effort; labors

  • 1 industry — n. 1. Assiduity, assiduousness, activity, diligence, habitual devotion to labor. 2. Persistence, perseverance, sedulousness, assiduity, busy vigor. 3. Labor, toil, effort; labors, efforts, endeavors, results. 4. Industrial art, form of productive …

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  • 2 Protestantism in Burma — Main article: Christianity in Burma Protestants in Burma make up 3% of that nation s population, many of them Baptists.[1] The Protestant Churches of Burma were begun in the early 19th century by Adoniram Judson, an American Baptist missionary.… …

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  • 3 Adoniram Judson — Infobox Person name = Adoniram Judson caption = Missionary to Burma birth date = August 9, 1788 birth place = Malden, Massachusetts death date = April 12, 1850 death place = At sea in the Bay of BengalAdoniram Judson, Sr. (9 August 1788 12 April… …

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  • 4 Colorado Labor Wars — Colorado s most significant battles between labor and capital occurred primarily between miners and mine operators. In these battles the state government, with one clear exception, always took the side of the mine operators. Additional… …

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  • 5 Factors of production — In economics, factors of production means inputs and finished goods means output. Input determines the quantity of output i.e. output depends upon input. Input is the starting point and output is the end point of production process and such input …

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  • 6 Chinese Bible translations — The creation of Chinese Bible Translations began in the nineteenth century, but availability only became widespread in the early twentieth century.Catholic translation workThe first translations of the Bible into Chinese were made by Catholic… …

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  • 7 Bible translations into Chinese — Frederick W. Baller, C. Goodrich, Calvin Wilson Mateer, Spencer Lewis, and George Sydney Owen each with expert Chinese language assistants[1] Chinese Bible translations mean all works on translating whole or parts of the Bible into the many… …

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  • 8 labor — la|bor1 [ leıbər ] noun *** 1. ) uncount all the workers in a particular country, industry, or company considered as a group: the declining demand for labor in agriculture a plentiful supply of cheap labor skilled/unskilled labor: The demand for… …

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  • 9 Nezami — Infobox Writer name = Nezami imagesize = 180px caption = 20th century Artistic rendition of Nezami pseudonym = birthdate = 1141 birthplace = Ganja deathdate = 1209 deathplace = occupation = Persian Poetry nationality = period = genre = Romantic… …

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  • 10 Parapsychologe — Die Parapsychologie (von griech. παρα , para, „neben“ und ψυχολογία, psychología, „Seelenkunde“) versteht sich selbst als wissenschaftlicher Forschungszweig, der angebliche psychische Fähigkeiten und ihre Ursachen sowie ein mögliches Leben nach… …

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  • 11 Kierkegaard’s speculative despair — Judith Butler Every movement of infinity is carried out through passion, and no reflection can produce a movement. This is the continual leap in existence that explains the movement, whereas mediation is a chimera, which in Hegel is supposed to… …

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  • 12 ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …

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  • 13 Franceway Ranna Cossitt — (April 24, 1790 February 3, 1863) was an early Cumberland Presbyterian Minister and the first stated clerk of the Cumberland Presbyterian General Assembly in 1829. Was also the founder of Cumberland College in Princeton Kentucky, in 1825, which… …

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  • 14 Mark Hanna — For other people named Mark Hanna, see Mark Hanna (disambiguation). Mark Hanna United States Senator from Ohio In office March 5, 1897 – February 15, 1904 …

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  • 15 Vincentian Studies Institute — The Vincentian Studies Institute of the United States (VSI), at DePaul University, Chicago, is a Roman Catholic organization with a mission to promote the Vincentian Family.The Institute, founded in 1979, is sponsored by the ten provinces of the… …

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  • 16 Reconstruction Era of the United States — In the history of the United States, the term Reconstruction Era has two senses: the first covers the entire nation in the period 1865–1877 following the Civil War; the second one, used in this article, covers the transformation of the Southern… …

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  • 17 work — n 1 Work, labor, travail, toil, drudgery, grind are comparable when they mean effort or exertion directed to the accomplishment of an end, or an employment or activity which involves such expenditure of effort or exertion. Work is the most… …

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  • 18 Spanish missions in California — Part of the Spanish missions in the Americas series Arizona …

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  • 19 Labor federation competition in the United States — A labor federation is a group of unions or labor organizations that are in some sense coordinated. The terminology used to identify such organizations grows out of usage, and has sometimes been imprecise. For example, nationals are sometimes… …

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  • 20 Labor — La bor, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Labored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Laboring}.] [OE. labouren, F. labourer, L. laborare. See {Labor}, n.] [Written also {labour}.] 1. To exert muscular strength; to exert one s strength with painful effort, particularly in… …

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