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  • 121Tax avoidance and tax evasion — Tax avoidance is the legal utilization of the tax regime to one s own advantage, in order to reduce the amount of tax that is payable by means that are within the law. By contrast tax evasion is the general term for efforts to not pay taxes by… …

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  • 122Likert scale — A Likert scale (pronunciation in the field of Psychology varies between lick urt and lie kurt , although the man for whom the scale is named used the former [ [http://core.ecu.edu/psyc/wuenschk/StatHelp/Likert.htm I have always restricted the use …

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  • 123Serial comma — Oxford comma redirects here. For the song by Vampire Weekend, see Oxford Comma (song). The serial comma (also known as the Oxford comma or Harvard comma, and sometimes referred to as the series comma) is the comma used immediately before a… …

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  • 124American Standard Version — Bible translation infobox | translation title = American Standard Version full name = Revised Version, Standard American Edition abbreviation = ASV NT published = 1900 OT published = 1901 derived from = English Revised Version 1881 1885 textual… …

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  • 125Antifreeze — is a freeze preventive used in internal combustion engines and other heat transfer applications, such as HVAC chillers and solar water heaters. The purpose of antifreeze is to prevent a rigid enclosure from undergoing catastrophic deformation due …

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  • 126Line of battle — In naval warfare, the line of battle [If the fleet is in front of the flagship it is a line ahead , if behind a line astern .] is a tactic in which the ships of the fleet form a line, end to end. Its origins are traditionally ascribed to the navy …

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  • 127Escapement — redirects here. For the fisheries term for the stock surviving fishing pressures over a spawning cycle, see Spawn (biology). For other uses, see Escapement (disambiguation). A deadbeat escapement, used in many pendulum clocks. Click above to see… …

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  • 128Burial at sea — for two casualties of a Japanese submarine attack on the US aircraft carrier USS Liscome Bay, November 1943 Burial at sea describes the procedure of disposing of human remains in the ocean, normally from a ship or boat. It is regularly performed… …

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  • 129Hyperdrive — is a name given to certain methods of traveling faster than light (FTL) in science fiction. Related concepts are jump drive and warp drive.The idea of a Hyperdrive in most science fiction relies on the existence of a separate and adjacent… …

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  • 130Rodney Anoa'i — Infobox Wrestler name=Rodney Anoa i names=Great Kokinacite news|url=http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/profiles/y/yokozuna.html|title=Yokozuna Bio|publisher=Obessedwithwrestling.com|accessdate=2007 06 28] Kokina Maximus Mr. Sumo Wild Samoan… …

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  • 131Richard Courant — Infobox Scientist box width = 300px name = Richard Courant image size = 300px caption = birth date = January 8, 1888 birth place = Lublinitz, Kingdom of Prussia death date = January 27 1972 death place = residence = citizenship = nationality =… …

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  • 132Flecainide — drugbox IUPAC name = N (2 piperidylmethyl) 2,5 bis(2,2,2 trifluoroethoxy)benzamide width = 184 CAS number = 54143 55 4 ATC prefix = C01 ATC suffix = BC04 ATC supplemental = PubChem = 3356 DrugBank = APRD00129 C=17 | H=20 | F=6 | N=2 | O=3… …

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  • 133Argumentum ad populum — In logic, an argumentum ad populum (Latin for appeal to the people ) is a fallacious argument that concludes a proposition to be true because many or most people believe it; it alleges: If many believe so, it is so. This type of argument is known …

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  • 134Battle of Pliska — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Pliska caption=Ruins of Pliska partof=the Byzantine Bulgarian Wars date=26 July, 811 place=Pliska and Vărbitsa Pass result=Decisive Bulgarian victory combatant1=Bulgarian Empire combatant2=Byzantine… …

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  • 135Hypopituitarism — Infobox Disease Name = Hypopituitarism Caption = The pituitary gland on a plate from Gray s Anatomy (1918). The anterior lobe is on the left, and the posterior lobe on the right, both in red. DiseasesDB = 6522 ICD10 = ICD10|E|23|0|e|20,… …

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  • 136Richard Dimbleby — Infobox Person name = Richard Dimbleby image size = 173px caption = Radio Times front cover for Panorama birth name = Frederick Richard Dimbleby birth date = birth date|1913|05|25 birth place = near Richmond, London, England death date = death… …

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  • 137Joseph Albo — (Hebrew: יוסף אלבו) (c. 1380–1444) was a Jewish philosopher and rabbi who lived in Spain during the fifteenth century, known chiefly as the author of Sefer ha Ikkarim ( Book of Principles ), the classic work on the fundamentals of Judaism.Early… …

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  • 138Tallboy bomb — Infobox Weapon name=Tallboy bomb caption=Modern replica of a Tallboy origin=United Kingdom type= Conventional is ranged= is bladed= is explosive=yes is artillery= is vehicle= is UK=yes service=June 8 1944 April 25 1945 used by=No. 617 Squadron… …

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  • 139Vesting — In law, vesting is to give an immediately secured right of present or future enjoyment. One has a vested right to an asset that cannot be taken away by any third party, even though one may not yet possess the asset. When the right, interest or… …

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  • 140Magical creatures (Harry Potter) — Magical creatures comprise a colourful and integral aspect of the wizarding world in the Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling. Throughout the seven books of the series, Harry and his friends encounter many of these creatures on their adventures,… …

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