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  • 121To thrust through — Thrust Thrust, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Thrust}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Thrusting}.] [OE. ?rusten, ?risten, ?resten, Icel. ?r?st? to thrust, press, force, compel; perhaps akin to E. threat.] 1. To push or drive with force; to drive, force, or impel; to… …

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  • 122To thrust together — Thrust Thrust, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Thrust}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Thrusting}.] [OE. ?rusten, ?risten, ?resten, Icel. ?r?st? to thrust, press, force, compel; perhaps akin to E. threat.] 1. To push or drive with force; to drive, force, or impel; to… …

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  • 123Zamboni's — Dry Dry (dr[imac]), a. [Compar. {Drier}; superl. {Driest}.] [OE. dru[yogh]e, druye, drie, AS. dryge; akin to LG. dr[ o]ge, D. droog, OHG. trucchan, G. trocken, Icel. draugr a dry log. Cf. {Drought}, {Drouth}, 3d {Drug}.] 1. Free from moisture;… …

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  • 124flaunt — verb Etymology: perhaps of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse flana to rush around Date: 1566 intransitive verb 1. to display or obtrude oneself to public notice < a great flaunting crowd Charles Dickens > 2. to wave or flutter showily < the&#8230; …

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  • 125glare — I. verb (glared; glaring) Etymology: Middle English glaren; akin to Old English glæs glass Date: 13th century intransitive verb 1. a. to shine with a harsh uncomfortably brilliant light b. stand out, obtrude 2 …

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  • 126obtruder — noun see obtrude …

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  • 127George Canning — For other people named George Canning, see George Canning (disambiguation). The Right Honourable George Canning Prime Minister of the United Kingdom …

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  • 128Catalan nationalism — Catalan nationalism, or Catalanism (from Catalanisme in Catalan), is a political movement advocating for either further political autonomy or full independence of Catalonia.Intellectually, Catalanism departs from the unsuccessful attempts to&#8230; …

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  • 129Eikon Basilike — The Eikon Basilike (Greek: Unicode|Εἰκὼν Βασιλική, the Royal Portrait ), The Pourtrature of His Sacred Majestie in His Solitudes and Sufferings , was a purported spiritual autobiography attributed to King Charles I of England. It was published on …

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  • 130Jan Mabuse — See Doctor Mabuse for the fictional villain. Jan Mabuse (c. 1478 ndash; October 1, 1532), the name adopted (from his birthplace, Maubeuge) by the Flemish painter Jan Gossaert, or Jennyn van Hennegouwe (Hainaut), as he called himself when he&#8230; …

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  • 131Resettlement of the Jews in England — The Resettlement of the Jews in England was a historic commercial policy dealing with Jews in England in the 17th century, and forms a prominent part of the History of the Jews in England.Oliver CromwellThe commercial policy which led to the&#8230; …

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  • 132Byzantine literature — may be defined as the Greek literature of the Middle Ages, whether written in the territory of the Byzantine Empire or outside its bordersEncyclopaedia Britannica Greek literature: Byzantine literature ] . It forms the second period in the&#8230; …

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  • 133Experiments and Observations on Different Kinds of Air — (1774–86) is a six volume work published by eighteenth century British polymath Joseph Priestley which reports a series of his experiments on airs or gases, most notably his discovery of oxygen gas (which he called dephlogisticated air ).&#8230; …

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  • 134obtruder — See obtrude. * * * …

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  • 135treud- — To squeeze. 1. Suffixed o grade form *troud o . threat, from Old English thrēat, oppression, use of force, from Germanic *thrautam. 2. Variant form *trūd . thrust, from Old Norse thrȳsta, to squeeze, compress, from Germanic …

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  • 136interior design — 1. the design and coordination of the decorative elements of the interior of a house, apartment, office, or other structural space, including color schemes, fittings, furnishings, and sometimes architectural features. 2. the art, business, or&#8230; …

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  • 137obtrusion — obtrusionist, n. /euhb trooh zheuhn/, n. 1. the act of obtruding. 2. something obtruded. [1570 80; < LL obtrusion (s. of obtrusio), equiv. to L obtrus(us) (obtrud(ere) to OBTRUDE + tus ptp. suffix, with dt > s) + ion ION] * * * …

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  • 138obtrusive — obtrusively, adv. obtrusiveness, n. /euhb trooh siv/, adj. 1. having or showing a disposition to obtrude, as by imposing oneself or one s opinions on others. 2. (of a thing) obtruding itself: an obtrusive error. 3. protruding; projecting. [1660&#8230; …

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  • 139project — projectable, adj. projectingly, adv. n. /proj ekt, ikt/; v. /preuh jekt /, n. 1. something that is contemplated, devised, or planned; plan; scheme. 2. a large or major undertaking, esp. one involving considerable money, personnel, and equipment.&#8230; …

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  • 140Suez Canal — a canal in NE Egypt, cutting across the Isthmus of Suez and connecting the Mediterranean and the Red Sea. 107 mi. (172 km) long. * * * Ship canal, Isthmus of Suez, Egypt. Connecting the Red Sea with the eastern Mediterranean Sea, it extends 100&#8230; …

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