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  • 81Economic history of the United Kingdom — The economic history of the United Kingdom deals with the history of the economy of the United Kingdom from the creation of the Kingdom of Great Britain on May 1st, 1707,[1] with the political union of the Kingdom of England and the Kingdom of… …

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  • 82Nathan J. Johnson — This article is about the martial artist. For Barack Obama assassination plotter, see 2008 Barack Obama assassination scare in Denver. Nathan Johnson is a martial arts instructor, researcher and author;[1] he is notable for his controversial… …

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  • 83Nicaraguan general election, 2011 — Nicaraguan presidential election, 2011 2006 ← November 6, 2011 (2011 11 06) …

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  • 84Trade (sports) — In professional sports, a trade is a sports league transaction involving an exchange of players contracts and/or draft picks between teams. Cash is another commodity that may be packaged together with contracts and/or draft picks to complete a… …

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  • 85On the Count of Zero (2007 film) — On the Count of Zero Teaser poster for On the Count of Zero Directed by Gokhan Yorgancigil Produced by …

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  • 86Sophists (The) — The sophists G. B. Kerferd In the fifth century BC the term sophistēs was used in Greece as a name to designate a particular profession, that of certain travelling teachers who went from city to city giving lectures and providing instruction in a …

    History of philosophy

  • 87arbitrate, mediate — Although similar in meaning, these words have different applications. Arbitrate means to decide between contending or opposing parties or sides. An arbitrator actually hears evidence, arrives at a decision, and then makes an award. Mediate means… …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 88Ninian's, St. —    NINIAN S, ST., a parish, in the county of Stirling; containing, with the late quoad sacra parishes of Bannockburn and Plean, and the villages of Cambusbarron, St. Ninian s, Torbrex, and the Whins of Milton, 10,080 inhabitants, of whom 1295 are …

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  • 89faction — n. a contending; extremist; opposing; rebel faction * * * [ fækʃ(ə)n] extremist opposing rebel faction a contending …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 90rival — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. competitor, contender, antagonist, emulator. v. t. vie or cope with; emulate; exceed, excel. See opposition, contention, repute. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. competing, competitive, striving, combatant …

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  • 91Contention — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Contention >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 contention contention strife Sgm: N 1 contest contest contestation Sgm: N 1 struggle struggle Sgm: N 1 belligerency belligerency Sgm: N 1 opposition opposition …

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  • 92Warfare — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Warfare >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 warfare warfare Sgm: N 1 fighting fighting &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 hostilities hostilities Sgm: N 1 war war arms the sword Sgm: N 1 Mars …

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  • 93contend — con|tend [kənˈtend] v [Date: 1400 1500; : Old French; Origin: contendre, from Latin contendere, from com ( COM ) + tendere to stretch ] 1.) to compete against someone in order to gain something contend for ▪ Three armed groups are contending for… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 94contend — con|tend [ kən tend ] verb * 1. ) transitive contend that FORMAL to claim that something is true: Critics of the school system contend that not enough emphasis is placed on creativity. 2. ) intransitive to compete against someone, for example for …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 95contend */ — UK [kənˈtend] / US verb Word forms contend : present tense I/you/we/they contend he/she/it contends present participle contending past tense contended past participle contended 1) [transitive] formal to claim that something is true contend that:… …

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  • 96ἀπεριμάχητον — ἀπεριμάχητος not worth contending for masc/fem acc sg ἀπεριμάχητος not worth contending for neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 97ἄνταθλον — ἄνταθλος contending against masc/fem acc sg ἄνταθλος contending against neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 98con|tend — «kuhn TEHND», intransitive verb. 1. to work hard against difficulties; fight; struggle: »The first settlers in America had to contend with unfriendly Indians, sickness, and lack of food. Farmers in the 1930 s had to contend against drought and… …

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  • 99ANTISEMITISM — ANTISEMITISM, a term coined in 1879, from the Greek ἁντί = anti, and Σημ = Semite by the German agitator wilhelm marr to designate the then current anti Jewish campaigns in Europe. Antisemitism soon came into general use as a term denoting all… …

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  • 100HEBREW LITERATURE, MODERN — definition and scope beginnings periodization …

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