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  • 1 perfect — I. a. 1. Finished, completed. 2. Full, complete, entire, whole. 3. Complete, consummate, excellent, capital, exquisite, faultless. 4. Skilled, disciplined, accomplished, expert fully informed. 5. Pure, holy, blameless, faultless, without sin… …

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  • 2 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 3 Albus Dumbledore — Harry Potter character Michael Gambon as Dumbledore in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire …

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  • 4 First English Civil War — The First English Civil War (1642–1646) was the first of three wars known as the English Civil War (or Wars ). The English Civil War was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations which took place between Parliamentarians and… …

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  • 5 Breviary — A breviary (from Latin brevis , short or concise ) is a liturgical book of the Latin liturgical rites of the Catholic Church containing the public or canonical prayers, hymns, the Psalms, readings, and notations for everyday use, especially for… …

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  • 6 Jacques Offenbach — Offenbach in the 1860s Jacques Offenbach (20 June 1819 – 5 October 1880) was a Prussian born French composer, cellist and impresario. He is remembered for his nearly 100 operettas of the 1850s–1870s and his uncompleted opera The Tales of Hoffmann …

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  • 7 Naval tactics in the Age of Sail — A 17th century Spanish galleon Naval tactics in the Age of Sail were used from the early 17th century onward when sailing ships replaced oared galleys. These were used until the 1860s when steam powered ironclad warships rendered sailing line of… …

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  • 8 The Vatican —     The Vatican     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Vatican     This subject will be treated under the following heads:     I. Introduction; II. Architectural History of the Vatican Palace; III. Description of the Palace; IV. Description of the… …

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  • 9 List of Twin Peaks characters — The following is a list of characters from the television series Twin Peaks. Contents A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Overview …

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  • 10 Bertie Ahern — Taoiseach In office 26 June 1997 – 7 May 2008 Tánaiste Mary Harney Michael McDowell …

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  • 11 José Martí and the First International American Conference — Martí and the 1889 1890 Conference= There was one unofficial chronicler of the First International American Conference (Washington, United States, 1890) who was not only a brilliant writer, but also an astute political observer: the poet, hero… …

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  • 12 Columbus —     Christopher Columbus     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Christopher Columbus     (Italian CRISTOFORO COLOMBO; Spanish CRISTOVAL COLON.)     Born at Genoa, or on Genoese territory, probably 1451; died at Valladolid, Spain, 20 May 1506.     His… …

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  • 13 Christopher Columbus —     Christopher Columbus     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Christopher Columbus     (Italian CRISTOFORO COLOMBO; Spanish CRISTOVAL COLON.)     Born at Genoa, or on Genoese territory, probably 1451; died at Valladolid, Spain, 20 May 1506.     His… …

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  • 14 Fra Angelico — Infobox Artist name = Fra Angelico imagesize = 200px caption = Posthumous portrait of Fra Angelico by Luca Signorelli, detail from Deeds of the Antichrist fresco (c.1501) in Orvieto Cathedral, Italy. birthname = Guido di Pietro birthdate = c.… …

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  • 15 Richard Burton — For other people named Richard Burton, see Richard Burton (disambiguation). Richard Burton …

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  • 16 Apothecaries Act 1815 — The Apothecaries Act 1815 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (citation 55 Geo.lll, c.194) with the long title An Act for better regulating the Practice of Apothecaries throughout England and Wales . The Act introduced compulsory… …

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  • 17 good — /gʊd / (say good) adjective (better, best) 1. morally excellent; righteous; pious. 2. satisfactory in quality, quantity, or degree; excellent: good food; good health. 3. right; proper; qualified; fit: do whatever seems good to you; her credit is… …

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  • 18 Denys Whitehorn Reid — Born 1897 Died 1970 (aged 72 or 73) Allegiance United Kingdom Service/branch British Indian …

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  • 19 James Marjoribanks — Infobox Ambassador honorific prefix =Sir name =James Marjoribanks honorific suffix =KCMG imagesize =180px caption = Marjoribanks in 1965 Sir James Alexander Milne Marjoribanks KCMG (May 29, 1911 ndash; January 29, 2003) was a career diplomat in… …

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  • 20 -meister — a combining form meaning a person expert in or renowned for something specified by the initial element (often used derisively): schlockmeister; opinionmeister; dealmeister. [ < G Meister master] * * * meister UK [maɪstə(r)] US [maɪstər] suffix …

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