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  • 41elevation — /el euh vay sheuhn/, n. 1. the height to which something is elevated or to which it rises: The elevation of the tower is 80 feet. 2. the altitude of a place above sea level or ground level. 3. an elevated place, thing, or part; an eminence. 4.… …

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  • 42elevation — el•e•va•tion [[t]ˌɛl əˈveɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) the act of elevating, or the state of being elevated 2) the height to which something is elevated or to which it rises 3) geo the altitude of a place above sea level or ground level 4) an elevated place;… …

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  • 43elevation — noun Date: 14th century 1. the height to which something is elevated: as a. the angular distance of something (as a celestial object) above the horizon b. the degree to which a gun is aimed above the horizon c. the height above the level of the… …

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  • 44high — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English hēah; akin to Old High German hōh high, Lithuanian kaukaras hill Date: before 12th century 1. a. having large extension upward ; taller than average, usual, or expected < a high wall > b.&#8230; …

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  • 45Aramaic of Jesus — Most scholars believe that historical Jesus primarily spoke Aramaic, [cite encyclopedia|encyclopedia=The Eerdmans Bible Dictionary|title=Aramaic|quote=It is generally agreed that Aramaic was the common language of Palestine in the first century A …

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  • 46Currow — An Currach / Corra &#160;&#160;Town&#160;&#160; …

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  • 47Temples of Karnataka — form the amalgamation of various shailis or varieties of architecture prevalent in various periods . The architectural designs have found a distinguished place in forming a true atmosphere of devotion for the spiritual attainment.Architectures*&#8230; …

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  • 48Odin — This article is about the chief god in North Germanic tradition. For other uses, see Odin (disambiguation). For a comparative discussion of North and West Germanic, see Wodanaz. Odin Odin, the Wande …

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  • 49Motta Sant'Anastasia — &#160;&#160;Comune&#160;&#160; Comune di Motta Sant Anastasia …

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  • 50elevation — /ɛləˈveɪʃən / (say eluh vayshuhn) noun 1. altitude above sea or ground level. 2. an elevated place; an eminence. 3. loftiness; grandeur or dignity; nobleness. 4. the act of elevating. 5. the state of being elevated. 6. Architecture a. a drawing&#8230; …

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  • 51Dominican Order — For the Caribbean nation, see Dominican people. Order of Preachers Ordo Praedicatorum Abbreviation OP, Dominicans, Blackfriars Motto …

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  • 52Percival Lowell — Born March 13, 1855(1855 …

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  • 53Chimalpopoca — For other people named Chimalpopoca, see Chimalpopoca (disambiguation). Chimalpopoca Tlatoani of Tenochtitlan Chimalpopoca dressed as a god Huitzilopochtli Born 1397 …

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  • 54Fort Maurepas — See also: Fort Maurepas (Canada) The settlement of Fort Maurepas or Old Biloxi, [1] in colonial French Louisiana (New France), began in April 1699 along the Gulf of Mexico (at present day Ocean Springs, MS).[1][2] Fort Maurepas was the capital of …

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  • 55altar — /awl teuhr/, n. 1. an elevated place or structure, as a mound or platform, at which religious rites are performed or on which sacrifices are offered to gods, ancestors, etc. 2. Eccles. See communion table. 3. (cap.) Astron. the constellation Ara …

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  • 56BIMAH — (Heb. בִּימָה; elevated place ), platform in the synagogue on which stands the desk from which the Torah is read. Occasionally, the rabbi delivers his sermon from the bimah, and on Rosh Ha Shanah the shofar is blown there. In Sephardi synagogues …

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  • 57ELEAZAR BEN ARAKH — (second half of the first century C.E.), tanna. He was one of the most outstanding disciples of R. Johanan b. Zakkai , who described him as an overflowing spring, i.e., an inexhaustible source of innovative interpretation and insight into the&#8230; …

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  • 58Pew — Pew, n. [OE. pewe, OF. puie parapet, balustrade, balcony, fr. L. podium an elevated place, a jutty, balcony, a parapet or balcony in the circus, where the emperor and other distinguished persons sat, Gr. ?, dim. of ?, ?, foot; hence the Latin&#8230; …

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  • 59Pew opener — Pew Pew, n. [OE. pewe, OF. puie parapet, balustrade, balcony, fr. L. podium an elevated place, a jutty, balcony, a parapet or balcony in the circus, where the emperor and other distinguished persons sat, Gr. ?, dim. of ?, ?, foot; hence the Latin …

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  • 60slip — Pew Pew, n. [OE. pewe, OF. puie parapet, balustrade, balcony, fr. L. podium an elevated place, a jutty, balcony, a parapet or balcony in the circus, where the emperor and other distinguished persons sat, Gr. ?, dim. of ?, ?, foot; hence the Latin …

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