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  • 141 History of Andhra Pradesh — IntroductionThe history of Andhra Pradesh can be broadly divided into two epochs. The first epoch deals with pre historic period spanning the Stone Age (10,000 BCE 2000 BCE), Copper Age (2000 BCE 1000 BCE) and Iron Age (1000 BCE 500 BCE).The… …

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  • 142 1998 à la WWF — Chronologie de la WWE Années 2000 2009 • 2008 •2007 • 2006 • 2005 2004 • 2003 • 2002 • 2001 • 2000 Années 1990 1999 • 1998 • 1997 Cet article retrace… …

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  • 143 Protestantism — /prot euh steuhn tiz euhm/, n. 1. the religion of Protestants. 2. the Protestant churches collectively. 3. adherence to Protestant principles. [1640 50; PROTESTANT + ISM] * * * One of the three major branches of Christianity, originating in the… …

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  • 144 Ukraine — /yooh krayn , kruyn , yooh krayn/, n. a republic in SE Europe: rich agricultural and industrial region. 50,684,635; 223,090 sq. mi. (603,700 sq. km). Cap.: Kiev. Russian, Ukraina. Formerly, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic. * * * Ukraine… …

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  • 145 Portugal — • A country on the west side of the Iberian Peninsula Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Portugal     Portugal     † …

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  • 146 Introduction —    When Burma (Myanmar) achieved independence from British colonial rule in 1948, many observers viewed it with its high standards of education and abundant natural resources as one of the Asian countries most likely to achieve economic… …

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  • 147 FRANCE — (Heb. פְרַאנְצִיָּה and צָרְפַת), country in Western Europe. This entry is arranged according to the following outline: from the first settlements unil the revolution the roman and merovingian periods from the carolingians until the eve of the… …

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  • 148 RUSSIA — RUSSIA, former empire in Eastern Europe; from 1918 the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic (R.S.F.S.R.), from 1923 the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.); from 1990 the Russian Federation. Until 1772 ORIGINS The penetration… …

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  • 149 Sri Lanka — Ceylon redirects here. For the time period of 1948 1972, see Dominion of Ceylon. For other uses, see Ceylon (disambiguation). Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka ශ්‍රී ලංකා ප්‍රජාතාන්ත්‍රික සමාජවාදී ජනරජය (Sinhala) இலங்கை சனநாயக சமத்துவ… …

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  • 150 Homosexuality — Sexual orientation Orientations Asexual · Bisexual · Heterosexual · Homosexual …

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  • 151 brazil — /breuh zil /, n. brazilwood. [1350 1400; ME brasile < ML < It < Sp brasil, deriv. of brasa live coal (the wood being red in color) < Gmc; see BRAISE] * * * Brazil Introduction Brazil Background: Following three centuries under the rule of… …

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  • 152 Brazil — Brazilian /breuh zil yeuhn/, adj., n. /breuh zil /, n. a republic in South America. 164,511,366; 3,286,170 sq. mi. (8,511,180 sq. km). Cap.: Brasília. Portuguese and Spanish, Brasil. Official name, Federative Republic of Brazil. * * * Brazil… …

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  • 153 Victoria — /vik tawr ee euh, tohr /; for 3 also Sp. /beek taw rddyah/, n. 1. the ancient Roman goddess of victory, identified with the Greek goddess Nike. 2. 1819 1901, queen of Great Britain 1837 1901; empress of India 1876 1901. 3. Guadalupe /gwahd l oohp …

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  • 154 Martyr — • The Greek word martus signifies a witness who testifies to a fact of which he has knowledge from personal observation. The term martyr came to be exclusively applied to those who had died for the faith Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …

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  • 155 Ottoman Empire — دَوْلَتِ عَلِيّهٔ عُثمَانِیّه Devlet i Âliyye i Osmâniyye …

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  • 156 History of Sri Lanka — This article is part of a series Documents …

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  • 157 Vlad III the Impaler — Infobox Monarch name = Vlad III the Impaler title = Prince of Wallachia caption = Earliest known portrait of Vlad the Impaler from c. 1560 date of birth = 1431 place of birth = Sighişoara, Transylvania date of death = December 1476 (age 45) place …

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  • 158 History of the Jews in Spain — Part of a series of articles on Jews and Judaism …

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  • 159 Tsardom of Russia — The subject of this article was previously also known as Russia. For other uses, see Russia (disambiguation). For Kingdom of Rus , see Kingdom of Galicia–Volhynia Tsardom of Russia Царство Русcкое Tsarstvo Russkoye …

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  • 160 Timeline of Indonesian history — This is a timeline of Indonesian history.Pre history*Pleistocene: The modern geological form of Indonesia appears, linked to Asian mainland. *2 million to 500,000 years ago: Indonesia is inhabited by Homo erectus, now popularly known as the Java… …

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