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  • 141Dissonance — has several meanings, all related to conflict or incongruity: Consonance and dissonance in music are properties of an interval or chord Cognitive dissonance is a state of mental conflict Dissonance in poetry is the deliberate avoidance of… …

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  • 142The Musical Offering — (German title Musikalisches Opfer or Das Musikalische Opfer), BWV 1079, is a collection of canons and fugues and other pieces of music by Johann Sebastian Bach, all based on a single musical theme given to him by Frederick II of Prussia… …

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  • 143Trespass — Unlawful entry redirects here. For the 1992 film, see Unlawful Entry (film). For other uses, see Trespass (disambiguation) …

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  • 144Aristotelian view of God — The Aristotelian and Neo Aristotelian views of God have been very influential in Western intellectual history.The Metaphysics In his book on first philosophy, which most now call the Metaphysics , Aristotle discussed the meaning of being as being …

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  • 145May 2003 — May 2003: January – February – March – April – May – June – July – August – September – October – November – December – → Events See also: 2003 invasion of Iraq timeline Progress …

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  • 146SCO v. IBM — SCO ControversySCO v. IBM is a civil lawsuit in the United States District Court of Utah. The SCO Group asserted that there are legal uncertainties regarding the use of the Linux operating system due to alleged violations of IBM s Unix licenses… …

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  • 147Bossanova — This article is about the Pixies album. For other uses, see Bossa nova (disambiguation). Allison (song) redirects here. For the Elvis Costello song, see Alison (song). Bossanova …

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  • 148Jerome Bruner — Infobox Scientist name = Jerome Bruner box width = image size =150px caption = Jerome Bruner birth date = birth date and age|1915|10|1 birth place = death date = death place = residence = citizenship = nationality = American ethnicity = field =… …

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  • 149Fantasy football (American) — Fantasy football is a fantasy sports game in which participants (called owners ) are arranged into a league. The person who creates the league is called the commissioner, and that person invites other owners into his/her league. Each team drafts… …

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  • 150Entebbe — Infobox Settlement official name = Entebbe other name = native name = nickname = settlement type = motto = imagesize = image caption = flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size = image blank emblem = blank emblem type = blank… …

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  • 151Zeugma — (from the Greek word ζεύγμα , meaning yoke ) is a figure of speech describing the joining of two or more parts of a sentence with a single common verb or noun. A zeugma employs both ellipsis, the omission of words which are easily understood, and …

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  • 152Masaoka Shiki — Born 14 October 1867[1] Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan[1] …

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  • 153Denez Prigent — in 2005 Background information Born 17 February 1966 (1966 02 17) (age 45) Santec …

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  • 154Claude-Henri de Fusée de Voisenon — This article is about the French dramatist and writer. For the element of a mechanical watch or clock, see Fusee (horology). Claude Henri de Fusée de Voisenon. 1762. Claude Henri de Fusée, abbé de Voisenon (July 8, 1708 – November 22, 1775) was a …

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  • 155Wilhelm von Kaulbach — (October 15, 1805 ndash; April 7, 1874) was a German painter from Bad Arolsen, Waldeck.BiographyHis father, who was poor, combined painting with the goldsmith s trade, but means were found to place Wilhelm, a youth of seventeen, in the art… …

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  • 156George Melly — This article is about the singer. For the politician, see George Melly (MP). George Melly George Melly circa 1978 Background information Birth name Alan George Heywood Melly …

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  • 157Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson — (also given as Anne Louis Girodet de Roucy Triosson, Anne Louis Girodet Trioson) January 5, 1767 ndash; December 9, 1824),Long, George. (1851) The Supplement to the Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge , C. Knight …

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  • 158David Bowie (album) — Infobox Album Name = David Bowie Type = studio Artist = David Bowie Released = 1 June 1967 Recorded = Decca Studios, London, 11 November 1966 – 25 February 1967 Genre = Pop, music hall Length = 37:07 Label = Deram Producer = Mike Vernon Reviews …

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  • 159One Song to the Tune of Another — was the first game played on the BBC Radio 4 comedy panel game I m Sorry I Haven t a Clue and is still almost always played every other episode. It consists of panellists singing the lyrics of one song to the tune of another song, accompanied on… …

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  • 160Twist ending — A twist ending or surprise ending is an unexpected conclusion or climax to a work of fiction, and which often contains irony or causes the audience to reevaluate the narrative or characters. A twist ending is the conclusive form of plot twists.… …

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