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  • 101 Sacrifice — • This term is identical with the English offering (Latin offerre) and the German Opfer Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sacrifice     Sacrifice      …

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  • 102 Sext — • Article on the midday office Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sext     Sext     † Catholic …

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  • 103 Uruguay — • The smallest independent state in South America Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Uruguay     Uruguay     † …

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  • 104 University of Louvain —     University of Louvain     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► University of Louvain     In order to restore the splendour of Louvain, capital of his Duchy of Brabant, John IV of the House of Burgundy petitioned the papal authority for the establishment …

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  • 105 New Year Festival — (guonian, chunjie) The ‘Spring Festival’ (chunjie), as the ‘Chinese New Year’ is properly known, includes throughout China two separate focal points, namely guonian (crossing into the new year) and yuanxiao jie (the festival of the primal… …

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  • 106 Charles Solomon (politician) — For information on the New England mobster by the same name, see Charles Solomon (racketeer). Charles Charley Solomon (1889–1963) was a socialist politician from New York City, elected to the New York State Assembly in 1919 and expelled with four …

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  • 107 Nepalese Armed Forces — Service branches Nepalese Army Nepalese Armed Police Force Headquarters …

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  • 108 acme — n. Summit, top, apex, vertex, zenith, peak, pinnacle, utmost height, highest point, culmination, culminating point, climax …

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  • 109 apex — n. Top, summit, acme, zenith, pinnacle, highest point, culminating point, utmost height …

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  • 110 height — n. 1. Elevation, altitude. See tallness. 2. Eminence, summit, apex, acme, culminating point. 3. Hill, mountain, high ground, high land, eminence. 4. Utmost degree. 5. Elevation, high point, lofty position, altitude. 6. Elevat …

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  • 111 pinnacle — n. 1. Turret, minaret. 2. Top, summit, apex, acme, zenith, highest point, culminating point, utmost height, peak …

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  • 112 summit — n. 1. Top, highest point. 2. Top, apex, vertex, acme, pinnacle, zenith, utmost height, culminating point …

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  • 113 zenith — n. Summit, top, apex, pinnacle, acme, utmost height, highest point, culminating point …

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  • 114 high-water mark — [hī′wôt′ər] n. 1. the highest level reached by a body of water in tidal flow, flood, etc. 2. the mark left after high water has receded 3. a culminating point; highest point …

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  • 115 AFTERLIFE — Judaism has always maintained a belief in an afterlife, but the forms which this belief has assumed and the modes in which it has been expressed have varied greatly and differed from period to period. Thus even today several distinct conceptions… …

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  • 116 high tide — noun Date: 1745 1. the tide when the water is at its greatest elevation 2. culminating point ; climax < the hide tide of the war effort > …

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  • 117 noontide — noun Date: 12th century 1. noontime 2. the culminating point …

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  • 118 Claudio Monteverdi — This article is about the 16th–17th century composer. For other uses of Monteverdi, see Monteverdi (disambiguation). Claudio Monteverdi in 1640 by Bernardo Strozzi Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈklaudjo… …

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  • 119 Ivan Gundulić — Ivan (Dživo) Franov Gundulić (Italian: Giovanni Francesco Gondola ; January 9, 1589 ndash;December 8, 1638) is the most celebrated Croatian Baroque poet from the Republic of Ragusa. His work embodies central characteristics of Roman Catholic… …

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  • 120 Vallès Occidental — Spanish comarca comarca name = Vallès Occidental location province = Barcelona capital = Sabadell and Terrassa largest city = Sabadell demonym = population = 715,181 (2002) area = 585.2 pop density = 1122.1 municipalities = Barberà del… …

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