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  • 41An Outpost of Progress — is a short story written in July 1896 by Joseph Conrad, drawing on his own experience at Congo. It was published in the magazine Cosmopolis in 1897 and was later collected in Tales of Unrest in 1898. Often compared with Heart of Darkness , Conrad …

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  • 42Georges René Le Peley de Pléville — Infobox Military Person name=Georges René Le Peley de Pléville caption=Georges René Le Peley de Pléville, by D.Maurin born=29 June 1726 died=2 October 1805 placeofbirth=Granville placeofdeath=Paris allegiance=Kingdom and First Republic of France… …

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  • 43Graham Mort — is acknowledged as one of contemporary verse s most accomplished practitioners . [ [http://books.guardian.co.uk/review/story/0,,2204311,00.html Sex, death and foxes | Review | Guardian Unlimited Books ] ] He is the author of seven volumes of… …

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  • 44Lolita — This article is about the novel by Vladimir Nabokov. For other uses, see Lolita (disambiguation). Clare Quilty redirects here. For the band, see Clare Quilty (group). Lolita …

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  • 45Louis Gallet — Busto por Jean Antoine Injalbert (1901) en el …

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  • 46hadith — /hah deeth /, n., pl. hadith, hadiths. 1. Islam. a traditional account of things said or done by Muhammad or his companions. 2. (used with a pl. v.) the entire body of such accounts. [1810 20; < Ar hadith] * * * In Islam, the tradition or&#8230; …

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  • 47Judaism — /jooh dee iz euhm, day , deuh /, n. 1. the monotheistic religion of the Jews, having its ethical, ceremonial, and legal foundation in the precepts of the Old Testament and in the teachings and commentaries of the rabbis as found chiefly in the&#8230; …

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  • 48Philip IV — 1. (Philip the Fair) 1268 1314, king of France 1285 1314. 2. 1605 65, king of Spain 1621 65 (son of Philip III). * * * I French Philippe known as Philip the Fair born 1268, Fontainebleau, France died Nov. 29, 1314, Fontainebleau King of France&#8230; …

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  • 49scrupulous — scrupulosity /skrooh pyeuh los i tee/, scrupulousness, n. scrupulously, adv. /skrooh pyeuh leuhs/, adj. 1. having scruples; having or showing a strict regard for what one considers right; principled. 2. punctiliously or minutely careful, precise …

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  • 50Orrefors glass —  fine 20th century glass produced by a glasshouse at Orrefors in the south of Sweden. In 1916 and 1917 the Orrefors glasshouse hired the painters Simon Gate and Edvard Hald, respectively, to become the first artists engaged directly in glass&#8230; …

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  • 51Western literature — Introduction       history of literatures in the languages of the Indo European family, along with a small number of other languages whose cultures became closely associated with the West, from ancient times to the present.       Diverse as they&#8230; …

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  • 52St. Wolfgang —     St. Wolfgang     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Wolfgang     Bishop of Ratisbon (972 994), born about 934; died at the village of Pupping in upper Austria, 31 October, 994. The name Wolfgang is of early German origin. St. Wolfgang was one of&#8230; …

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  • 53meticulousness — noun The state or characteristic of being meticulous. Syn: meticulosity, painstakingness, scrupulousness …

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  • 54painstakingness — noun The state or characteristic of being painstaking; the giving of careful attention to details. The painstakingness of Heller the craftsman comes through most strongly in these descriptions of the hard work he puts into his novels. Syn:&#8230; …

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  • 55scrupulous — adjective a) Exactly and carefully conducted. He is scrupulous in his finances. b) Having scruples or compunctions. He is a scrupulous businessman and always acts in the best interest of his company. Syn: meticulous, painstaking, worried …

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  • 56scrupulously — adverb /ˈskruːpjʊləsli/ In a careful manner, with scruple; done with careful attention to detail. Syn: carefully, conscientiously, meticulously See Also: scruple, scrupulous …

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  • 57folie — Old term for madness or insanity. [Fr. folly] f. à deux (a du) identical or similar mental disorders, such as a paranoid fixation, usually affecting two members of the same family living together. SYN: shared psychotic disorder. [Fr. two] f. du&#8230; …

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  • 58Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder — Not to be confused with Obsessive–compulsive disorder. Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder Classification and external resources ICD 10 F60.5 ICD 9 …

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  • 59Cophen Campaign — Alexander s Indian campaign Part of Indian campaign of Alexander the Great The Valley of the Cophen River …

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  • 60adhesion — I (affixing) noun adherence, adhesiveness, agglomeration, agglutination, aggregation, attachment, cementation, clinging, close contact, coadunation, coagulation, coherence, cohesion, cohesiveness, concretion, condensation, congelation,&#8230; …

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