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  • 61Lenity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Lenity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 lenity lenity lenience leniency Sgm: N 1 moderation moderation &c. 174 Sgm: N 1 tolerance tolerance toleration Sgm: N 1 mildness mildness gentleness …

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  • 62len´ient|ly — len|ient «LEEN yuhnt, LEE nee uhnt», adjective. 1. mild or gentle; not harsh or stern; merciful; tolerant: »a lenient judge, lenient punishment. My father was always very strict about how I talked to Mother, but he was more lenient if I yelled at …

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  • 63len|ient — «LEEN yuhnt, LEE nee uhnt», adjective. 1. mild or gentle; not harsh or stern; merciful; tolerant: »a lenient judge, lenient punishment. My father was always very strict about how I talked to Mother, but he was more lenient if I yelled at my… …

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  • 64LANDAU, EZEKIEL BEN JUDAH — (1713–1793), halakhic authority of the 18th century, known as the Noda bi Yehudah, after one of his works (see below). Landau was born in Opatow, Poland, and received his talmudic education first in his hometown until the age of 13 and… …

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  • 65SHAMMAI — (Ha Zaken, i.e., The Elder; c. 50 B.C.E.–c. 30 C.E.), one of the zugot , the leaders of the Sanhedrin. Hillel s first colleague was menahem the Essene and Shammai was appointed to succeed him as av bet din when he retired. Nothing is known of the …

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  • 66WOMAN — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the historical perspective biblical period marriage and children women in household life economic roles educational and managerial roles religious roles women outside the household… …

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  • 67Insanity defense — For similar defences in Canada and Australia, see mental disorder defence …

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  • 68Fredric Brown — Infobox Writer name = Fredric Brown caption = pseudonym = birthdate = birth date|1906|10|29|mf=y birthplace = Cincinnati, Ohio deathdate = death date and age|1972|3|11|1906|10|29|mf=y deathplace = occupation = Novelist, short story author genre …

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  • 69Benefit of clergy — In English law, the benefit of clergy (Law Latin Privilegium clericale) was originally a provision by which clergymen could claim that they were outside the jurisdiction of the secular courts and be tried instead in an ecclesiastical court under… …

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  • 70Ahmed Ressam — Born May 9, 1967 (1967 05 09) (age 44)[1][2] Bou Ismaïl, Algeria[3] …

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  • 71Emperor Wu of Liang — (梁武帝) (464 549), personal name Xiao Yan (蕭衍), courtesy name Shuda (叔達), nickname Lian er (練兒), was the founding emperor of the Chinese dynasty Liang Dynasty. His reign, until the end, was one of the most stable and prosperous during the Southern… …

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  • 72Military history of the Russian Empire — Armies of Russia Kievan Rus Druzhina (862–1400s) Voyi …

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  • 73Criminal Justice Act 2003 — The Criminal Justice Act 2003[1] (c.44) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It is a wide ranging measure introduced to modernise many areas of the criminal justice system in England and Wales and, to a lesser extent, in Scotland… …

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  • 74Ten percent plan — During the American Civil War, in December 1863, Abraham Lincoln offered a full pardon called the 10 percent Reconstruction plan. It decreed that a state could be reintegrated into the Union when 10 percent of its voters in the presidential… …

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  • 75Julius (Everybody Hates Chris) — Infobox character name = Julius born = New York City, United States, USA Flagicon|New York, Flagicon|United States, July 11, 1950 age = 35 (in 1985) 57 (in the present) portrayer = Terry Crews first = Everybody Hates the Pilot nickname = Sweetie… …

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  • 76Milk and meat in Jewish law — Halakhic texts relating to this article: Torah: Exodus 23:19 Exodus 34:26 Deuteronomy 14:21 …

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  • 77punishment — /pun ish meuhnt/, n. 1. the act of punishing. 2. the fact of being punished, as for an offense or fault. 3. a penalty inflicted for an offense, fault, etc. 4. severe handling or treatment. [1250 1300; ME punysshement < AF punisement, OF&#8230; …

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  • 78Radical Republican — Member of the Republican Party in the 1860s committed to the emancipation of slaves and the equal treatment and enfranchisment of blacks. Zealous antislavery advocates in the Congress pressed Pres. Abraham Lincoln to include emancipation as a war …

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  • 79Chodosh — Grain products In Judaism, Chodosh (or Chadash) (Hebrew: חדש&#160;; new [grain] ) is a concept within Kashrut (the Jewish dietary regulations), based on the Biblical requirement not to eat any grain of the new year (or products made from it)&#8230; …

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  • 80Murder of Ben Kinsella — Ben Kinsella Ben Kinsella Born October 27, 1991(1991 10 27) England, United Kingdom Died June 29, 2008 …

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