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  • 1 special point — index detail, particular, particularity, specialty (distinctive mark), specification, technicality Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

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  • 2 point of view — noun 1. a mental position from which things are viewed (Freq. 13) we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events • Syn: ↑viewpoint, ↑stand, ↑standpoint …

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  • 3 Special relativity — (SR) (also known as the special theory of relativity or STR) is the physical theory of measurement in inertial frames of reference proposed in 1905 by Albert Einstein (after considerable contributions of Hendrik Lorentz and Henri Poincaré) in the …

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  • 4 Special Order 191 — (the Lost Dispatch, and the Lost Order ) was a general movement order issued by Confederate Army General Robert E. Lee in the Maryland Campaign of the American Civil War. A lost copy of this order was recovered in Frederick County, Maryland, by… …

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  • 5 Point Horror — was a huge series of YA horror fiction, written by many well known American authors such as R. L. Stine, Caroline B. Cooney, Diane Hoh, Carol Ellis, Auline Bates, Lael Littke, Barbara Steiner, D. E. Athkins, Sinclair Smith and Richie Tankersley… …

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  • 6 Special forces — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Special forces (homonymie) et SF. Insigne d épaule de l US Army Special Forces (Airborne) Les Special Forces (SF, « forces spéciales …

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  • 7 Special Circumstances — (also abbreviated SC) is a secret service type organisation that exists within the fictional anarchist utopian science fiction civilisation known as the Culture. It forms a background and plot device in several novels and shorter works of Iain M …

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  • 8 Spécial Air Service — Special Air Service Insigne de béret du SAS. Le SAS (abréviation de Special Air Service) est une unité de forces spéciales des forces armées britanniques, créée en 1941 par le lieutenant David Stirling avec des volontaires britanniques. Cette… …

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  • 9 Point shooting — is a method of shooting a firearm that relies on a shooter s instinctive reactions and kinematics to quickly engage close targets. Point Shooting does not rely on sights, but instead may place the gun below the line of sight, but in many cases… …

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  • 10 point — [point] n. [OFr, dot, prick < L punctum, dot, neut. of punctus, pp. of pungere, to prick (< IE base * peuĝ , *peuk̑, to prick, jab > Ger fichte, spruce tree, L pugil, boxer, pugnus, fist); also < OFr pointe, sharp end < ML puncta… …

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  • 11 Special pleading — is a form of spurious argumentation where a position in a dispute introduces favorable details or excludes unfavorable details by alleging a need to apply additional considerations without proper criticism of these considerations themselves.… …

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  • 12 Special education in the United States — Special education programs in the United States were made mandatory in 1975 when the United States Congress passed the Education for All Handicapped Children Act (EHA) in response to discriminatory treatment by public educational agencies against …

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  • 13 Special Warfare Combatant-craft Crewmen — Active 16 April 1987 Country United States Branch …

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  • 14 Special functions — are particular mathematical functions which have more or less established names and notations due to their importance for the mathematical analysis, functional analysis, physics and other applications.There is no general formal definition, but… …

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  • 15 Special Air Service — (SAS) Regiment Période 1er juillet 1941 Pays Royaume Uni Branche Armée de terre britannique Rôle Forces spéciales, contre terrorisme Fait partie de United Kingdom Special Forces (UKSF) Garnison …

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  • 16 Special — may refer to: *Special needs, a diagnosis used to classify children as needing more services than those children without special needs *Special teams, units in American football and Canadian football that are on the field during kickoffs, free… …

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  • 17 Point — Point, n. [F. point, and probably also pointe, L. punctum, puncta, fr. pungere, punctum, to prick. See {Pungent}, and cf. {Puncto}, {Puncture}.] 1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. the sharp end of a piercing… …

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  • 18 Point lace — Point Point, n. [F. point, and probably also pointe, L. punctum, puncta, fr. pungere, punctum, to prick. See {Pungent}, and cf. {Puncto}, {Puncture}.] 1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. the sharp end of a piercing… …

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  • 19 Point net — Point Point, n. [F. point, and probably also pointe, L. punctum, puncta, fr. pungere, punctum, to prick. See {Pungent}, and cf. {Puncto}, {Puncture}.] 1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. the sharp end of a piercing… …

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  • 20 Point of concurrence — Point Point, n. [F. point, and probably also pointe, L. punctum, puncta, fr. pungere, punctum, to prick. See {Pungent}, and cf. {Puncto}, {Puncture}.] 1. That which pricks or pierces; the sharp end of anything, esp. the sharp end of a piercing… …

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