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  • 161Alexander Vandegrift — General Alexander A. Vandegrift Alexander Archer Vandegrift (* 13. März 1887 in Charlottesville, Virginia; † 8. Mai 1973 in Bethesda, Maryland) war ein General des United States Marine Corps. Während des P …

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  • 162Karl Marx — im Jahre 1875 (Fotografie von John Mayall jun.) …

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  • 163Knabenlese — Darstellung der Devşirme im Süleymanname Als Knabenlese, auch „Knabenzins“ , osmanisch ‏دوشيرمه‎ Devşirme, von devşirmek / ‏ …

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  • 166Vandegrift — General Alexander A. Vandegrift Alexander Archer Vandegrift (* 13. März 1887 in Charlottesville, Virginia; † 8. Mai 1973 in Bethesda, Maryland) war ein General des United States Marine Corps. Während des P …

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  • 167Destination Danger — Titre original Danger Man Genre Série d espionnage Créateur(s) Ralph Smart Pays d’origine  Royaume Uni …

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  • 169anticlericalism — See anticlerical. * * * ▪ religion Introduction       in Roman Catholicism, opposition to the clergy for its real or alleged influence in political and social affairs, for its doctrinairism, for its privileges or property, or for any other reason …

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  • 170serfdom — See serf. * * * In medieval Europe, condition of a tenant farmer who was bound to a hereditary plot of land and to the will of his landlord. Serfs differed from slaves in that slaves could be bought and sold without reference to land, whereas… …

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  • 171subservience — [səb sʉr′vē əns] n. 1. the state or quality of being subservient 2. subservient behavior or manner; obsequiousness; servility: Also subserviency * * * See subservient. * * * …

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  • 172cringe — cringer, n. cringingly, adv. cringingness, n. /krinj/, v., cringed, cringing, n. v.i. 1. to shrink, bend, or crouch, esp. in fear or servility; cower. 2. to fawn. n. 3. servile or fawning deference. [1175 1225; ME crengen, crenchen (transit.); OE …

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  • 173grovel — groveler; esp. Brit., groveller, n. grovelingly; esp. Brit., grovellingly, adv. /gruv euhl, grov /, v.i., groveled, groveling or (esp. Brit.) grovelled, grovelling. 1. to humble oneself or act in an abject manner, as in great fear or utter… …

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  • 174hateful — hatefully, adv. hatefulness, n. /hayt feuhl/, adj. 1. arousing hate or deserving to be hated: the hateful oppression of dictators. 2. unpleasant; dislikable; distasteful: She found her domestic chores hateful. 3. full of or expressing hate;… …

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  • 175Helot — helotage, n. /hel euht, hee leuht/, n. 1. a member of the lowest class in ancient Laconia, constituting a body of serfs who were bound to the land and were owned by the state. Cf. Perioeci, Spartiate. 2. (l.c.) a serf or slave; bondman. [1570 80; …

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  • 176Indonesia — /in deuh nee zheuh, sheuh, zee euh, doh /, n. 1. See East Indies (def. 1). 2. Republic of. Formerly, Netherlands East Indies, Dutch East Indies. a republic in the Malay Archipelago consisting of 13,677 islands, including Sumatra, Java, Sulawesi,… …

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  • 177martial — martialism, n. martialist, n. martially, adv. martialness, n. /mahr sheuhl/, adj. 1. inclined or disposed to war; warlike: The ancient Romans were a martial people. 2. of, suitable for, or associated with war or the armed forces: martial music. 3 …

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  • 178Martial — /mahr sheuhl/, n. (Marcus Valerius Martialis)A.D. 43? 104?, Roman epigrammatist, born in Spain. * * * I Latin Marcus Valerius Martialis born с AD 38/41, Bilbilis, Hispania died с 103 Roman poet. Born in a Roman colony in what is now Spain,… …

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  • 179servile — servilely, adv. servility, servileness, n. /serr vil, vuyl/, adj. 1. slavishly submissive or obsequious; fawning: servile flatterers. 2. characteristic of, proper to, or customary for slaves; abject: servile obedience. 3. yielding slavishly;… …

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  • 180slaveling — /slayv ling/, n. a person in a condition of servility or slavery. [1880 85; SLAVE + LING1] * * * …

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