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  • 1 Article One of the United States Constitution — United States of America This article is part of the series: United States Constitution Original text of the Constitution Preamble Articles of the Constitution I  …

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  • 2 acquaintance — n. 1. Familiarity, familiar knowledge. 2. Friend (with whom one is not intimate), circle known, visiting circle, round of one s social intercourse, person or persons known …

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  • 3 Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… …

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  • 4 South Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. Myths of the popular gods, Vishnu and Shiva, in the Puranas (ancient tales) and the Mahabharata and Ramayana epics, supply material for representational and… …

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  • 5 Judaism — /jooh dee iz euhm, day , deuh /, n. 1. the monotheistic religion of the Jews, having its ethical, ceremonial, and legal foundation in the precepts of the Old Testament and in the teachings and commentaries of the rabbis as found chiefly in the… …

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  • 6 Sociality — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sociality >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sociality sociality sociability sociableness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 social intercourse social intercourse Sgm: N 1 consociation consociation Sgm: N 1 intercourse intercourse int …

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  • 7 JERUSALEM — The entry is arranged according to the following outline: history name protohistory the bronze age david and first temple period second temple period the roman period byzantine jerusalem arab period crusader period mamluk period …

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  • 8 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 9 Arabic literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the Arabic language.       The tradition of Arabic literature stretches back some 16 centuries to unrecorded beginnings in the Arabian Peninsula. At certain points in the development of… …

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  • 10 French literature — Introduction       the body of written works in the French language produced within the geographic and political boundaries of France. The French language was one of the five major Romance languages to develop from Vulgar Latin as a result of the …

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  • 11 Latin America, history of — Introduction       history of the region from the pre Columbian period and including colonization by the Spanish and Portuguese beginning in the 15th century, the 19th century wars of independence, and developments to the end of World War II.… …

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  • 12 ANTISEMITISM — ANTISEMITISM, a term coined in 1879, from the Greek ἁντί = anti, and Σημ = Semite by the German agitator wilhelm marr to designate the then current anti Jewish campaigns in Europe. Antisemitism soon came into general use as a term denoting all… …

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  • 13 Taiwan — /tuy wahn /, n. Wade Giles, Pinyin. a Chinese island separated from the SE coast of China by Taiwan Strait: a possession of Japan 1895 1945; restored to China 1945; seat of the Republic of China since 1949. Cap.: Taipei. Also called Formosa. * *… …

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  • 14 Conscience — • The individual, as in him customary rules acquire ethical character by the recognition of distinct principles and ideals, all tending to a final unity or goal, which for the mere evolutionist is left very indeterminate, but for the Christian… …

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  • 15 St. Benedict of Nursia —     St. Benedict of Nursia     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Benedict of Nursia     Founder of western monasticism, born at Nursia, c. 480; died at Monte Cassino, 543. The only authentic life of Benedict of Nursia is that contained in the second… …

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  • 16 Peter Winch — Part of a series on …

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  • 17 Protestantism — • Discussion of Protestant beliefs and doctrines Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Protestantism     Protestantism     † …

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  • 18 Stephen Pearcy — Infobox musical artist Name = Stephen Pearcy Img size = Background = solo singer Born = birth date and age|1959|7|3 Instrument = Vocals, Guitar Genre = Glam metal Hard rock Heavy metal Alternative metal Industrial Occupation = Musician Songwriter …

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  • 19 University of Birmingham Guild of Students — The University of Birmingham Guild of Students (informally Birmingham University Guild of Students; BUGS) is the officially recognised body which represents over 30,000 students at the University of Birmingham. The Guild functions as a Student… …

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  • 20 Aston Martin Owners Club — The Aston Martin Owners Club (AMOC, pronounced aim moc ) is one of the oldest one make car enthusiast clubs, one of the largest with world wide membership and one of the leaders. It was the late Mortimer Morris Goodall, ‘Mort’ to many friends,… …

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