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  • 101United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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  • 102Plateau Indian — Any member of various North American Indian peoples that inhabited the high plateau between the Rocky Mountains on the east and the Cascade Range on the west. The Plateau culture was not stable. By AD 1200–1300 the classic phase had emerged,… …

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  • 103Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 104harbours and sea works — Introduction harbour also spelled  harbor        any part of a body of water and the manmade structures surrounding it that sufficiently shelters a vessel from wind, waves, and currents, enabling safe anchorage or the discharge and loading of… …

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  • 105publishing, history of — Introduction       an account of the selection, preparation, and marketing of printed matter from its origins in ancient times to the present. The activity has grown from small beginnings into a vast and complex industry responsible for the… …

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  • 106radiation measurement — ▪ technology Introduction       technique for detecting the intensity and characteristics of ionizing radiation, such as alpha, beta, and gamma rays or neutrons, for the purpose of measurement.       The term ionizing radiation refers to those… …

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  • 107technology, history of — Introduction       the development over time of systematic techniques for making and doing things. The term technology, a combination of the Greek technē, “art, craft,” with logos, “word, speech,” meant in Greece a discourse on the arts, both… …

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  • 108Cope — • A vestment which may most conveniently be described as a long liturgical mantle, open in front and fastened at the breast with a band or clasp Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Cope     Cope …

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  • 109Itinerarium — • A form of prayer used by monks and clerics before setting out on a journey, and for that reason usually printed at the end of the Breviary, where it can be conveniently found when required Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Itinerarium… …

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  • 110Organ — • A musical instrument which consists of one or several sets of pipes, each pipe giving only one tone, and which is blown and played by mechanical means. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Organ     Organ …

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  • 111reasonable time — n. A fair and appropriate amount of time to do something under given circumstances. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. reasonable time A v …

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  • 112Computational human phantom — Computational human phantoms are models of the human body used in computerized analysis. Since the 1960s, the radiological science community has developed and applied these models for ionizing radiation dosimetry studies. These models have become …

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  • 113Butcher group — In mathematics, the Butcher group, named after the New Zealand mathematician John C. Butcher by Hairer Wanner (1974), is an infinite dimensional group first introduced in numerical analysis to study solutions of non linear ordinary differential… …

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  • 114List of Law & Order: UK episodes — Law Order: UK is a British police procedural and legal television programme, adapted from the American series Law Order. The programme is financed by the production companies Kudos Film and Television, Wolf Films, and Universal Media Studios.[1]… …

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  • 115Military history of Burma — History of Burma Prehistory 11,000–200 BCE Pyu city states 200 BCE–835 CE Mon kingdoms 825?–1057 Arakanese kingdoms 788?–1406 …

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  • 116Military history of Ray, Iran — This article concerns the city of Ray, Iran (near Shahr e Rey) as a military objective, not the large territory of which it was once capital ( Ragau in the Apocryphal Book of Judith). Ray, in an area of fertile lowland between the Zagros… …

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  • 117Motomiya, Fukushima (city) — Motomiya 本宮市   City   Location of Motomiya in Fukushima …

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  • 118My Hero (series 5) — My Hero Series 5 is the fifth series of My Hero which aired between January 7, 2005 March 25, 2005. This series introduces the character: Cassie Sunday Episodes # Title Writer(s) Director Original airdate Code 34 501 The Foresight Saga Paul… …

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  • 119My Story (Julie Couillard book) — My Story   First edition cover …

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  • 120forget — verb ADVERB ▪ completely, quite (esp. BrE), totally ▪ I completely forgot you were coming today. ▪ clean (old fashioned, informal) ▪ …

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