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  • 1 Eskrima — An eskrima master wielding rattan sticks Also known as Eskrima Kali Arnis Focus Stick fighting Knife fighting Hand to hand combat Hardness …

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  • 2 Compound armour — was a type of armour used on warships in the 1880s. By the end of the decade it had been rendered obsolete by nickel steel armour. Prior armours Prior to the 1880s, all naval armour plating was made from uniform homogeneous wrought iron plates on …

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  • 3 Geometrical pace — pace pace (p[=a]s), n. [OE. pas, F. pas, from L. passus a step, pace, orig., a stretching out of the feet in walking; cf. pandere, passum, to spread, stretch; perh. akin to E. patent. Cf. {Pas}, {Pass}.] 1. A single movement from one foot to the… …

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  • 4 pace — (p[=a]s), n. [OE. pas, F. pas, from L. passus a step, pace, orig., a stretching out of the feet in walking; cf. pandere, passum, to spread, stretch; perh. akin to E. patent. Cf. {Pas}, {Pass}.] 1. A single movement from one foot to the other in… …

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  • 5 To hold pace with — pace pace (p[=a]s), n. [OE. pas, F. pas, from L. passus a step, pace, orig., a stretching out of the feet in walking; cf. pandere, passum, to spread, stretch; perh. akin to E. patent. Cf. {Pas}, {Pass}.] 1. A single movement from one foot to the… …

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  • 6 To keep pace with — pace pace (p[=a]s), n. [OE. pas, F. pas, from L. passus a step, pace, orig., a stretching out of the feet in walking; cf. pandere, passum, to spread, stretch; perh. akin to E. patent. Cf. {Pas}, {Pass}.] 1. A single movement from one foot to the… …

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  • 7 To put someone through one's paces — pace pace (p[=a]s), n. [OE. pas, F. pas, from L. passus a step, pace, orig., a stretching out of the feet in walking; cf. pandere, passum, to spread, stretch; perh. akin to E. patent. Cf. {Pas}, {Pass}.] 1. A single movement from one foot to the… …

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  • 8 Wold Cottage (meteorite) — Meteorite Name= Wold Cottage Image caption= Image width= Type= Chondrite Class= Ordinary chondrite Group= L6 Structural classification= Composition= Shock= Weathering= Country= United Kingdom Region= Yorkshire, England Lat Long=… …

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  • 9 Wold Newton, East Riding of Yorkshire — infobox UK place country = England latitude= 54.142588 longitude= 0.399420 official name= Wold Newton static static image caption = View of village population= 291 (2001 census) civil parish= Wold Newton unitary england = East Riding of Yorkshire …

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  • 10 Barringer Hill — is a famous geological and mineralogical site in central Texas. It lies on the former west side of the Colorado river, beneath Lake Buchanan, about convert|22|mi|km northeast of the town of Llano. The hill consists of a pegmatite and geologically …

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  • 11 Golden Yard — Yard Yard, n. [OE. yerd, AS. gierd, gyrd, a rod, stick, a measure, a yard; akin to OFries. ierde, OS. gerda, D. garde, G. gerte, OHG. gartia, gerta, gart, Icel. gaddr a goad, sting, Goth. gazds, and probably to L. hasta a spear. Cf. {Gad}, n.,… …

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  • 12 Under yard — Yard Yard, n. [OE. yerd, AS. gierd, gyrd, a rod, stick, a measure, a yard; akin to OFries. ierde, OS. gerda, D. garde, G. gerte, OHG. gartia, gerta, gart, Icel. gaddr a goad, sting, Goth. gazds, and probably to L. hasta a spear. Cf. {Gad}, n.,… …

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  • 13 Yard — Yard, n. [OE. yerd, AS. gierd, gyrd, a rod, stick, a measure, a yard; akin to OFries. ierde, OS. gerda, D. garde, G. gerte, OHG. gartia, gerta, gart, Icel. gaddr a goad, sting, Goth. gazds, and probably to L. hasta a spear. Cf. {Gad}, n., {Gird} …

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  • 14 Yard and Ell — Yard Yard, n. [OE. yerd, AS. gierd, gyrd, a rod, stick, a measure, a yard; akin to OFries. ierde, OS. gerda, D. garde, G. gerte, OHG. gartia, gerta, gart, Icel. gaddr a goad, sting, Goth. gazds, and probably to L. hasta a spear. Cf. {Gad}, n.,… …

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  • 15 David Patchen — Patterns of cane and murrine picked up on a bubble of molten glass. David Patchen is American glass artist who uses the Italian techniques of cane and murrine in an American style. (Cane are colored and patterned glass rods, murrine are patterned …

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  • 16 Marcel Arnac — Frontispice du Brelan de Joie Marcel Arnac, de son vrai nom Marcel Fernand Louis Bodereau, né le 10 octobre 1886 à Paris 11e[1] et mort le 25 août 1 …

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  • 17 yardstick — noun a) A measuring rod thirty six inches long. Attacks against civilians in the capital remained relatively unchanged: 69 in March from 62 in February. para; However, another yardstick, the number of civilian deaths tracked by the Iraqi… …

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  • 18 yard — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. enclosure, court[yard], patio. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An enclosure, usually about a building] Syn. court, courtyard, barnyard, backyard, corral, fold, patch, patio, terrace, play area, lawn, grass,… …

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  • 19 yard — [[t]jɑ͟ː(r)d[/t]] ♦♦ yards 1) N COUNT: num N, oft N of n A yard is a unit of length equal to thirty six inches or approximately 91.4 centimetres. The incident took place about 500 yards from where he was standing... A few yards away, José Vargas… …

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  • 20 yard — n. 1. Enclosure, compound. 2. Three feet, thirty six inches …

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