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  • 1 busily engaged — index active, industrious, sedulous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 busily — UK [ˈbɪzɪlɪ] / US adverb if you are busily doing something, you are giving all your attention to it The little girls were busily engaged in filling their buckets with sand …

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  • 3 engaged — adj. 1 doing sth VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ deeply, heavily ▪ those who are deeply engaged in party politics ▪ fully …

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  • 4 busily — adv. Busily is used with these adjectives: ↑engaged Busily is used with these verbs: ↑employ, ↑prepare, ↑sort, ↑work, ↑write …

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  • 5 active — ac·tive adj 1: characterized or accomplished by action or effort active concealment compare passive 2: engaged or participating in action or activity paying child support but not otherwise an active parent …

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  • 6 Schools — • History and development of education as related to the church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Schools     Schools     † …

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  • 7 ARAB WORLD, 1945–2006 — The Arab world is divided into four subregions: the Maghreb (morocco , tunisia , algeria , libya , Mauritania), the Nile Valley (egypt and Sudan), the Fertile Crescent (syria , lebanon , iraq , jordan , and the palestinian authority ), and the… …

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  • 8 USS Tennessee (BB-43) 1944 — This article is about the USS Tennessee (BB 43), a U.S. Navy battleship, during the year 1944.1944Marshall IslandsIn the early morning of 13 January 1944, Tennessee set her course for Hawaii with Task Unit 58.5.1 and anchored in Lahaina Roads off …

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  • 9 Ramakrishna — Infobox Hindu leader name= Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa caption = Ramakrishna at Dakshineshwar birth date= birth date|1836|2|18|mf=y birth place= Kamarpukur, West Bengal, India birth name= Gadadhar Chattopadhyay death date= death date and… …

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  • 10 Bookselling — Bookseller redirects here. For the British magazine, see The Bookseller. Bookmen redirects here. For other uses, see Bookman (disambiguation). Shakespeare and Company, an English language bookshop in Paris Bookselling is the commercial trading of …

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  • 11 Assyria — • Includes geographical and historical information Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Assyria     Assyria     † …

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  • 12 Anthony Koberger —     Anthony Koberger     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Anthony Koberger     (KOBURGER, COBERGER).     German printer, publisher, and bookseller, b. about 1445; d. at Nuremberg, 3 October, 1513. He was descended from an old family of skilful artisans… …

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  • 13 James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde — His Grace The Duke of Ormond PC The Duke of Ormonde, by William Wissing (c. 1680–1685) …

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  • 14 Ayyavazhi in reports by Christian missionaries — Ayyavazhi, a belief system originating from South India, is mentioned in a number of reports by Christian missionaries in the 19th century. In some of these reports, it is claimed that Ayyavazhi is an anti Christian religious phenomenon. The… …

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  • 15 USS Cascade (AD-16) — USS Cascade (AD 16), the only ship of its class, was a destroyer tender in the United States Navy.Originally designed as a passenger freighter, the Cascade was launched on 6 June 1942 by Western Pipe and Steel Company in San Francisco, California …

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  • 16 Maritime history of California — History of California This article is part of a series Timeline …

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  • 17 The Frozen Deep — was a play, originally staged as an amateur theatrical, written by Wilkie Collins along with the substantial guidance of Charles Dickens. Dickens s hand was so prominent adding a proem, altering lines, and attending to most of the props and sets… …

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  • 18 Knownothingism — • Article on this 1850s United States anti immigrant movement Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Knownothingism     Knownothingism      …

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  • 19 Maurice le Sage d'Hauteroche d'Hulst —     Maurice Le Sage d Hauteroche d Hulst     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Maurice Le Sage d Hauteroche d Hulst     A prelate, writer, orator; born at Paris, 10 Oct., 1841; died there, 6 Nov., 1896. After a distinguished course in the Collège… …

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  • 20 at it — phrasal : busily engaged in some particular activity (as work, play, or fighting) he was up and at it before breakfast the neighbors are at it again * * * at it 1. Occupied in a particular way, doing a particular thing 2. Up to some criminal… …

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