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  • 1 hards — n. pl. Tow, refuse flax …

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  • 2 tow — I. n. Refuse flax, hards. II. v. a. Draw (as a vessel, through the water), haul, drag, draw, pull, take in tow, tug …

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  • 3 lint — (n.) late 14c., flax prepared for spinning, also refuse of flax used as kindling, somehow from the source of O.E. lin flax (see LINEN (Cf. linen)), perhaps from or by influence of M.Fr. linette grain of flax, dim. of lin flax, from L. linum flax …

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  • 4 Daina (Lithuania) — Daina redirects here. For other uses, see Daina (disambiguation). Folklore band Kulgrinda performing dainas and dancing Daina is the traditional name of vocal folk music in the Baltic languages, and is preserved in Lithuania and Latvia.… …

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  • 5 Diffusion of technology in Canada — This article outlines the history of the diffusion or spread of technology in Canada. Technologies chosen for treatment here include, in rough order, transportation, communication, energy, materials, industry, public works, public services… …

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  • 6 plant disease — ▪ plant pathology Introduction       an impairment of the normal state of a plant that interrupts or modifies its vital functions.       All species of plants, wild and cultivated alike, are subject to disease. Although each species is… …

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  • 7 agriculture, origins of — Introduction  the active production of useful plants or animals in ecosystems that have been created by people. Agriculture has often been conceptualized narrowly, in terms of specific combinations of activities and organisms wet rice production… …

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  • 8 Scutch — Scutch, n. 1. A wooden instrument used in scutching flax and hemp. [1913 Webster] 2. The woody fiber of flax; the refuse of scutched flax. The smoke of the burning scutch. Cuthbert Bede. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 New Zealand — This article is about the country. For other uses, see New Zealand (disambiguation). NZ redirects here. For other uses, see NZ (disambiguation). New Zealand Aotearoa …

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  • 10 Cher (Chanteuse) — Cher (artiste) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cher. Cher Cher à Paris en 2007 …

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  • 11 Cher (chanteuse) — Cher (artiste) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cher. Cher Cher à Paris en 2007 …

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  • 12 Cherilyn Sarkisian — Cher (artiste) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cher. Cher Cher à Paris en 2007 …

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  • 13 Cher (artiste) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Cher. Cher …

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  • 14 Harl — (h[aum]rl), n. [Cf. OHG. harluf noose, rope; E. hards refuse of flax.] 1. A filamentous substance; especially, the filaments of flax or hemp. [1913 Webster] 2. A barb, or barbs, of a fine large feather, as of a peacock or ostrich, used in… …

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  • 15 herl — Harl Harl (h[aum]rl), n. [Cf. OHG. harluf noose, rope; E. hards refuse of flax.] 1. A filamentous substance; especially, the filaments of flax or hemp. [1913 Webster] 2. A barb, or barbs, of a fine large feather, as of a peacock or ostrich, used… …

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  • 16 Northern Ireland — This article is about the country. For other uses, see Northern Ireland (disambiguation). Northern Ireland Tuaisceart Éireann Norlin Airlann …

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  • 17 Watership Down (TV series) — Watership Down The Watership Down title card. From left to right: Pipkin, Bigwig, Hazel, Blackberry, and Fiver. Genre Fantasy Children s television …

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  • 18 Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 19 Italy — • In ancient times Italy had several other names: it was called Saturnia, in honour of Saturn; Enotria, wine producing land; Ausonia, land of the Ausonians; Hesperia, land to the west (of Greece); Tyrrhenia, etc. The name Italy, which seems to… …

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  • 20 Technological and industrial history of Canada — The technological and industrial history of Canada encompasses the country s development in the areas of transportation, communication, energy, materials, public works, public services (health care), domestic/consumer and defense technologies.… …

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