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  • 121 beard — I. noun Etymology: Middle English berd, from Old English beard; akin to Old High German bart beard, Latin barba Date: before 12th century 1. the hair that grows on a man s face often excluding the mustache 2. a hairy or bristly appendage or tuft… …

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  • 122 cool — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English col, from Old English cōl; akin to Old High German kuoli cool, Old English ceald cold more at cold Date: before 12th century 1. moderately cold ; lacking in warmth 2. a. marked by steady dispassionate… …

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  • 123 face — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Vulgar Latin *facia, from Latin facies make, form, face, from facere to make, do more at do Date: 13th century 1. a. the front part of the head that in humans… …

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  • 124 Charles XIV John of Sweden — Carl Johan redirects here. For the Knight of the Elephant, see Count Carl Johan Bernadotte of Wisborg. Charles XIV III John Charles John of Sweden and Norway by François Gérard King of S …

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  • 125 Philip II of Macedon — Infobox Monarch name =Philip II title =Basileus of Macedon caption =Victory medal (niketerion) struck in Tarsus, 2nd c. BC (Cabinet des Médailles, Paris) reign =359 BC – 336 BC coronation = othertitles = full name = native lang1 = Greek native… …

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  • 126 Michael I Cerularius — Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople See Patriarchate of Constantinople Enthroned …

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  • 127 Symphonic poem — A symphonic poem or tone poem is a piece of orchestral music in one movement in which some extramusical program provides a narrative or illustrative element. This programme may come from a poem, a story or novel, a painting, or another source.… …

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  • 128 John Smith of Jamestown — Captain Sir John Smith (c. January 1580–June 21 1631) Admiral of New England was an English soldier, sailor, and author. He is remembered for his role in establishing the first permanent English settlement in North America at Jamestown, Virginia …

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  • 129 Jacques Mesrine — Mesrine redirects here. For the films based on the life of Jaques Mesrine, see Mesrine (1984 film) and Mesrine (2008 film). Jacques Mesrine Mugshot of Jacques Mesrine, taken on 9 March 1973. Born Jacques René Mesrine 28 December 1936 …

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  • 130 Texaco Star Theater — An advertisement for the October 12, 1938 Texaco Star Theatre. Texaco Star Theater is an American comedy variety show, broadcast on radio from 1938 to 1949 and telecast from 1948 to 1956. It was one of the first successful examples of American… …

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  • 131 Michael Servetus — Not to be confused with Servatius (disambiguation). Michael Servetus Era Renaissance Born 29 September 1511(1511 09 29) …

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  • 132 Louis Brandeis — Louis Dembitz Brandeis Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court In office June 1, 1916[1] – February 13, 1939 …

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  • 133 Battle of Puebla — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Puebla caption=Depictions of the battle showing Mexican cavalry overwhelming the French troops below the fort at Loreto. partof=the French intervention in Mexico date=May 5, 1862 place=Puebla, Mexico… …

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  • 134 Cornelia Africana — Cornelia pushes away Ptolemy s crown, by Laurent de La Hyre Cornelia Scipionis Africana (born 191 or 190 BC died 100 BC) was the second daughter of Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus, the hero of the Second Punic War, and Aemilia Paulla. She is… …

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  • 135 Pauline Kael — Infobox Writer name = Pauline Kael caption = An undated photograph of Kael. birthdate = June 19, 1919 birthplace = Petaluma, California deathdate = death date and age|mf=yes|2001|9|3|1919|6|19 deathplace =Great Barrington, Massachusetts… …

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  • 136 Abuse — This article is about the mistreatment of people or systems. For other uses, see Abuse (disambiguation). Mistreat redirects here. For other uses, see Mistreat (disambiguation). Contents 1 Types and contexts of abuse 1.1 …

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  • 137 January 1922 in the United Kingdom — See also: December 1921 in the United Kingdom, February 1922 in the United Kingdom, and the Timeline of British history. Unionists and General ElectionThe forces of discontent were already so strong at the beginning of the year that The Times… …

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  • 138 The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket —   …

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  • 139 List of English words of Yiddish origin — For Yiddish words used by English speaking Jews (that are not necessarily English), see Yiddish words used by English speaking Jews. This is a list of English words of Yiddish origin, many of which have entered the English language by way of… …

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  • 140 Chutzpah — For other uses, see Chutzpah (disambiguation). Chutzpah (  /ˈhʊ …

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