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  • 1 turbulent — [tʉr′byə lənt] adj. [Fr < L turbulentus < turba, a crowd: see TURBID] full of commotion or wild disorder; specif., a) marked by or causing turmoil; unruly or boisterous [a turbulent mob] b) violently agitated; tumultuous [turbulent grief]… …

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  • 2 boil — I. v. n. 1. Be agitated by heat, be in ebullition. 2. Be in violent agitation, seethe, foam, froth. 3. Bubble, rise in bubbles. 4. Be ardent, be hot, be wildly turbulent, rage. II. v. a. Seethe. III. n. Furuncle, pustule, gathering, in …

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  • 3 wild — wildly, adv. wildness, n. /wuyld/, adj., wilder, wildest, adv., n. adj. 1. living in a state of nature; not tamed or domesticated: a wild animal; wild geese. 2. growing or produced without cultivation or the care of humans, as plants, flowers,… …

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  • 4 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 5 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 6 performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …

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  • 7 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA — UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, country in N. America. This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction Colonial Era, 1654–1776 Early National Period, 1776–1820 German Jewish Period, 1820–1880 East European Jewish Period,… …

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  • 8 Greek literature — Introduction       body of writings in the Greek language, with a continuous history extending from the 1st millennium BC to the present day. From the beginning its writers were Greeks living not only in Greece proper but also in Asia Minor, the… …

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  • 9 Music of the United States — American music redirects here. For other uses, see American music (disambiguation). Music of United States of America Timeline General topics Education · History G …

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  • 10 Theatre of France — For more information about the history of French literature, see the chronological articles in the French literature series in the template to the right. French theatre is a category of French literature. It may include Francophone theatre… …

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  • 11 gladiator — /glad ee ay teuhr/, n. 1. (in ancient Rome) a person, often a slave or captive, who was armed with a sword or other weapon and compelled to fight to the death in a public arena against another person or a wild animal, for the entertainment of the …

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  • 12 Battle of the Korsun-Cherkassy Pocket — For the computer game with a similar name, see Decisive Battles of WWII: Korsun Pocket. Battle of the Korsun Cherkassy Pocket Part of the Eastern Front of World War II …

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  • 13 career — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 series of jobs that a person has ADJECTIVE ▪ long ▪ brief, short ▪ brilliant, distinguished, glittering (esp. BrE), illustrious …

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  • 14 wild — /waɪld / (say wuyld) adjective 1. living in a state of nature, as animals that have not been tamed or domesticated. 2. Obsolete (of Aboriginal people) living independent of white influence in the traditional manner: there were still wild blacks… …

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  • 15 wild — [wīld] adj. [ME wilde < OE, akin to Ger wild, prob. < IE base * wel , shaggy hair, unkempt > WOOL, VOLE1] 1. living or growing in its original, natural state and not normally domesticated or cultivated [wild flowers, wild animals] 2. not …

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  • 16 Daniel J. Tobin — Born April 1875 County Clare, Ireland Died November 14, 1955 (aged 80) Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Occupation Union leader Spouse Annie (Reagan) Tobin (d. 1920 …

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  • 17 cañada — /keuhn yah deuh, yad euh/, n. Chiefly Western U.S. 1. a dry riverbed. 2. a small, deep canyon. [1840 50; < Sp, equiv. to cañ(a) CANE + ada n. suffix] * * * Canada Introduction Canada Background: A land of vast distances and rich natural resources …

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  • 18 Canada — /kan euh deuh/, n. a nation in N North America: a member of the Commonwealth of Nations. 29,123,194; 3,690,410 sq. mi. (9,558,160 sq. km). Cap.: Ottawa. * * * Canada Introduction Canada Background: A land of vast distances and rich natural… …

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  • 19 Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… …

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  • 20 Disasters — ▪ 2009 Introduction Aviation       January 23, Poland. A Spanish built CASA transport plane carrying members of the Polish air force home from a conference on flight safety in Warsaw crashes near the town of Miroslawiec; all 20 aboard are killed …

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