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  • 121History of Deportivo de La Coruña — HistoryThe very beginning1906 was the year when Deportivo de la Sala Calvet was founded, and the club s first ever president was Luis Cornide. Records indicate that back then the team consisted of Salvador Fojón, Venancio Deus, Juan Long, Ángel… …

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  • 122List of Black Books episodes — Black Books is located in the fictional Little Bevan Street, though exterior filming took place outside Collinge Clark in Leigh Street, Bloomsbury. There have been three series of the British sitcom Black Books, each with six episodes. Co writer… …

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  • 123History of the San Francisco Giants — The history of the San Francisco Giants begins in 1883 with the New York Gothams and has involved some of baseball s greatest players, including Willie Mays, Gaylord Perry and Barry Bonds.New York Giants historyEarly days and the John McGraw… …

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  • 124History of Oldham Athletic A.F.C. — Articleissues recent = May 2008 POV = June 2008 unreferenced = June 2008 cleanup = July 2008This is about the history of Oldham Athletic A.F.C.1895 1923: Early successThe club was formed in 1895 as Pine Villa F.C. before renaming to Oldham… …

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  • 125Huddersfield Town F.C. season 1988-89 — Infobox Football club season club = Huddersfield Town season = 1988 89 manager = flagicon|IRL Eoin Hand chairman = flagicon|ENG Keith Longbottom league = Division Three league result = 14th cup1 = FA Cup cup1 result = Third Round cup2 =… …

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  • 126cañada — /keuhn yah deuh, yad euh/, n. Chiefly Western U.S. 1. a dry riverbed. 2. a small, deep canyon. [1840 50; < Sp, equiv. to cañ(a) CANE + ada n. suffix] * * * Canada Introduction Canada Background: A land of vast distances and rich natural resources …

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  • 127Canada — /kan euh deuh/, n. a nation in N North America: a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. 29,123,194; 3,690,410 sq. mi. (9,558,160 sq. km). Cap.: Ottawa. * * * Canada Introduction Canada Background: A land of vast distances and rich natural&#8230; …

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  • 128education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of&#8230; …

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  • 129guerrilla warfare — the use of hit and run tactics by small, mobile groups of irregular forces operating in territory controlled by a hostile, regular force. [1835 45] * * * ▪ military tactics Introduction also spelled  guerilla warfare        type of warfare fought …

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  • 130Iraq — /i rak , i rahk /, n. a republic in SW Asia, N of Saudi Arabia and W of Iran, centering in the Tigris Euphrates basin of Mesopotamia. 22,219,289; 172,000 sq. mi. (445,480 sq. km). Cap.: Baghdad. Also, Irak. * * * Iraq Introduction Iraq Background …

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  • 131Ireland — Irelander, n. /uyeur leuhnd/, n. 1. John, 1838 1918, U.S. Roman Catholic clergyman and social reformer, born in Ireland: archbishop of St. Paul, Minn., 1888 1918. 2. Also called Emerald Isle. Latin, Hibernia. a large western island of the British …

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  • 132Johnstown — /jonz town /, n. a city in SW Pennsylvania: disastrous flood 1889. 35,496. * * * ▪ New York, United States       city, seat (1838) of Fulton county, east central New York, U.S. It lies near the Mohawk River, adjoining Gloversville, 43 miles (69&#8230; …

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  • 133Judaism — /jooh dee iz euhm, day , deuh /, n. 1. the monotheistic religion of the Jews, having its ethical, ceremonial, and legal foundation in the precepts of the Old Testament and in the teachings and commentaries of the rabbis as found chiefly in the&#8230; …

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  • 134Napoleon I — (Napoleon Bonaparte) ( the Little Corporal ) 1769 1821, French general born in Corsica: emperor of France 1804 15. * * * ▪ emperor of France Introduction French in full  Napoléon Bonaparte , original Italian  Napoleone Buonaparte , byname  the&#8230; …

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  • 135Ottoman Empire — a former Turkish empire that was founded about 1300 by Osman and reached its greatest territorial extent under Suleiman in the 16th century; collapsed after World War I. Cap.: Constantinople. Also called Turkish Empire. * * * Former empire&#8230; …

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  • 136Palestine — /pal euh stuyn / for 1, 2; /pal euh steen / for 3, n. 1. Also called Holy Land. Biblical name, Canaan. an ancient country in SW Asia, on the E coast of the Mediterranean. 2. a former British mandate (1923 48) comprising part of this country,&#8230; …

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  • 137Rome — /rohm/, n. 1. Harold (Jacob), born 1908, U.S. lyricist and composer. 2. Italian, Roma. a city in and the capital of Italy, in the central part, on the Tiber: ancient capital of the Roman Empire; site of Vatican City, seat of authority of the&#8230; …

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  • 138sex — /seks/, n. 1. either the male or female division of a species, esp. as differentiated with reference to the reproductive functions. 2. the sum of the structural and functional differences by which the male and female are distinguished, or the&#8230; …

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  • 139Tanzania — Tanzanian, n., adj. /tan zeuh nee euh/; Swahili. /tahn zah nee ah/, n. a republic in E Africa formed in 1964 by the merger of the republic of Tanganyika and the former island sultanate of Zanzibar (including Pemba and adjacent small islands).&#8230; …

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  • 140Trinidad and Tobago — Trinidadian and Tobagonian. an independent republic in the West Indies, comprising the islands of Trinidad and Tobago: member of the Commonwealth of Nations. 1,273,141; 1980 sq. mi. (5128 sq. km). Cap.: Port of Spain. * * * Trinidad and Tobago&#8230; …

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