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  • 161offensive business — A business which is noxious or dangerous to the neighborhood. 20 Am J2d Cov § 198. A business which is noxious, unsanitary, unsightly, unusually noisy, or constituting a nuisance per se. Unity Builders Inc. v Scarborough (La App) 149 So 2d 141. A …

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  • 162offensive activity — noun a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others • Syn: ↑discourtesy, ↑offense, ↑offence • Derivationally related forms: ↑offend (for: ↑offense) …

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  • 163League offensive and defensive — Offensive Of*fen sive, a. [Cf. F. offensif. See {Offend}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Giving offense; causing displeasure or resentment; displeasing; annoying; as, offensive words. [1913 Webster] 2. Giving pain or unpleasant sensations; disagreeable;… …

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  • 164To act on the offensive — Offensive Of*fen sive, n. The state or posture of one who offends or makes attack; aggressive attitude; the act of the attacking party; opposed to {defensive}. [1913 Webster] {To take the offensive}, {To act on the offensive}, {To go on the… …

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  • 165To go on the offensive — Offensive Of*fen sive, n. The state or posture of one who offends or makes attack; aggressive attitude; the act of the attacking party; opposed to {defensive}. [1913 Webster] {To take the offensive}, {To act on the offensive}, {To go on the… …

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  • 166To take the offensive — Offensive Of*fen sive, n. The state or posture of one who offends or makes attack; aggressive attitude; the act of the attacking party; opposed to {defensive}. [1913 Webster] {To take the offensive}, {To act on the offensive}, {To go on the… …

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  • 167Tet Offensive — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Tet Offensive partof=the Vietnam War caption=Some communist targets during the Tet Offensive date=30 January 1968 23 September 1968 place=South Vietnam result= North Vietnamese propaganda victory. U.S. and South …

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  • 168Easter Offensive — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Easter Offensive partof=the Vietnam War caption=PAVN 130 mm artillery battery goes into action on the Kontum front date= 30 March 22 October 1972 place=Republic of Vietnam result=Limited North Vietnamese victory …

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  • 169Dnieper–Carpathian Offensive — Part of The Eastern Front of World War II Soviet advances …

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  • 170Uman–Botoshany Offensive — Campaign raw name = Winter Spring Campaign of 1944 name = Winter Spring Campaign of 1944 battles = Dnepr Carpathian Strategic Offensive Kalinkovichi Mozyr Offensive Leningrad Novgorod Strategic Offensive Rogachev Zhlobin Offensive Crimean… …

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  • 171Counter-Strike: Global Offensive — Разработчики …

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  • 172Meuse-Argonne Offensive — Part of the Western Front (World War I) …

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  • 173Spring Offensive — This article is about the World War I German offensive of 1918. For the 1972 Spring Offensive during the Vietnam War, see Easter Offensive. German Spring Offensive, 1918 Part of the Western Front of World War I …

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  • 1741939–1940 Winter Offensive — Warbox conflict=1939 40 Winter Offensive partof=Second Sino Japanese War date=Late Nov. 1, 1939 to Late March 1940 place=Vicinities of Anhui, Guangdong, Hubei, Henan, Hunan, Jiangxi, Shanxi, Shandong, Suiyuan result= Japanese Victory… …

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  • 175Brussilow-Offensive — Teil von: Erster Weltkrieg …

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  • 176Monastir Offensive — The Macedonian Front in 1916 …

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  • 177Matanikau Offensive — Part of the Pacific Theater of World War II U.S. Marines cross the Matanikau River on a raft f …

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  • 178Combined Bomber Offensive — alias: Allied Bomber offensive [sic] Part of Strategic bombing campaign in Europe …

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  • 179Vyborg–Petrozavodsk Offensive — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Vyborg–Petrozavodsk Offensive partof=World War II,Continuation War caption=The start of the Soviet offensive on June 9, 1944. place=Karelian Isthmus/East Karelia, USSR date=June 9 – August 4, 1944 result=Limited …

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  • 180Lower Dnieper Offensive — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Lower Dnieper Offensive caption=Soviet soldiers crossing the Dnieper on improvised rafts. partof=the Eastern Front of World War II place=Dnieper river, USSR date=24 August, 1943 23 December, 1943 result=Decisive …

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