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  • 102unhappy — unhappily, adv. unhappiness, n. /un hap ee/, adj., unhappier, unhappiest. 1. sad; miserable; wretched: Why is she so unhappy? 2. unfortunate; unlucky: an unhappy incident. 3. unfavorable; inauspicious: an unhappy omen. 4. infelicitous; unsuitable …

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  • 103Conrad, Joseph — orig. Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski born Dec. 3, 1857, Berdichev, Ukraine, Russian Empire died Aug. 3, 1924, Canterbury, Kent, Eng. Polish British novelist and short story writer. His father was a Polish patriot who was exiled to northern&#8230; …

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  • 104Fielding, Henry — born April 22, 1707, Sharpham Park, Somerset, Eng. died Oct. 8, 1754, Lisbon, Port. British novelist and playwright. Fielding attended Eton College but left early and lost his family s support. In his 25 plays, all written early, he was&#8230; …

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  • 105John Quincy Adams: Slavery and the Constitution — ▪ Primary Source              The complexity of the issues involved in the debate about the Missouri Compromise is revealed in the selection that appears below from the diary of John Quincy Adams, dated March 3, 1820, only three days before the&#8230; …

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  • 106Geography and the Church — • Explains the nature of this science and the course of its evolution Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Geography and the Church     Geography and the Church      …

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  • 107Palencia — • Diocese in Spain Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Palencia     Diocese of Palencia     † …

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  • 108Church Music —     Ecclesiastical Music     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Music     By this term is meant the music which, by order or with the approbation of ecclesiastical authority, is employed in connexion with Divine service to promote the&#8230; …

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  • 109Epistles to the Corinthians —     Epistles to the Corinthians     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Epistles to the Corinthians     INTRODUCTORY     St. Paul Founds the Church at Corinth     St. Paul s first visit to Europe is graphically described by St. Luke (Acts, xvi xviii). When …

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  • 110Michael Caerularius —     Michael Cærularius     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Michael Cærularius     (Keroulários).     Patriarch of Constantinople (1043 58), author of the second and final schism of the Byzantine Church, date of birth unknown; d. 1058. After the&#8230; …

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  • 111Religious Song —     Religious Song     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Religious Song     (Sacred Song)     Religious song is the general designation given to the numerous poetical and musical creations which have come into existence in the course of time and are used …

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  • 112unpropitiously — adverb In an unpropitious way …

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  • 113propitious — adjective a) Favorable; benevolent (e.g. propitious weather) b) Favorably disposed towards someone. Syn: advantageous, auspicious, favorable, fortunate, promising …

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  • 114inauspiciousness — noun The state, quality, or condition of being inauspicious or unpropitious; unfavorableness. Syn: unpropitiousness, unfavorableness Ant: auspiciousness, propitiousness, favorableness …

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  • 115averted — adjective Turned away, especially as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious. See Also: avert …

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  • 116Joseph Dennie — Portrait of Joseph Dennie by James Sharples, c. 1790 Born Joseph Dennie August 30, 1768 Boston, Massachusetts Died January 7, 1812 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania …

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  • 117adverse event — I noun adversity, calamity, casualty, catastrophe, debacle, detriment, infliction, misfortune, plight, tragedy, trouble, unpropitious turn of events II index misfortune Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 118adverse to — I (hostile) adjective abhorrent to, against, antagonistic to, antipathetic to, at odds with, clashing, conflicting with, contra, contrary to, different, discordant to, hostile to, inimical to, opposed to, repugnant to II (unfavorable) adjective&#8230; …

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  • 119antipathetic — I (distasteful) adjective abhorrent, bitter, disagreeable, disgusting, displeasing, hateful, loathsome, odious, offensive, repellent, repugnant, repulsive, undesirable, uninviting, unsatisfactory, virulent II (oppositional) adjective adverse,&#8230; …

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  • 120baleful — I adjective bad, baneful, calamitous, damaging, dangerous, deadly, deleterious, despiteful, destructive, detrimental, dire, disadvantageous, evil, harmful, heinous, hurtful, ill omened, inauspicious, insalubrious, lethal, malefic, malevolent,&#8230; …

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