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  • 41 Breema — is a form of bodywork that has been described as a cross between partner yoga and Thai massage. The techniques may be utilized in either a practitioner recipient mode or solo as Self Breema. The practice is intended to relax and enhance the… …

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  • 42 Conjugated linoleic acid — c9, t11 conjugated linoleic acid IUPAC name (9Z,11E) octadeca 9,11 dienoic acid …

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  • 43 Pad stitch — Pad stitches is a type of running stitches, made by taking small stitches perpendicular to the line of stitching.Pad stitches secure two or more layers of fabric together and give the layers more firmness; smaller/denser stitches create more… …

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  • 44 India — /in dee euh/, n. 1. Hindi, Bharat. a republic in S Asia: a union comprising 25 states and 7 union territories; formerly a British colony; gained independence Aug. 15, 1947; became a republic within the Commonwealth of Nations Jan. 26, 1950.… …

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  • 45 Pericles — /per i kleez /, n. c495 429 B.C., Athenian statesman. * * * born с 495, Athens died 429 BC, Athens Athenian general and statesman largely responsible for the full development of Athenian democracy and the Athenian empire. Related to the… …

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  • 46 Science and the Church — • Dicsusses the relationship between the two subjects Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Science and the Church     Science and the Church      …

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  • 47 England (Before the Reformation) —     England (Before the Reformation)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► England (Before the Reformation)     This term England is here restricted to one constituent, the largest and most populous, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.… …

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  • 48 ARTHUR, Sir George (1784-1854) — fourth governor of Tasmania was born on 21 June 1784, the youngest son of John Arthur and his wife, Catherine, daughter of Thomas Cornish. He joined the army as an ensign in August 1804 and was promoted lieutenant in June 1805. He was on active… …

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  • 49 resolution — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Determination Nouns 1. resolution, resoluteness, determination, will, decision, strength of mind, resolve, firmness, steadfastness, energy, pluck, grit, backbone, morale, gumption, courage, devotion,… …

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  • 50 resolve — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. determination, commitment, intention, steadfastness, resolution. v. determine, decide; separate, solve; elucidate, clear up, explain. See inquiry, change, judgment, answer. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To… …

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  • 51 willpower — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. self control, self discipline; choice, determination. See will. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. self control, will, firmness, drive, determination, resolve, strength, backbone, iron will, discipline …

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  • 52 droop — vb Droop, wilt, flag, sag are comparable when they mean to sink or to lose in vigor, firmness, or freshness. Droop stresses a hanging or bending downward (as through exhaustion, discouragement, or lack of nourishment) {some of the watchers were… …

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  • 53 loose — adj Loose, relaxed, slack, lax are comparable when meaning not tightly bound, held, restrained, or stretched. Loose is the widest of these terms in its range of application. It is referable, for example, to persons or things that are free from a… …

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  • 54 decisiveness — noun 1. the quality of being final or definitely settled the finality of death • Syn: ↑finality, ↑conclusiveness • Ant: ↑inconclusiveness (for: ↑conclusiveness) …

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  • 55 resoluteness — noun the trait of being resolute his resoluteness carried him through the battle it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work • Syn: ↑firmness, ↑firmness of purpose, ↑resolve, ↑resolution • Ant: ↑ …

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  • 56 soundness — noun 1. a state or condition free from damage or decay • Ant: ↑unsoundness • Derivationally related forms: ↑sound • Hypernyms: ↑condition, ↑status • Hyponyms: ↑ …

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  • 57 get-tough —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: from the phrase get tough : characterized by firmness and determination to act if and as necessary a get tough international policy * * * /get tuf /, adj. characterized by firmness, determination, aggressiveness, or …

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  • 58 limp´ness — limp1 «lihmp», noun, verb. –n a lame step or walk. ╂[< verb] –v.i. 1. to walk with a limp: »After falling down the stairs, he limped for several days. SYNONYM(S): hobble. 2. Figurative. to proceed slowly and with difficulty: »The plane limped… …

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  • 59 limp´ly — limp1 «lihmp», noun, verb. –n a lame step or walk. ╂[< verb] –v.i. 1. to walk with a limp: »After falling down the stairs, he limped for several days. SYNONYM(S): hobble. 2. Figurative. to proceed slowly and with difficulty: »The plane limped… …

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  • 60 limp´ing|ly — limp1 «lihmp», noun, verb. –n a lame step or walk. ╂[< verb] –v.i. 1. to walk with a limp: »After falling down the stairs, he limped for several days. SYNONYM(S): hobble. 2. Figurative. to proceed slowly and with difficulty: »The plane limped… …

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