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  • 161day of reckoning — noun 1. the time when one has to pay for one s actions, fulfil one s obligations, etc. 2. (sometimes upper case) → Day of Judgement …

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  • 162dead reckoning — /dɛd ˈrɛkənɪŋ/ (say ded rekuhning) noun Navigation 1. the calculation of a ship s or aircraft s position without astronomical observations, by means of the distances travelled on the various courses with corrections for drift or leeway. 2.… …

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  • 163Dead Reckoning —    This refers to determining the direction you need to travel, when lost, to find your destination. You Reckon which way to go, and if you re wrong you re Dead …

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  • 164dead reckoning — noun 1. an estimate based on little or no information • Syn: ↑guess, ↑guesswork, ↑guessing, ↑shot • Derivationally related forms: ↑guess (for: ↑guessing), ↑ …

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  • 165prince's reckoning — noun Usage: often capitalized P Etymology: after Prince George Augustus Frederick (later George IV king of England) died 1830 who prescribed it : the standard of counting hits in archery on the target as gold 9, red 7, blue 5, black 3, white 1 …

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  • 166longitude by dead reckoning — see longitude by account …

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  • 167self-reckoning — adj., n …

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  • 168dead-reckoning — deadˈ reckˈoning noun An estimation of a ship s or aircraft s place simply by the logbook • • • Main Entry: ↑dead …

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  • 169off-reckoning — off reckˈoning noun 1. (usu in pl) a deduction 2. An account between army officers and governments concerning the men s clothes, etc (obsolete) • • • Main Entry: ↑off …

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  • 170after-reckoning — …

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  • 171Hindu chronology — The subject of Hindu chronology divides naturally into three parts: the calendar, the eras, and other reckonings. The Calendar The Hindus have had, from very ancient times, the system of lunisolar cycles, made by the combination of solar years,… …

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  • 172House of Winton — The House of Winton is a fictional royal family of David Weber s Honorverse series of science fiction novels.In the Honorverse, the House of Winton is the first and only royal dynasty in the history of the Star Kingdom of Manticore. The current… …

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  • 173calendar — calendrical /keuh len dri keuhl/, calendric, calendarial /kal euhn dair ee euhl/, calendarian, calendaric, adj. /kal euhn deuhr/, n. 1. a table or register with the days of each month and week in a year: He marked the date on his calendar. 2. any …

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  • 174chronology — /kreuh nol euh jee/, n., pl. chronologies. 1. the sequential order in which past events occur. 2. a statement of this order. 3. the science of arranging time in periods and ascertaining the dates and historical order of past events. 4. a… …

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  • 175navigation — navigational, adj. /nav i gay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of navigating. 2. the art or science of plotting, ascertaining, or directing the course of a ship, aircraft, or guided missile. [1520 30; < L navigation (s. of navigatio) a voyage.&#8230; …

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  • 176Land of the Dead — Infobox Film name = Land of the Dead caption = Promotional poster for Land of the Dead imdb id = 0418819 amg id = 1:314246 producer = Steve Barnett director = George A. Romero writer = George A. Romero starring = Simon Baker John Leguizamo Dennis …

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  • 177Daniel Goldhagen — Daniel Jonah Goldhagen Born June 1959 Occupation Political Scientist, Author Nationality USA Notable work(s) Hitler s Willing Executioners, A Moral Reckoning, Worse Than War …

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  • 178List of Alfred Hitchcock Presents guest stars — The following is a list of guest stars and other actors who appeared on the television series Alfred Hitchcock Presents , which started in 1955 as a half hour show, changed its name to The Alfred Hitchcock Hour when it expanded to an hour, and&#8230; …

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  • 179Land of the Dead — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Land of the Dead Originaltitel George A. Romero’s Land of the Dead …

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  • 180Stargate SG-1 (season 8) — Stargate SG 1 Season 8 Region 1 DVD cover art Country of origin …

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