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  • 121calumniation — noun see calumniate …

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  • 123Taxil hoax — Poster advertising the work of Leo Taxil. Part of a series of articles on Freemasonry …

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  • 124Robert Emmet — Robert Emmet, Roibéard Eiméid (4 March 1778 ndash; 20 September 1803) was an Irish nationalist rebel leader. He led an abortive rebellion against British rule in 1803 and was captured, tried and executed. Early lifeEmmet was born in Dublin,… …

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  • 125Kirishitan — 吉利支丹, 切支丹, キリシタン Japanese Christians ( Kirishitan ) in Portuguese costume, 16 17th century. Founder Jesus Christ …

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  • 126Irene Doukaina — or Ducaena (Greek: Ειρήνη Δούκαινα, Eirēnē Doukaina ) (c. 1066 ndash; February 19, 1123 or 1133) was the wife of the Byzantine emperor Alexios I Komnenos, and the mother of the emperor John II Komnenos and of the historian Anna Komnene.uccession… …

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  • 127German Air Force Regiment — Friesland Objektschutzregiment der Luftwaffe Friesland Coat of arms of the Objektschutzregiment Lw Active 1 July 2006 Present …

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  • 128Samuel Aboab — (1610 ndash; August 22, 1694), son of Abraham Aboab, was a very prominent rabbi of the seventeenth century. He was born at Venice, and began the study of rabbinical literature at an early age. When thirteen years old, he became the pupil of David …

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  • 129Bayan of the Baarin — (1236 1295), also known as Bayan chingsang (zh tp|t=佰顔丞相|p=Bǎiyán chéngxiàng) or, to Marco Polo, as Bayan Hundred Eyes [Cleaves, 187] , served as a Mongol general. He commanded the army of Kublai Khan against the Song Dynasty (960 ndash;1279) of… …

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  • 130A Moral Reckoning — Infobox Book name = A Moral Reckoning image caption = Paperback cover Little, Brown edition ISBN 9780349116938 author = Daniel Jonah Goldhagen country = United States language = English subject = history, Holocaust publisher = Knopf (1st edition …

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  • 131calumniation — See calumniate. * * * …

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  • 132abuse — abusable /euh byooh zeuh beuhl/, adj. abuser, n. v. /euh byoohz /; n. /euh byoohs /, v., abused, abusing, n. v.t. 1. to use wrongly or improperly; misuse: to abuse one s authority. 2. to treat in a harmful, injurious, or offensive way: to abuse a …

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  • 133blacken — blackener, n. /blak euhn/, v.t. 1. to make black; darken. 2. to speak evil of; defame: to blacken a person s reputation. v.i. 3. to grow or become black. [1250 1300; ME; see BLACK, EN1] Syn. 2. denigrate, smear, slander, villify, libel, traduce,… …

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  • 134defame — defamer, n. defamingly, adv. /di faym /, v.t., defamed, defaming. 1. to attack the good name or reputation of, as by uttering or publishing maliciously or falsely anything injurious; slander or libel; calumniate: The newspaper editorial defamed… …

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  • 135malign — maligner, n. malignly, adv. /meuh luyn /, v.t. 1. to speak harmful untruths about; speak evil of; slander; defame: to malign an honorable man. adj. 2. evil in effect; pernicious; baleful; injurious: The gloomy house had a malign influence upon… …

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  • 136slur — /slerr/, v., slurred, slurring, n. v.t. 1. to pass over lightly or without due mention or consideration (often fol. by over): The report slurred over her contribution to the enterprise. 2. to pronounce (a syllable, word, etc.) indistinctly by… …

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  • 137vilify — vilification, n. vilifier, n. vilifyingly, adv. /vil euh fuy /, v.t., vilified, vilifying. 1. to speak ill of; defame; slander. 2. Obs. to make vile. [1400 50; late ME < LL vilificare. See VILE, FY] Syn. 1. depreciate, disparage, calumniate,&#8230; …

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  • 138Blessed Peter Canisius —     Blessed Peter Canisius     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Blessed Peter Canisius     (Kannees, Kanys, probably also De Hondt).     Born at Nimwegen in the Netherlands, 8 May, 1521; died in Fribourg, 21 November, 1597. His father was the wealthy&#8230; …

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  • 139Council of Trent —     Council of Trent     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Council of Trent     The nineteenth ecumenical council opened at Trent on 13 December, 1545, and closed there on 4 December, 1563. Its main object was the definitive determination of the&#8230; …

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  • 140Epistles of Saint Peter —     Epistles of Saint Peter     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Epistles of Saint Peter     These two epistles will be treated under the following heads: I. Authenticity; II. Recipients, occasion, and object; III. Date and place of composition; IV.&#8230; …

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