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  • 81untoward — adjective Date: 15th century 1. difficult to guide, manage, or work with ; unruly, intractable 2. a. marked by trouble or unhappiness ; unlucky b. not favorable ; adverse, unpropitious < untoward side effects > …

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  • 82History of Cuba — 1736 map by Herman Moll of the West Indies and Mexico, together comprising New Spain , with Cuba visible in the center. The known history of Cuba, the largest of the Caribbean islands, predates Christopher Columbus sighting of the island during&#8230; …

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  • 83Declaration of Breda — There are also two contemporary treaties known as the Treaty of Breda. The Declaration of Breda (issued on April 4, 1660) was a proclamation by Charles II of England in which he promised a general pardon for crimes committed during the English&#8230; …

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  • 84Colley Cibber — plays the part of Lord F …

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  • 85Sentosa — s Logo Location Sentosa Island Theme Fantasy, Adventure etc Opened 1974 Slogan Asia s Favourite Playground/Si …

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  • 86Sunwise — In Scottish folklore, or Sunward was considered the “prosperous course”, turning from east to west in the direction of the sun. The opposite course was known in Scotland as widdershins (Lowland Scots), or tuathal (Scottish Gaelic, lit. northerly) …

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  • 87The Guardian Cycle — is a series of five adult contemporary fantasy novels by Julia Gray.Novels# The Dark Moon (2001) # The Jasper Forest (2001) # The Crystal Desert (2002) # The Red Glacier (2003) # Alyssa s Ring (2003)ettingThe setting for the books is the&#8230; …

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  • 88Maine Pyar Kiya — Directed by Sooraj R. Barjatya Produced by Tarachand Barjatya Written by …

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  • 89Diarmait mac Cerbaill — Scene from the east face of the Cross of the Scriptures, Clonmacnoise. The figures probably represent Saint Ciarán and Diarmait mac Cerbaill founding Clonmacnoise: Then Ciarán planted the first stake, and Diarmait son of Cerball was along with&#8230; …

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  • 90Theodoros Ziakas — (zakas, zakkas) was a chieftain in northern Greece that was active in the Grevena region uprising against the Turks in 1854. Theodoros Ziakas took the western Pindos, using it as a base from which to raid the Grevena area. However, under pressure …

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  • 91Luís de Sousa — Frei Luís de Sousa (Manoel or Manuel de Sousa Coutinho) (1555 May 5, 1632), Portuguese monk and prose writer, was born at Santarem, a member of the noble family of Sousa Coutinho.In 1576 he broke off his studies at Coimbra University to join the&#8230; …

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  • 92University of Palencia — The University of Palencia was founded by Alfonso VIII at the request of Bishop Tello Téllez de Meneses and was the first university of Spain. It was the model upon which was patterned the University of Salamanca.Study began to flourish in&#8230; …

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  • 93Down Under (book) — Down Under &#160; …

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  • 94Joseph Jenkins — (1818 1898) was an educated tenant farmer from Tregaron, Ceredigion, mid Wales who, when aged over 50, suddenly deserted his home and large family to seek his fortune in Australia. The Australian Dictionary of Biography says Jenkins s&#8230; …

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  • 95Maya calendrical divination — is a subset of traditional beliefs, rituals and divinatory practices that are held or performed among various Maya communities in Guatemala and southern Mexico. The first thorough documentation of these practices was by anthropologist Barbara&#8230; …

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  • 96Peter Miller Cunningham — (1789–1864), Scottish naval surgeon and pioneer in Australia.Cunningham, fifth son of John Cunningham, land steward and farmer (1743–1800), and brother of Thomas Mounsey Cunningham] (1776–1834) and of Allan Cunningham (1784–1842), was born at&#8230; …

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  • 97Animal psychopathology — is the study of mental or behavioral disorders in non human animals.Historically, there has been an anthropocentric tendency to emphasize the study of animal psychopathologies as models for human mental illnesses [Owen, J. B., Treasure, J.L.&#8230; …

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  • 98unpropitiously — See unpropitious. * * * …

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  • 99Henry VIII — 1. ( Defender of the Faith ) 1491 1547, king of England 1509 47 (son of Henry VII). 2. (italics) a drama (1612 13?) by Shakespeare. * * * born June 28, 1491, Greenwich, near London, Eng. died Jan. 28, 1547, London King of England (1509–47). Son&#8230; …

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  • 100inauspicious — inauspiciously, adv. inauspiciousness, n. /in aw spish euhs/, adj. not auspicious; boding ill; ill omened; unfavorable. [1585 95; IN 3 + AUSPICIOUS] Syn. unpropitious, ill timed, unpromising. * * * …

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