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  • 41 Управление специальных операций — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. УСО. Управление специальных операций, УСО (англ. Special Operations Executive, SOE)  британская разведывательно диверсионная служба, действовавшая во время Второй мировой войны.… …

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  • 42 dress — /dres/, n., adj., v., dressed or drest, dressing. n. 1. an outer garment for women and girls, consisting of bodice and skirt in one piece. 2. clothing; apparel; garb: The dress of the 18th century was colorful. 3. formal attire. 4. a particular… …

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  • 43 peruke — peruked, adj. perukeless, adj. /peuh roohk /, n. a man s wig of the 17th and 18th centuries, usually powdered and gathered at the back of the neck with a ribbon; periwig. [1540 50; < MF perruque head of hair, wig, of disputed orig.] * * * ▪ wig… …

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  • 44 Премия «Оскар» за лучший анимационный короткометражный фильм — Премия «Оскар» за лучший анимационный короткометражный фильм  награда Американской академии киноискусства, присуждаемая ежегодно с 1932 года. Названии номинации менялось. 1932 1972 это была премия за лучшая короткометражка (мультипликация),… …

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  • 45 wig — [17] Wig is short for periwig [16], which in turn is an alteration of perwike, a now defunct variant of peruke [16]; and peruke came via French perruque from Italian perrucca, a word of unknown origin. Wigging ‘scolding’, first recorded at the… …

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  • 46 wig — 1670s, shortened form of PERIWIG (Cf. periwig). Meaning person who wears a wig (professionally) is from 1828. The verb meaning to behave hysterically (usually with out) is attested from 1955, from notion in to flip one s wig. Cf. dash my wig!, a… …

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  • 47 wig — [17] Wig is short for periwig [16], which in turn is an alteration of perwike, a now defunct variant of peruke [16]; and peruke came via French perruque from Italian perrucca, a word of unknown origin. Wigging ‘scolding’, first recorded at the… …

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  • 48 Foretop — Fore top , n. 1. The hair on the forepart of the head; esp., a tuft or lock of hair which hangs over the forehead, as of a horse. [1913 Webster] 2. That part of a headdress that is in front; the top of a periwig. [1913 Webster] 3. (Naut.) The… …

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  • 49 Imperiwigged — Im*per i wigged, a. Wearing a periwig …

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  • 50 Wig — Wig, n. [Abbreviation from periwig.] [1913 Webster] 1. A covering for the head, consisting of hair interwoven or united by a kind of network, either in imitation of the natural growth, or in abundant and flowing curls, worn to supply a deficiency …

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  • 51 Wig tree — Wig Wig, n. [Abbreviation from periwig.] [1913 Webster] 1. A covering for the head, consisting of hair interwoven or united by a kind of network, either in imitation of the natural growth, or in abundant and flowing curls, worn to supply a… …

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  • 52 wig — I. noun Etymology: short for periwig Date: 1675 1. a. a manufactured covering of natural or synthetic hair for the head b. toupee 2 2. an act of wigging ; rebuke II. verb ( …

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  • 53 periwigged — adjective see periwig …

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  • 55 Rococo — For other uses, see Rococo (disambiguation). Rocaille redirects here. It is not to be confused with Rocailles. Pair of lovers group of Nymphenburg porcelain, c. 1760, modelled by Franz Anton Bustelli …

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  • 56 Academy Award for Animated Short Film — The Academy Award for Animated Short Film is an award which has been given by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as part of the Academy Awards every year since the 5th Academy Awards, covering the year 1931 32, to the present. This… …

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  • 58 George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham — George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham, KG, PC, FRS (10 January 1628 – 16 April 1687), was an English statesman and poet. Upbringing and education George was the son of George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, favourite of James I and Charles I …

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  • 59 William Wycherley — ( c. 1640 – 31 December 1715) was an English dramatist of the Restoration period.BiographyHe was born at Clive, Shropshire near Shrewsbury, where his family was settled on a moderate estate of about £600 a year (the equivalent of £77,786.87 in… …

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  • 60 Colley Cibber — plays the part of Lord F …

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