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  • 81 Ascorbic acid — Vitamin C, an essential nutrient found mainly in fruits and vegetables. The body requires it to form and maintain bones, blood vessels, and skin. Like other vitamins, ascorbic acid is an organic compound. An organic compound is a substance that… …

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  • 82 contemptible — adj Contemptible, despicable, pitiable, sorry, scurvy, cheap, beggarly, shabby are comparable when they mean arousing or deserving scorn or disdain. Contemptible applies to whatever inspires such scorn or disdain for any reason however great or… …

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  • 83 Design of experiments — In general usage, design of experiments (DOE) or experimental design is the design of any information gathering exercises where variation is present, whether under the full control of the experimenter or not. However, in statistics, these terms… …

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  • 84 Royal Navy — This article is about the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom. For other Royal Navies, see Royal Navy (disambiguation). Royal Navy The naval ensign …

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  • 85 Sauerkraut — (English: pron en|ˈsaʊ̯ɻˌkɻaʊ̯t, German: Audio IPA|De sauerkraut.ogg| [ˈzaʊ.ɐˌkʁaʊt] , Yiddish: IPA2|ˈzɔi̯.əʀˌkʀɔi̯t) is finely shredded cabbage that has been fermented by various lactic acid bacteria, including Leuconostoc , Lactobacillus , and… …

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  • 86 John McDouall Stuart — Infobox Person name = John McDouall Stuart birth date =7 September 1815 birth place = flagicon|Scotland Dysart, Scotland death date = 5 June 1866 death place = flagicon|England London, England occupation = Explorer of Australia, Surveyor,… …

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  • 87 Doctor Dolittle (TV series) — Doctor Dolittle Genre Cartoon series Created by David H. DePatie Friz Freleng Paul Harrison Lennie Weinrib Written by Paul Harrison Lennie Weinrib …

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  • 88 Sick and Hurt Commissioners — The Sick and Hurt Commissioners (also known as the Sick and Hurt Board, but formally and fully titled The Commissioners for taking Care of Sick and Wounded Seamen and for the Care and Treatment of Prisoners of War) were responsible for medical… …

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  • 89 Vitamin C megadosage — Chemical structure of vitamin C Chemical …

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  • 90 Blue-Zoo Productions — Ltd. is an award winning UK based computer animation studio. Founded in 2000 by Tom Box, Oli Hyatt, Adam Shaw and Nic Sims, it mainly produces content for TV broadcast. It is most well known for creating the children s animation series Blue Cow… …

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  • 91 First voyage of James Cook — Main article: James Cook See also: Second voyage of James Cook See also: Third voyage of James Cook Route of the first voyage of James Cook The first voyage of James Cook was a combined Royal Navy and Royal Socie …

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  • 92 Lepidium oleraceum — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms (unranked): Eudicots …

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  • 93 Vitamin C — An essential nutrient found mainly in fruits and vegetables. The body requires vitamin C to form and maintain bones, blood vessels, and skin. Like other vitamins, vitamin C is an organic compound. An organic compound is a substance that (1)… …

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  • 94 antiscorbutic — 1. Preventive or curative of scurvy (scorbutus). 2. A treatment for scurvy ( e.g., vitamin C). * * * an·ti·scor·bu·tic skȯr byüt ik adj counteracting scurvy <the antiscorbutic vitamin is vitamin C> antiscorbutic …

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  • 95 McClure Arctic Expedition — Map drawn by Robert McClure detailing the Northwest Passage, including the 1851 route of the Investigator. The McClure Arctic Expedition of 1850, among numerous British search efforts to determine the fate of the Franklin s lost expedition, is… …

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  • 96 Ascorbic acid — This article is about the molecular aspects of ascorbic acid. For information about its role in nutrition, see Vitamin C. L Ascorbic acid …

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  • 97 Oregon Trail — For other uses, see Oregon Trail (disambiguation). Oregon Trail The route of the Oregon Trail shown on a map of the western United States from Independence, Missouri (on the eastern end) to Oregon City, Oregon (on the western end) …

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  • 98 Citrus — For other uses, see Citrus (disambiguation). Citrus Sweet Orange (Citrus × sinensis cultivar) Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 99 Irwin Stone — Infobox Scientist name =Irwin Stone box width = image width = caption = birth date =1907 birth place = death date =1984 death place = residence = citizenship = nationality =USA ethnicity = field =biochemistry , chemical engineering work… …

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  • 100 Ross Sea party — The Ross Sea party was part of Sir Ernest Shackleton s Imperial Trans Antarctic Expedition 1914 ndash;17. Shackleton s plan was to land with a group on the Weddell Sea coast of Antarctica from his ship Endurance , and to march across the… …

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