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  • 1 To find favor in the eyes of — Eye Eye ([imac]), n. [OE. eghe, eighe, eie, eye, AS. e[ a]ge; akin to OFries. [=a]ge, OS. [=o]ga, D. oog, Ohg. ouga, G. auge, Icel. auga, Sw. [ o]ga, Dan. [ o]ie, Goth. aug[=o]; cf. OSlav. oko, Lith. akis, L. okulus, Gr. o kkos, eye, o sse, the… …

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  • 2 Recommend — Rec om*mend (r?k ?m*m?nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Recommended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Recommending}.] [Pref. re + commend: cf. F. recommander.] 1. To commend to the favorable notice of another; to commit to another s care, confidence, or acceptance,… …

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  • 3 Recommended — Recommend Rec om*mend (r?k ?m*m?nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Recommended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Recommending}.] [Pref. re + commend: cf. F. recommander.] 1. To commend to the favorable notice of another; to commit to another s care, confidence, or… …

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  • 4 Recommending — Recommend Rec om*mend (r?k ?m*m?nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Recommended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Recommending}.] [Pref. re + commend: cf. F. recommander.] 1. To commend to the favorable notice of another; to commit to another s care, confidence, or… …

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  • 5 recommend — verb a) To bestow commendation on; to represent favourably; to suggest, endorse or encourage as an appropriate choice. The board recommends Philips, given his ample experience in similar positions. b) To make acceptable; to attract favor to …

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  • 6 recommend — v. a. 1. Commend, praise, approve. 2. Make acceptable, attract favor to. 3. Commit, commend. 4. Advise, counsel …

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  • 7 HERZL, THEODOR — (Binyamin Ze ev; 1860–1904), founder of political Zionism and the World Zionist Organization. Herzl was born in Budapest, Hungary, to an affluent family and educated in the spirit of German Jewish enlightenment. In 1878 he entered the law faculty …

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  • 8 HISTORICAL SURVEY: THE STATE AND ITS ANTECEDENTS (1880–2006) — Introduction It took the new Jewish nation about 70 years to emerge as the State of Israel. The immediate stimulus that initiated the modern return to Zion was the disappointment, in the last quarter of the 19th century, of the expectation that… …

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  • 9 Barbara Gordon — Not to be confused with the homonymous character Barbara Gordon, ex wife of James Gordon. Barbara Gordon Barbara Gordon as Batgirl. Promotional art for Legends of the DC Universe #10 (Nov 1998). Art by Kevin Nowlan …

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  • 10 ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …

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  • 11 Protocarnivorous plant — A protocarnivorous plant (sometimes also paracarnivorous, subcarnivorous, or borderline carnivore), according to some definitions, traps and kills insects or other animals but lacks the ability to either directly digest or absorb nutrients from… …

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  • 12 CBS — This article is about the broadcast network. For its parent company, see CBS Corporation. For other uses of CBS, see CBS (disambiguation). CBS Broadcasting Inc. (CBS) Type …

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  • 13 Temple Israel (Memphis, Tennessee) — Temple Israel Temple Israel entrance Basic information Location …

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  • 14 ECONOMIC HISTORY — This article is arranged according to the following outline: first temple period exile and restoration second temple period talmudic era muslim middle ages medieval christendom economic doctrines early modern period sephardim and ashkenazim… …

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  • 15 ARAB POPULATION — GENERAL SURVEY Under the British Mandate, 1917–48 In 1917, at the time of the British conquest of Palestine during World War I, the country s Arabic speaking population numbered less than 600,000 persons; in 1947 it was estimated at 1,200,000.… …

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  • 16 Media bias — Part of a series on Censorship By media …

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  • 17 John Kerry presidential campaign, 2004 — Infobox U.S. federal election campaign, 2008 committee = John Kerry for President campaign = U.S. presidential election, 2004 candidate = John Kerry U.S. Senator 1985–present status = Lost election November 2, 2004 affiliation = Democratic Party… …

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  • 18 Fugu Plan — The nihongo|Fugu Plan or Fugu Plot|河豚計画|Fugu keikaku was a scheme created in the 1930s in Imperial Japan centered around the idea of settling Jewish refugees escaping Nazi occupied Europe in Japan s territories on the Asian mainland to Japan s… …

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  • 19 WOMAN — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the historical perspective biblical period marriage and children women in household life economic roles educational and managerial roles religious roles women outside the household… …

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  • 20 Boeing 747 — British Airways Bo …

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