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  • 1 To act on the offensive — Offensive Of*fen sive, n. The state or posture of one who offends or makes attack; aggressive attitude; the act of the attacking party; opposed to {defensive}. [1913 Webster] {To take the offensive}, {To act on the offensive}, {To go on the… …

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  • 2 Defensive end — The defensive end position in a base 4 3 defense Defensive end (DE) is the name of a defensive position in the sport of American and Canadian football. This position has designated the players at each end of the defensive line, but changes in… …

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  • 3 The United States of America —     The United States of America     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The United States of America     BOUNDARIES AND AREA     On the east the boundary is formed by the St. Croix River and an arbitrary line to the St. John, and on the north by the… …

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  • 4 The Blue Eagle At Work — The Blue Eagle At Work: Reclaiming Democratic Rights in the American Workplace is a legal treatise written by Charles J. Morris which analyzes collective bargaining under the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), the federal statute governing most …

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  • 5 The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial — is a two act play by Herman Wouk, which he adapted from his own novel, The Caine Mutiny .Wouk s novel covered a long stretch of time aboard the USS Caine , a Navy minesweeper in the Pacific. It begins with Willis Keith s assignment to the Caine …

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  • 6 The Thirty Years War —     The Thirty Years War     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Thirty Years War     The Thirty Years War (1618 48), though pre eminently a German war, was also of great importance for the history of the whole of Europe, not only because nearly all… …

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  • 7 The Culture — is a fictional interstellar anarchist, socialist, and utopian[1][2] society created by the Scottish writer Iain M. Banks which features in a number of science fiction novels and works of short fiction by him, collectively called the Culture… …

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  • 8 The Corean Chronicles — is a fantasy series of books by the author L. E. Modesitt, Jr.. As of 2011, it consists of: Legacies (2002) Darknesses (2003) Scepters (2004) Alector s Choice (2005) Cadmian s Choice (2006) Soarer s Choice (2006) The Lord Protector s Daughter… …

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  • 9 The Ultimate Computer — Star Trek: The Original Series episode The M5 computer Episode no. Episode 53 …

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  • 10 The Library Policeman — is a novella by author Stephen King. It is the third story in his anthology series, Four Past Midnight . It tells of Sam Peebles and his battle against an age old fear.Plot summarySam Peebles is a realtor and insurance salesman in Junction City,… …

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  • 11 Defensive jihad — Part of a series on Islamic jurisprudence (Fiqh) …

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  • 12 Defensive memorial cordon — (Japanese: 防衛記念章, ) is the decoration for the Self Defense Officials in Japan Self Defense Forces. The officials can wear it on their uniforms only in active service. There are only cordons like the Unit Awards and the Unit Citations of United… …

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  • 13 Defensive back — In American football and Canadian football, defensive backs (DBs) are the players on the defensive team who take positions somewhat back from the line of scrimmage; they are distinguished from the defensive line players and linebackers, who take… …

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  • 14 The Blitz — London Blitz redirects here. For the London based American football team, see London Blitz (American football). For other uses, see Blitz (disambiguation). The Blitz Part of Second World War, Home Front …

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  • 15 The Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada — Infobox Military Unit unit name= The Queen s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada caption=Cap badge of the Camerons of C dates= 1 February 1910 Present country= Canada allegiance= branch= Militia type= Line Infantry role= Light Role size= One… …

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  • 16 The Incredible Hulk (film) — Infobox Film name = The Incredible Hulk caption = Promotional poster director = Louis Leterrier producer = Avi Arad Gale Anne Hurd Kevin Feige writer = Screenplay: Edward Norton (uncredited) Zak Penn Comic Book: Stan Lee Jack Kirby starring =… …

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  • 17 The Prince — This article is about the book by Niccolò Machiavelli. For other uses, see Prince (disambiguation). The Prince   …

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  • 18 The King of Braves GaoGaiGar glossary — This is a glossary of terms from the anime and manga series The King of Braves GaoGaiGar and The King of Braves GaoGaiGar FINAL . Base energy sources G Stone and G Crystal The G Stone is an energy source developed on the Green Planet by the Green …

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  • 19 The Truth About 9th Company — developer = Extreme Developers and Kranx Productions publisher = 1C (in Russia) designer = engine = released = vgrelease|Russia|RU|February 15, 2008 genre = First person shooter, documentary modes = Single player ratings = ESRB: Not Rated.… …

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  • 20 The Hidden Blade — Infobox Film name = Kakushi Ken: Oni no Tsume caption = DVD cover director = Yōji Yamada producer = Hiroshi Fukazawa writer = Yoshitaka Asama Yōji Yamada Shūhei Fujisawa (story) starring = Masatoshi Nagase Takako Matsu Yukiyoshi Ozawa music =… …

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