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  • 121List of child prodigies in fiction — The personal growth of child prodigies has traditionally captured a decent share of attention in popular culture. Child prodigies have appeared in various works of literature. [ [http://www.bewilderingstories.com/issue62/wonder kids1.html Wonder… …

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  • 122Conservation Psychology — is the scientific study of the mutual relationships, and the connections between humans and the rest of nature, with a particular focus on how to encourage conservation of the natural world. [ [http://www.conservationpsychology.org/ Conservation… …

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  • 123Culture — For other uses, see Culture (disambiguation). Petroglyphs in modern day Gobustan, Azerbaijan, dating back to 10 000 BCE indicating a thriving culture …

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  • 124congruously — See congruous. * * * …

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  • 125anthropology — anthropological /an threuh peuh loj i keuhl/, anthropologic, adj. anthropologically, adv. /an threuh pol euh jee/, n. 1. the science that deals with the origins, physical and cultural development, biological characteristics, and social customs… …

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  • 126becoming — becomingly, adv. becomingness, n. /bi kum ing/, adj. 1. that suits or gives a pleasing effect or attractive appearance, as to a person or thing: a becoming dress; a becoming hairdo. 2. suitable; appropriate; proper: a becoming sentiment. n. 3.… …

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  • 127cohere — /koh hear /, v.i., cohered, cohering. 1. to stick together; be united; hold fast, as parts of the same mass: The particles of wet flour cohered to form a paste. 2. Physics. (of two or more similar substances) to be united within a body by the… …

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  • 128compatible — compatibility, compatibleness, n. compatibly, adv. /keuhm pat euh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of existing or living together in harmony: the most compatible married couple I know. 2. able to exist together with something else: Prejudice is not… …

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  • 129concinnous — concinnously, adv. /keuhn sin euhs/, adj. characterized by concinnity; elegant; harmonious; stylistically congruous. [1645 55; < L concinnus neatly arranged, elegant; see OUS] * * * …

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  • 130congruent — congruently, adv. /kong grooh euhnt, keuhn grooh , keuhng /, adj. 1. agreeing; accordant; congruous. 2. Math. of or pertaining to two numbers related by a congruence. 3. Geom. coinciding at all points when superimposed: congruent triangles. [1375 …

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  • 131consistent — consistently, adv. /keuhn sis teuhnt/, adj. 1. agreeing or accordant; compatible; not self contradictory: His views and actions are consistent. 2. constantly adhering to the same principles, course, form, etc.: a consistent opponent. 3. holding&#8230; …

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  • 132consonant — consonantlike, adj. consonantly, adv. /kon seuh neuhnt/, n. 1. Phonet. a. (in English articulation) a speech sound produced by occluding with or without releasing /p, b; t, d; k, g/, diverting /m, n, ng/, or obstructing /f, v; s, z/ etc., the&#8230; …

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  • 133harmonious — harmoniously, adv. harmoniousness, n. /hahr moh nee euhs/, adj. 1. marked by agreement in feeling, attitude, or action: a harmonious group. 2. forming a pleasingly consistent whole; congruous: harmonious colors. 3. pleasant to the ear; tuneful;&#8230; …

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  • 134identical — identically, adv. identicalness, n. /uy den ti keuhl, i den /, adj. 1. similar or alike in every way: The two cars are identical except for their license plates. 2. being the very same; selfsame: This is the identical room we stayed in last year …

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  • 135incongruous — incongruously, adv. incongruousness, n. /in kong grooh euhs/, adj. 1. out of keeping or place; inappropriate; unbecoming: an incongruous effect; incongruous behavior. 2. not harmonious in character; inconsonant; lacking harmony of parts: an&#8230; …

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  • 136rite of passage — 1. Anthropol. a ceremony performed to facilitate or mark a person s change of status upon any of several highly important occasions, as at the onset of puberty or upon entry into marriage or into a clan. 2. any important act or event that serves&#8230; …

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  • 137Actual Grace — • A grace that is given for the performance of salutary acts and is present and disappears with the action itself Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Actual Grace     Actual Grace …

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  • 138Altruism — • A term formed by Auguste Comte in 1851, to denote the benevolent, as contrasted with the selfish propensities Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Altruism     Altruism      …

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  • 139Dogmatic Theology — • That part of theology which treats of the theoretical truths of faith concerning God and His works Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Dogmatic Theology     Dogmatic Theology …

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  • 140Foundation — • An ecclesiastical foundation is the making over of temporal goods to an ecclesiastical corporation or individual, either by gift during life or by will after death, on the condition of some spiritual work being done either in perpetuity or for&#8230; …

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