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  • 41Mercifulness — Merciful Mer ci*ful, a. [Mercy + ful.] 1. Full of mercy; having or exercising mercy; disposed to pity and spare offenders; unwilling to punish. Opposite of {merciless}. [1913 Webster] The Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious. Ex. xxxiv. 6.… …

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  • 42benignancy — noun Date: 1876 the quality or state of being benignant or benign …

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  • 43benignantly — adverb see benignant …

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  • 44Ares — This article is about the ancient Greek god. For other uses, see Ares (disambiguation). Ares …

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  • 45Idealism — The 20th century British scientist Sir James Jeans wrote that the Universe begins to look more like a great thought than like a great machine This article is about the philosophical notion of idealism. For other uses, see Idealism… …

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  • 46John Mitchel — (Irish: Seán Mistéil; b.November 3, 1815 ndash; d. March 20, 1875) was an Irish nationalist activist, solicitor and political journalist. Born in Camnish, near Dungiven, County Londonderry, Ireland he became a leading Member of both Young Ireland …

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  • 47Muqatta'at — Part of a series on the Quran …

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  • 48Never was so much owed by so many to so few — World War II poster containing the famous lines by Winston Churchill Never was so much owed by so many to so few was a wartime speech made by the British Prime Minister Winston Churchill on 20 August 1940. The name stems from the specific line in …

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  • 49Mrs. Claus — sees her husband off on his journey in this 1919 postcard Mrs. Claus is the wife of Santa Claus, the Christmas gift bringer in North American Christmas tradition. While Santa Claus himself emerged from the 1820s from a number of traditions of… …

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  • 50Charles Cowper — Sir Charles Cowper KCMG 2nd Premier of New South Wales In office 26 August 1856 – 2 October 1856 …

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  • 51John B. Wood — (December 7, 1827 January 28, 1884) was a 19th century journalist from Lebanon, Maine. At various times hewas employed by the New York Times, New York Tribune, The Sun (New York), New York Herald, and the New York Evening News. He was educated… …

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  • 52Anthony Benezet — Antoine Bénézet Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bénézet. Bénézet instruisant des enfants de couleur Illustration dans un livre de 1850 Antoine Bénézet, ou encore A …

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  • 53Antoine Benezet — Antoine Bénézet Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bénézet. Bénézet instruisant des enfants de couleur Illustration dans un livre de 1850 Antoine Bénézet, ou encore A …

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  • 54Antoine Bénézet — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Bénézet. Bénézet instruisant des enfants de couleur Illustration dans un livre de 1850 Antoine Bénézet, ou Anthony Benezet en anglais, né le 31  …

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  • 55benignantly — See benignant. * * * …

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  • 56benign — benignly, adv. /bi nuyn /, adj. 1. having a kindly disposition; gracious: a benign king. 2. showing or expressive of gentleness or kindness: a benign smile. 3. favorable; propitious: a series of benign omens and configurations in the heavens. 4.… …

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  • 57Hinduism — /hin dooh iz euhm/, n. the common religion of India, based upon the religion of the original Aryan settlers as expounded and evolved in the Vedas, the Upanishads, the Bhagavad Gita, etc., having an extremely diversified character with many… …

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  • 58humane — humanely, adv. humaneness, n. /hyooh mayn / or, often, /yooh /, adj. 1. characterized by tenderness, compassion, and sympathy for people and animals, esp. for the suffering or distressed: humane treatment of horses. 2. of or pertaining to… …

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  • 59kind — kind1 /kuynd/, adj., kinder, kindest. 1. of a good or benevolent nature or disposition, as a person: a kind and loving person. 2. having, showing, or proceeding from benevolence: kind words. 3. indulgent, considerate, or helpful; humane (often… …

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  • 60merciful — mercifully, adv. mercifulness, n. /merr si feuhl/, adj. full of mercy; characterized by, expressing, or showing mercy; compassionate: a merciful God. [1250 1300; ME; see MERCY, FUL] Syn. kind, clement, lenient, forgiving, benignant, tender,… …

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