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  • 61torpid — Inactive; sluggish. SYN: torpent (1). [L. torpidus, fr. torpeo, to be sluggish] * * * tor·pid tȯr pəd adj sluggish in functioning or acting: characterized by torpor tor·pid·i·ty tȯr pid ət ē n, pl ties * * * tor·pid (torґpid) [L. torpidus numb …

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  • 62slack — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. careless, lax, negligent, remiss; loose, limp, flaccid, relaxed; sluggish, stagnant; dull, slow, not busy, light. See neglect, inactivity, softness, insufficiency. Ant., tight, taut. II (Roget s IV) …

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  • 63torpid — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. dormant, sleepy; numb; inert, unmoving, still, stagnant; dull, stupid, apathetic, slothful, sluggish, lethargic; listless. See inactivity. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Inactive] Syn. dormant,… …

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  • 64slug´gish|ness — slug|gish «SLUHG ihsh», adjective. 1. not active; slow moving; lacking energy or vigor: »He has a sluggish mind and shows little interest in anything. SYNONYM(S): dull, inert. 2. lazy; idle. 3. moving very slowly; having little motion: »The str …

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  • 65slug´gish|ly — slug|gish «SLUHG ihsh», adjective. 1. not active; slow moving; lacking energy or vigor: »He has a sluggish mind and shows little interest in anything. SYNONYM(S): dull, inert. 2. lazy; idle. 3. moving very slowly; having little motion: »The str …

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  • 66slug|gish — «SLUHG ihsh», adjective. 1. not active; slow moving; lacking energy or vigor: »He has a sluggish mind and shows little interest in anything. SYNONYM(S): dull, inert. 2. lazy; idle. 3. moving very slowly; having little motion: »The str …

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  • 67Geography of Paraguay — Shaded relief map of Paraguay …

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  • 68Control system — For other uses, see Control system (disambiguation). A control system is a device, or set of devices to manage, command, direct or regulate the behavior of other devices or system. There are two common classes of control systems, with many… …

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  • 69SAR 21 — Infobox Weapon name=SAR 21 caption=The 5.56mm calibre SAR 21. origin=flag|Singapore type=Assault rifle is ranged=yes service=1999 present used by=See Users wars= designer=Singapore Technologies Kinetics design date=1999 manufacturer=Singapore… …

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  • 70AquaNox — (from latin: aqua water and nox night ) is a game and trademark for a series of submarine based shooter/simulation games set in distant future. The collection includes AquaNox , AquaNox 2: Revelation and the yet unrealeased AquaNox: The Angels… …

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  • 71Вялотекущая шизофрения — Вялотекущая шизофрения, или малопрогредиентная шизофрения[1][2][3] …

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  • 72Austria — Austrian, adj., n. /aw stree euh/, n. a republic in central Europe. 8,054,078; 32,381 sq. mi. (83,865 sq. km). Cap.: Vienna. German, Österreich. * * * Austria Introduction Austria Background: Once the center of power for the large Austro… …

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  • 73bowfin — /boh fin /, n. a carnivorous ganoid fish, Amia calva, found in sluggish fresh waters of eastern North America. Also called grindle. [1835 45, Amer.; BOW2 + FIN] * * * Voracious freshwater fish (Amia calva) that is the only living representative… …

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  • 74china — /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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  • 75China — /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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  • 76Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …

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  • 77Morocco — Moroccan /meuh rok euhn/, adj., n. /meuh rok oh/, n. 1. French, Maroc. Spanish, Marruecos. a kingdom in NW Africa: formed from a sultanate that was divided into two protectorates (French Morocco and Spanish Morocco) and an international zone.… …

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  • 78Changing U.S. Workforce — ▪ 1994 Introduction by Mary H. Cooper       When the latest recession in the U.S. officially ended in March 1991, workers had reason to hope for better times. Mindful that unemployment, which had risen to 6.7% from 5.5% during the nine month… …

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  • 79Industrial Review — ▪ 1994 Introduction       The period since 1990 was proving a difficult time for the older industrialized economies, which had suffered from prolonged recession at home, and also for the previously centrally planned economies of Eastern Europe… …

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  • 80keyboard instrument — ▪ music Introduction       any musical instrument on which different notes can be sounded by pressing a series of keys, push buttons, or parallel levers. In nearly all cases in Western music the keys correspond to consecutive notes in the… …

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