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  • 1 insipid — insipid, vapid, flat, jejune, banal, wishy washy, inane mean devoid of qualities which give spirit, character, or substance to a thing. Something insipid is without taste, or savor, or pungency; the term is applied not only to food and drink… …

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  • 2 pall — I. n. 1. Cloak, mantle, outer garment. 2. Pallium, archbishop s scarf. 3. [Written also Pawl and Paul.] Detent, click. II. v. a. 1. Make vapid or insipid. 2. Satiate, cloy, surfeit, sate, glut, gorge, fi …

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  • 3 Salt in the Bible — The role of salt in the Bible is relevant to understanding Hebrew society during the Old Testament and New Testament periods. Salt is a necessity of life and was a mineral that was used since ancient times in many cultures as a seasoning, a… …

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  • 4 pall — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, short for appallen to become pale more at appall Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to lose strength or effectiveness 2. to lose in interest or attraction < his humor began to pall on us > 3. dwindle …

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  • 5 ámeallian — wv/i2 to become insipid …

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  • 6 pall — I. /pɔl / (say pawl) noun 1. a cloth, often of velvet, for spreading over a coffin, bier, or tomb. 2. something that covers, shrouds, or overspreads, especially with darkness or gloom. 3. Ecclesiastical a. a pallium (vestment). b. Obsolete a… …

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  • 7 The Nutcracker — This article is about the ballet and the music by Tchaikovsky. For other uses, see The Nutcracker (disambiguation). Ballets by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Swan Lake (1876) Sleeping Beauty (1889) The Nutcracker (1892) List of all compositions …

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  • 8 Characters in The Legend of Zelda series — Contents 1 Protagonists 1.1 Link 1.2 Princess Zelda 2 Antagonists 2.1 …

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  • 9 publishing, history of — Introduction       an account of the selection, preparation, and marketing of printed matter from its origins in ancient times to the present. The activity has grown from small beginnings into a vast and complex industry responsible for the… …

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  • 10 Olivia Shakespear — Photograph of Olivia Shakespear published in the 1897 Literary Yearbook Olivia Shakespear, (born Olivia Tucker; 17 March 1863 – 3 October 1938), was an English novelist, playwright, and patron of the arts. She wrote six books that are described… …

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  • 11 theatre — /thee euh teuhr, theeeu /, n. theater. * * * I Building or space in which performances are given before an audience. It contains an auditorium and stage. In ancient Greece, where Western theatre began (5th century BC), theatres were constructed… …

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  • 12 Islamic arts — Visual, literary, and performing arts of the populations that adopted Islam from the 7th century. Islamic visual arts are decorative, colourful, and, in religious art, nonrepresentational; the characteristic Islamic decoration is the arabesque.… …

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  • 13 endocrine system, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction  group of ductless glands (gland) that regulate body processes by secreting chemical substances called hormones (hormone). Hormones act on nearby tissues or are carried in the bloodstream to act on specific target organs… …

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  • 14 MUSIC — This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction written sources of direct and circumstantial evidence the material relics and iconography notated sources oral tradition archives and important collections of jewish music… …

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  • 15 Characters of Holby City — The Holby City hospital set, at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood. Holby City is a British medical drama television series that premiered on 12 January 1999 on BBC One. The series was created by Tony McHale and Mal You …

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  • 16 José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero — This name uses Spanish naming customs; the first or paternal family name is Rodríguez and the second or maternal family name is Zapatero. José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero …

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  • 17 Finnegans Wake — infobox Book | name = Finnegans Wake title orig = translator = author = James Joyce cover artist = country = language = English series = genre = Sui generis publisher = Faber and Faber release date = 4 May 1939 media type = Print (Hardcover… …

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  • 18 American popular music — had a profound effect on music across the world. The country has seen the rise of popular styles that have had a significant influence on global culture, including ragtime, blues, jazz, rock, R B, doo wop, gospel, soul, funk, heavy metal, punk,… …

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  • 19 catch — catchable, adj. /kach/, v., caught, catching, n., adj. v.t. 1. to seize or capture, esp. after pursuit: to catch a criminal; to catch a runaway horse. 2. to trap or ensnare: to catch a fish. 3. to intercept and seize; take and hold (something… …

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  • 20 Sculpture — • In the widest sense of the term, sculpture is the art of representing in bodily form men, animals, and other objects in stone, bronze, ivory, clay and similar materials Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sculpture     Sculpture …

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