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  • 1 commanding — adj 1. imposing, impressive, majestic, august, noble, awesome; masterful, compelling, forceful, authoritative, self assured, self confident, positive; authoritarian, assertive, demanding, dictatorial, Inf. bossy, imperious, autocratic;… …

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  • 2 The Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy —   …

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  • 3 Bill Self — College coach infobox Name = Bill Self Sport = Basketball ImageWidth = Caption = Bill Self at the White House, 2008 DateOfBirth = birth date and age|1962|12|27 Birthplace = flagicon|United States Okmulgee, Oklahoma DateOfDeath = Deathplace =… …

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  • 4 Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force — (JMSDF) 海上自衛隊 (Kaijō Jieitai) Rising Sun Flag Founded …

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  • 5 Japan Self-Defense Forces — Military of Japan redirects here. For earlier military forces of the country, see Military history of Japan. JSDF redirects here. For other uses, see Japan Social Development Fund. Japan Self Defense Forces 日本国自衛隊 …

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  • 6 Irish Self-Determination League — The Irish Self Determination League of Great Britain was established in London in 1919. Membership peaked at around 20,000 in 1921 22 and was confined to those of Irish birth or descent resident in Great Britain.… …

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  • 7 continent — I. a. 1. Chaste, temperate in sexual passion, free from lust. 2. Temperate (in general), moderate, self commanding, self controlled, restrained. II. n. Mainland, great tract of land …

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  • 8 Calm — (k[aum]m), a. [Compar. {Calmer} ( [ e]r); superl. {Calmest} ( [e^]st)] 1. Not stormy; without motion, as of winds or waves; still; quiet; serene; undisturbed. Calm was the day. Spenser. [1913 Webster] Now all is calm, and fresh, and still. Bryant …

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  • 9 Calmer — Calm Calm (k[aum]m), a. [Compar. {Calmer} ( [ e]r); superl. {Calmest} ( [e^]st)] 1. Not stormy; without motion, as of winds or waves; still; quiet; serene; undisturbed. Calm was the day. Spenser. [1913 Webster] Now all is calm, and fresh, and… …

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  • 10 Calmest — Calm Calm (k[aum]m), a. [Compar. {Calmer} ( [ e]r); superl. {Calmest} ( [e^]st)] 1. Not stormy; without motion, as of winds or waves; still; quiet; serene; undisturbed. Calm was the day. Spenser. [1913 Webster] Now all is calm, and fresh, and… …

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  • 11 Socialism — This article is about socialism as an economic system and political philosophy. For socialism as a specific stage of socioeconomic development in Marxist theory, see Socialism (Marxism) …

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  • 12 United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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  • 13 colonialism, Western — ▪ politics Introduction       a political economic phenomenon whereby various European nations explored, conquered, settled, and exploited large areas of the world.       The age of modern colonialism began about 1500, following the European… …

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  • 14 Military brat (U.S. subculture) — A military brat (and various brat derivatives)[a] describes people who spend their childhood or adolescence while a parent (or parents) serve full time in the armed forces, and can also refer to the unique subculture and lifestyle of American… …

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  • 15 Air Training Corps — Infobox Military Unit unit name=Air Training Corps role=Volunteer Youth Organisation garrison=RAFC Cranwell garrison label=Headquarters motto= Venture Adventure current commander= Air Commodore Ian R W Stewart current commander label= Cmdt AC… …

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  • 16 Ethereal being — Water nymph by John Collier, 1923. Ethereal beings, according to some belief systems and occult theories, are mystic entities that usually are not made of ordinary matter. Despite the fact that they are believed to be essentially incorporeal,… …

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  • 17 LESSONS — singularity of the holocaust jewish faith after the holocaust impact of the holocaust Singularity of the Holocaust Look about and see Is there any agony like mine Which was dealt out to me When the Lord afflicted me (Lamentations 1:12) The… …

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  • 18 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 19 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 20 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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