consider, and effect and all the unlearned reflexes of the body depend on the… …

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