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  • 1 prevalent — prev|a|lent [ prevələnt ] adjective very common in a particular place or among a particular group: This negative attitude is surprisingly prevalent among young boys. the prevalent diseases in western society …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 2 prevalent — UK [ˈprevələnt] / US adjective very common in a particular place or among a particular group This negative attitude is surprisingly prevalent among young boys. the prevalent diseases in Western society …

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  • 3 prevalent — adjective Etymology: Latin praevalent , praevalens very powerful, from present participle of praevalēre Date: 1576 1. archaic powerful 2. being in ascendancy ; dominant 3. generally or widely accepted, practiced, or favored ; widespread •… …

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  • 4 prevalent — [ˈprevələnt] adj very common in a particular place or among a particular group prevalence noun [U] …

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  • 5 England (Before the Reformation) —     England (Before the Reformation)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► England (Before the Reformation)     This term England is here restricted to one constituent, the largest and most populous, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 6 Gender role — During World War II, women performed roles some of which would otherwise have been considered male jobs …

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  • 7 Date and time notation by country — Different style conventions and habits exist around the world for dates and times in writing and speaking. Examples:*The order that a year, month, and day are written. *How weeks are identified. *The 24 hour clock and/or the 12 hour clock. *The… …

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  • 8 Durga Puja in Orissa — Durga Puja is an Indian festival. This article describes its celebration in the state of Orissa. The cult of Shakti worship in Orissa is very prevalent, both in the Tantric and non Tantric forms, as can be realized from the festivals Vasanti… …

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  • 9 Divorce (in Moral Theology) —     Divorce (in Moral Theology)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Divorce (in Moral Theology)     This subject will be treated here under two distinct heads: First, divorce in moral theology; second, divorce in civil jurisprudence.     The term… …

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  • 10 Origin of AIDS — False color scanning electron micrograph of HIV 1, in green, budding from cultured lymphocyte. AIDS is caused by the Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which originated in non human primates in Sub Saharan Africa and was transferred to humans… …

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  • 11 Globalization and disease — Globalization, the flow of information, goods, capital and people across political and geographic boundaries, has also helped to spread some of the deadliest infectious diseases known to humans. Dr. Daulaire. Globalization and Health . Retrieved… …

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  • 12 Obstetric fistula — Classification and external resources ICD 10 N82 ICD 9 619 …

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  • 13 Hookworm — Taxobox name = Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale regnum = Animalia phylum = Nematoda classis = Secernentea ordo = Strongiloidae familia = Ancylostomatidae genus = Necator/Ancylostoma subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = Species N …

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  • 14 Leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter — Classification and external resources OMIM 603896 Leukoencephalopathy with vanishing white matter (VWM disease) is an autosomal recessive neurological disease. The cause of the disease are mutations in any of the 5 genes encoding subunits of the… …

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  • 15 Kamba people — Mukamba, pre 1923 The Kamba (Akamba in the plural) are a Bantu ethnic group who live in the semi arid Eastern Province of Kenya stretching east from Nairobi to Tsavo and north up to Embu, Kenya. This land is called Ukambani. Sources vary on… …

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  • 16 Languages of the United States — Official language(s) none Main language(s) English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, other Indo European 3.8%, Asian …

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  • 17 History of theatre — Performer playing Sugriva in the Koodiyattam form o …

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  • 18 Drought in the United States — A farmer and his two sons during a dust storm in Cimarron County, Oklahoma, 1936. Photo: Arthur Rothstein. Drought in the United States is similar to that of other portions of the globe. Below normal precipitation leads to drought, which is… …

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  • 19 Uganda — Ugandan, adj., n. /yooh gan deuh, ooh gahn /, n. an independent state in E Africa, between the NE Democratic Republic of the Congo and Kenya: member of the Commonwealth of Nations; formerly a British protectorate. 20,604,874; 91,065 sq. mi.… …

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  • 20 Crawford —    CRAWFORD, a parish, in the Upper ward of the county of Lanark; including the village of Leadhills, and containing 1684 inhabitants, of whom 236 are in the village of Crawford, 3 miles (S. E.) from Abington. This place has claims to a… …

    A Topographical dictionary of Scotland