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  • 1 Surrender of Japan — The surrender of Japan in August 1945 brought World War II to a close. On August 10, 1945, after the invasion of Manchuria by the Soviet Union and the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan s leaders at the Imperial conference (… …

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  • 2 Surrender at Perevolochna — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Perevolochna partof=Great Northern War caption=Map depicting the surrender. Red=Russians and blue=Swedes. In the bottom left, Charles XII crosses the Dnieper. place=Perevolochna, present day Ukraine date=July 1… …

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  • 3 No Surrender (2008) — Promotional poster featuring Samoa Joe Tagline(s) No retreat, No Surrender[1] …

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  • 4 self-surrender — /self seuh ren deuhr, self /, n. the surrender or yielding up of oneself, one s will, affections, etc., as to another person, an influence, or a cause. [1695 1705] * * * …

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  • 5 self-surrender — self′ surren′der n. the surrender or yielding up of oneself, one s will, affections, etc., as to a person, influence, or cause • Etymology: 1695–1705 …

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  • 6 Siege of Charleston — For the siege during the American Civil War see: Siege of Charleston Harbor The Siege of Charleston was one of the major battles which took place towards the end of the American Revolutionary War, after the British began to shift their strategic… …

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  • 7 Chinon Agreement — (1462)    The Chinon Agreement of June 1462 was a largely unsuccessful attempt by Queen MARGARET OF ANJOU to create an alliance with FRANCE that could supply her with the men, money, and supplies required to overthrow EDWARD IV and the house of… …

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  • 8 prisoner's base — any of various children s games in which each of two teams has a home base where members of the opposing team are kept prisoner after being tagged or caught and from which they can be freed only in specified ways. Also called prison base. [1590… …

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  • 9 — 【순】 순하다; 좇다; 도리를 따르다; 거스르지 아니하다; 잇다; 이어받다 川 (내천) + 頁 (머리혈) 頁부 3획 (총12획) [1] [v] follow; obey; submit to; go along with; cause to surrender; fall in with [2] in the same direction as; with; along [3] agreeable; favorable; comfortable; happy [4]… …

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  • 10 take — I. v. a. 1. Receive, accept. 2. Seize, grasp, gripe, clasp, lay hold of, get hold of. 3. Entrap, ensnare, circumvent. 4. Capture, catch, make prisoner of. 5. Come upon, befall, smite, fasten on, attack, seize. 6. Conquer, capture, cause to… …

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  • 11 se|duc´ing|ly — se|duce «sih DOOS, DYOOS», transitive verb, duced, duc|ing. 1. to tempt to wrongdoing; persuade to do wrong: »Benedict Arnold, was seduced by the offer of great wealth and betrayed his country to the enemy. SYNONYM(S): corrupt. 2. tead away from… …

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  • 12 se|duce — «sih DOOS, DYOOS», transitive verb, duced, duc|ing. 1. to tempt to wrongdoing; persuade to do wrong: »Benedict Arnold, was seduced by the offer of great wealth and betrayed his country to the enemy. SYNONYM(S): corrupt. 2. tead away from virtue;… …

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  • 13 subdue the enemy — cause the enemy to surrender, control the enemy …

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  • 14 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 15 United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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  • 16 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 17 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 18 Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …

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  • 19 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 20 Debate over the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki — The Fat Man mushroom cloud resulting from the nuclear explosion over Nagasaki rises 18 km (11 mi, 60,000 ft) into the air from the hypocenter …

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