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  • 21skilful — a. Skilled, well versed, versed, conversant, proficient, learned, knowing, intelligent, ingenious, competent, able, clever, qualified, practised, trained, initiated, prepared, accomplished, expert, adept, dexterous, adroit, apt, handy, ready,… …

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  • 22skilful — adjective Syn: expert, accomplished, skilled, masterly, talented, deft, dexterous, handy; informal mean, crack, ace; N.Amer.; informal crackerjack Ant: incompetent …

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  • 23skilful — skil•ful [[t]ˈskɪl fəl[/t]] adj. brit. Chiefly Brit. skillful …

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  • 24skilful — adj. (US skillful) (often foll. by at, in) having or showing skill; practised, expert, adroit, ingenious. Derivatives: skilfully adv. skilfulness n …

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  • 25skilful - skilled - talented — ◊ skilful Someone who is skilful at something does it very well. ...a skilful hunter. The girl had grown more skilful with the sewing machine. Skilful is spelled skillful in American En …

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  • 26skilled — skilful, skilled 1. Skilful is spelt in this way in BrE, and usually skillful in AmE. 2. Skilled is the word to use when referring to types of work (also semi skilled, unskilled), and is classificatory in function, whereas skilful is evaluative… …

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  • 27skilfully — skilful (also chiefly N. Amer. skillful) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having or showing skill. DERIVATIVES skilfully adverb skilfulness noun …

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  • 28skilfulness — skilful (also chiefly N. Amer. skillful) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having or showing skill. DERIVATIVES skilfully adverb skilfulness noun …

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  • 29Ministerial Awards of the Russian Federation — In the Russian Federation not only does the Federal Government create awards but so do many if not all of their Ministerial Departments. Some ministerial departments sub branches also create awards and medals of their own. Identifying all of the… …

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  • 31ace — ace1 [eıs] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(playing card)¦ 2¦(skilful person)¦ 3¦(tennis shot)¦ 4 hold the aces 5 within an ace of (doing) something 6 have an ace up your sleeve 7 ace in the hole ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: as, from …

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  • 32good — good1 W1S1 [gud] adj comparative better [ˈbetə US ər] superlative best [best] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(of a high standard)¦ 2¦(skilful)¦ 3¦(what you want)¦ 4¦(pleasant/enjoyable)¦ 5¦(successful/correct)¦ 6¦(suitable)¦ 7¦(useful)¦ …

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  • 33good — 1 /gUd/ adjective comparative better, superlative best /best/ 1 OF A HIGH STANDARD of a high standard: a good reputation | a good quality cloth | a good Muslim | This book is not as good as her last one. | His test scores were good, but hers were …

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  • 34Breviary — A breviary (from Latin brevis , short or concise ) is a liturgical book of the Latin liturgical rites of the Catholic Church containing the public or canonical prayers, hymns, the Psalms, readings, and notations for everyday use, especially for… …

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  • 35Orders, decorations, and medals of the Soviet Union — Awards and decorations of the Soviet Union are decorations from the Former Soviet Union that recognised achievements and personal accomplishments, both military and civilian. Some of the awards, decorations and orders were discontinued after the… …

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  • 36Thematic development of Italian Renaissance painting — This article about the development of themes in Italian Renaissance painting is an extension to the article Italian Renaissance painting, for which it provides additional pictures with commentary. The works encompassed are from Giotto in the… …

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  • 37Krom Ngoy — (ក្រម ង៉ុយ) (1865 1936), The Father of Khmer Poetry Krom Ngoy was born Ouk Ou but is known as Phirum Ngoy or Ngoy the language master . His poetry takes the form of rhyming Chapei songs which are recited to the accompaniment of the Ksedeav , a… …

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  • 38Cheng Hsin — is a pursuit of increasing consciousness using internal martial arts, body being practice, ontology and Zen like contemplation. Cheng Hsin was founded by Peter Ralston in 1975 [Cheng Hsin, The Art of Effortless Power, Tai Chi Chuan, No. 10,… …

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  • 39Jansenius and Jansenism — • The subject of this article lived three quarters of a century later than his namesake. He was born 28 October, 1585, of a Catholic family, in the village of Accoi, near Leerdam, Holland; died at Ypres, 6 May, 1638 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …

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  • 40Sweden — • The largest of the three Scandinavian countries and the eastern half of the Scandinavian peninsula Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sweden     Sweden      …

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