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  • 81Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration — The Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration (1895–1917) was a period of time at the beginning of the 20th century when explorers set out for the Antarctic. Some died on their expeditions, while others returned to become well known lecturers and… …

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  • 82Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration — Âge héroïque de l exploration en Antarctique Le paroxysme de l âge héroïque de l exploration en Antarctique : le norvégien Roald Amundsen atteint le pôle Sud en 1911 (expédition Amundsen). L âge héroïque de l exploration en Antarctique (1895 …

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  • 83Heroic capitalism — Part of a series on Fascism …

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  • 84Heroic theory of invention and scientific development — The heroic theory of invention and scientific development is the hypothesis that unique heroic individuals, called great scientists or geniuses , are the main source of significant new inventions and scientific discoveries. A competing… …

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  • 85Heroic Age — Seriendaten Deutscher Titel Heroic Age Originaltitel ヒロイック・エイジ Heroic Age …

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  • 86heroic verse — a form of verse adapted to the treatment of heroic or exalted themes: in classical poetry, dactylic hexameter; in English and German, iambic pentameter; and in French, the Alexandrine. An example of heroic verse is Achilles wrath, to Greece the… …

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  • 87heroic prose —       narrative prose tales that are the counterpart of heroic poetry in subject, outlook, and dramatic style. Whether composed orally or written down, the stories are meant to be recited, and they employ many of the formulaic expressions of oral …

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  • 88Heroic Age — Эра Героев Heroic Age История Издатель Marvel Comics Формат Минисерия/Кроссовер Периодичность Ежемесячно Даты публикаций апрель 2010 настоящее время Количество выпусков 116 …

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  • 89heroic meter — noun a verse form suited to the treatment of heroic or elevated themes; dactylic hexameter or iambic pentameter • Syn: ↑heroic verse, ↑heroic • Hypernyms: ↑epic poem, ↑heroic poem, ↑epic, ↑epos * * * noun …

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  • 90heroic age — 1. one of the five periods in human history, when, according to Hesiod, gods and demigods performed heroic and glorious deeds. 2. any period in the history of a nation, esp. in ancient Greece and Rome, when great heroes of legend lived: Achilles …

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  • 91Heroic measure — In medicine, heroic refers to a treatment or course of therapy which possesses a high risk of causing further damage to a patient s health, but is undertaken as a last resort with the understanding that any lesser treatment will surely result in… …

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  • 92Heroic bloodshed — L Heroic bloodshed (littéralement le carnage héroïque en français) est un genre du cinéma d action hongkongais tournant autour autour de scènes d action stylisées et de thèmes dramatiques tels que la fraternité, l honneur, le devoir, la… …

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  • 93heroic poem — noun a long narrative poem telling of a hero s deeds • Syn: ↑epic poem, ↑epic, ↑epos • Derivationally related forms: ↑epic (for: ↑epos), ↑epic ( …

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  • 94heroic verse — noun a verse form suited to the treatment of heroic or elevated themes; dactylic hexameter or iambic pentameter • Syn: ↑heroic meter, ↑heroic • Hypernyms: ↑epic poem, ↑heroic poem, ↑epic, ↑epos …

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  • 95heroic verse — noun Date: 1586 1. dactylic hexameter especially of epic verse of classical times called also heroic meter 2. the iambic pentameter used especially in English epic poetry during the 17th and 18th centuries called also heroic line, heroic meter …

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  • 96Heroic Age — The Heroic Age was the period of Greek mythological history that lay between the purely divine events of the Theogony and Titanomachy and the advent of historical time after the Trojan War. It was demarcated as one of the five Ages of Man by… …

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  • 97heroic couplet — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms heroic couplet : singular heroic couplet plural heroic couplets literature two lines of poetry that rhyme and use iambic pentameter …

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  • 98heroic drama — Restoration tragedy, esp. that popular in England c1660 1700, using highly rhetorical language and written in heroic couplets. * * * heroic drama, a type of English drama of the late 1600 s, heavily written in heroic couplets …

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  • 99Heroic verse — Verse Verse, n. [OE. vers, AS. fers, L. versus a line in writing, and, in poetry, a verse, from vertere, versum, to turn, to turn round; akin to E. worth to become: cf. F. vers. See {Worth} to become, and cf. {Advertise}, {Averse}, {Controversy} …

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  • 100heroic stanza — noun Date: circa 1922 a rhymed quatrain in heroic verse with a rhyme scheme of abab called also heroic quatrain …

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