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  • 1 use — [yo͞oz; ] for n. [ yo͞os] vt. used [yo͞ozd; ] with [ “] to [, ] usually [ yo͞os′tə] using [ME usen < OFr user < VL * usare < L usus, pp. of uti, to use] 1. to put or bring into action or service; employ for or apply to a given purpose 2 …

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  • 2 Constant proportion portfolio insurance — (CPPI) is a capital guarantee derivative security that embeds a dynamic trading strategy in order to provide participation to the performance of a certain underlying asset. See also dynamic asset allocation. The intuition behind CPPI was adopted… …

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  • 3 exercise — exercisable, adj. /ek seuhr suyz /, n., v., exercised, exercising. n. 1. bodily or mental exertion, esp. for the sake of training or improvement of health: Walking is good exercise. 2. something done or performed as a means of practice or… …

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  • 4 Fly (exercise) — The three planes of motion. A fly (or flye) is a strength training exercise in which the hand and arm move through an arc while the elbow is kept at a constant angle. Flyes are used to work the muscles of the upper body. Because these exercises… …

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  • 5 DRC Mapping Exercise Report — Released by The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), The Report of the Mapping Exercise documents the most serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law committed within the territory… …

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  • 6 drug use — Introduction       use of drugs for psychotropic rather than medical purposes. Among the most common psychotropic drugs are opiates ( opium, morphine, heroin), hallucinogens (LSD, mescaline, psilocybin), barbiturates, cocaine, amphetamines,… …

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  • 7 practice — n. 1. Custom, habit, wont, frequent repetition. 2. Use, usage, customary course. 3. Acting out, actual performance, doing, habitual doing. 4. Exercise (as of a profession), pursuit, application. 5. Exercise, drill, habitual performance (for skill …

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  • 8 USS Kittiwake (ASR-13) — was a Chanticleer class submarine rescue ship in the United States Navy during World War II.History Kittiwake was launched 10 July 1945, by Savannah Machine Foundry Co., Savannah, Georgia; sponsored by Mrs. Howard S. Rue, Jr.; and commissioned 18 …

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  • 9 Weight training — This article is about strength training using weight (gravity) to generate resistance to contraction. For basic principles on increasing the strength of muscles, see strength training. A complete weight training workout can be performed with a… …

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  • 10 Diabetes mellitus — Diabetes redirects here. For other uses, see Diabetes (disambiguation). Diabetes mellitus Classification and external resources Universal blue circle symbol for diabetes.[1] …

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  • 11 vegetable farming — Introduction       growing of vegetable crops, primarily for use as human food.       The term vegetable in its broadest sense refers to any kind of plant life or plant product; in the narrower sense, as used in this article, however, it refers… …

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  • 12 Asceticism — • The word asceticism comes from the Greek askesis which means practice, bodily exercise, and more especially, atheletic training Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Asceticism     Asceticism …

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  • 13 Protectorate of missions — is a term for the right of protection exercised by a Christian power in an infidel (e.g. Muslim) country with regard to the persons and establishments of the missionaries. The term does not apply to all protection of missions, but only to that… …

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  • 14 Protectorate of Missions — • The right of protection exercised by a Christian power in an infidel country with regard to the persons and establishments of the missionaries. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Protectorate of Missions     Prote …

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  • 15 Apostles —     Apostles     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Apostles     Under this title it may be sufficient to supply brief and essential information,     I. on the name Apostle ;     II. on its various meanings;     III. on the origin of the Apostolate;… …

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  • 16 George McGovern — George S. McGovern United States Senator from South Dakota In office January 3, 1963 – January 3, 1981 Preceded by …

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  • 17 Lüneburg Heath Nature Reserve — The Lüneburg Heath Nature Reserve (German: Naturschutzgebiet Lüneburger Heide) is one of the oldest and largest nature reserves (Naturschutzgebiete or NSGs) in Germany, and the oldest and largest in Lower Saxony. It was first established on 29… …

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  • 18 Psionex — Superteambox imagesize= caption=Psionex vs the New Warriors, art by Mark Bagley team name=Psionex publisher=Marvel Comics debut= New Warriors (1st series) #4 creators=Fabian Nicieza Mark Bagley base= members=Mathemanic Pretty Persuasions Coronary …

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  • 19 Institute of Notre-Dame de Namur —     Institute of Notre Dame de Namur     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Institute of Notre Dame de Namur     Founded in 1803 at Amiens, France, by Bl. Julie Billiart (b. 1751 d. 1816) and Marie Louise Françoise Blin de Bourdon, Countess of Gézaincourt …

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  • 20 economic planning — Use of government to make economic decisions with respect to the use of resources. In communist countries with a state planning apparatus, detailed and rigid planning results in a command economy; land, capital, and the means of production are… …

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