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  • 41disparity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. inequality, unbalance. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. inequality, difference, incongruity; see difference 2 , variation 2 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) n. [dis PAIR uh tee] a gap or… …

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  • 42incongruousness — noun the quality of disagreeing; being unsuitable and inappropriate • Syn: ↑incongruity • Ant: ↑congruousness, ↑congruity (for: ↑incongruity) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 43Bull — Bull, n. [OE. bulle, fr. L. bulla bubble, stud, knob, LL., a seal or stamp: cf. F. bulle. Cf. {Bull} a writing, {Bowl} a ball, {Boil}, v. i.] 1. A seal. See {Bulla}. [1913 Webster] 2. A letter, edict, or respect, of the pope, written in Gothic… …

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  • 44The Golden Bull — Bull Bull, n. [OE. bulle, fr. L. bulla bubble, stud, knob, LL., a seal or stamp: cf. F. bulle. Cf. {Bull} a writing, {Bowl} a ball, {Boil}, v. i.] 1. A seal. See {Bulla}. [1913 Webster] 2. A letter, edict, or respect, of the pope, written in… …

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  • 45fantastic — I. adjective also fantastical Etymology: Middle English fantastic, fantastical, from Middle French & Late Latin; Middle French fantastique, from Late Latin phantasticus, from Greek phantastikos producing mental images, from phantazein to present… …

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  • 46Comedy — This article is about a genre of dramatic works. For other uses, see Comedy (disambiguation). For the popular meaning of the term comedy , see Humour. Thalia, muse of comedy, holding a comic mask detail of “Muses Sarcophagus”, the nine Muses and… …

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  • 47Carl Rogers — Infobox Scientist name = Carl Rogers birth date = birth date|1902|1|8|mf=y birth place = Oak Park, Illinois, U.S. death date = death date and age|1987|2|4|1902|1|8|mf=y death place = San Diego, California, U.S. nationality = American field =… …

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  • 48Kenning — A kenning (Old Norse kenning [cʰɛnːiŋg] , Modern Icelandic pronunciation [cʰɛnːiŋk] ) is a circumlocution used instead of an ordinary noun in Old Norse and later Icelandic poetry. For example, Old Norse poets might replace sverð , the regular… …

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  • 49Simile — A simile is a technique that uses words such as like or as to compare two ideas. Even though similes and metaphors are both forms of comparison, similes allow the two ideas to remain distinct in spite of their similarities, whereas metaphors seek …

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  • 50Yom Kippur — Day of Atonement redirects here. For other uses, see Day of Atonement (disambiguation). For the war, see Yom Kippur War. Yom Kippur Jews Praying in the Synagogue on Yom Kippur, by Maurycy Gottlieb (1878) …

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  • 51Kazimierz Łyszczyński — (March 4, 1634 – March 30, 1689), also known in English as Casimir Liszinski, was a Polish noble, landowner, philosopher, and soldier in the ranks of the Sapieha family, who was who was accused, tried, and executed for atheism in 1689.… …

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  • 52Comedy (drama) — This article is about performing arts. For a general genre, see Comedy. Performing arts Major forms Dance · Music · Opera · Theatre · Circus …

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  • 53Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting — is a medical non profit organization that has been founded by medical doctors. In their Mission Statement, DAFOH refers to the Hippocratic Oath, Declaration of Helsinki, and other declarations of ethics in medicine. The organization is based in… …

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  • 54Augustus De Morgan — (1806 1871) Born 27 June 1806( …

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  • 55Ellbogendysplasie — Elle (links) und Speiche (rechts) mit schwerer Arthrose (ED Grad III). Die Ellbogendysplasie (ED) ist ein chronisch verlaufender Krankheitskomplex des Ellbogengelenks schnellwüchsiger Hunderassen. Die ED stellt eine vererbte Entwicklungsstörung… …

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  • 56Ellbogendysplasie des Hundes — Elle (links) und Speiche (rechts) mit schwerer Arthrose (ED Grad III). Die Ellbogendysplasie (ED) ist ein chronisch verlaufender Krankheitskomplex des Ellbogengelenks schnellwüchsiger Hunderassen. Die ED stellt eine vererbte Entwicklungsstörung… …

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  • 57Ellenbogendysplasie — Elle (links) und Speiche (rechts) mit schwerer Arthrose (ED Grad III). Die Ellbogendysplasie (ED) ist ein chronisch verlaufender Krankheitskomplex des Ellbogengelenks schnellwüchsiger Hunderassen. Die ED stellt eine vererbte Entwicklungsstörung… …

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  • 58Isolierter Processus anconaeus — Elle (links) und Speiche (rechts) mit schwerer Arthrose (ED Grad III). Die Ellbogendysplasie (ED) ist ein chronisch verlaufender Krankheitskomplex des Ellbogengelenks schnellwüchsiger Hunderassen. Die ED stellt eine vererbte Entwicklungsstörung… …

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  • 59dramaticirony — dramatic irony n. The dramatic effect achieved by leading an audience to understand an incongruity between a situation and the accompanying speeches, while the characters in the play remain unaware of the incongruity. * * * …

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  • 60burlesque — burlesquely, adv. burlesquer, n. /beuhr lesk /, n., adj., v., burlesqued, burlesquing. n. 1. an artistic composition, esp. literary or dramatic, that, for the sake of laughter, vulgarizes lofty material or treats ordinary material with mock… …

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