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  • 1 bettering — ettering adj. changing for the better; antonym of {worsening}. [Narrower terms: {ameliorating(prenominal), ameliorative, amelioratory, meliorative}] [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 2 Bettering — Better Bet ter, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bettered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bettering}.] [AS. beterian, betrian, fr. betera better. See {Better}, a.] 1. To improve or ameliorate; to increase the good qualities of. [1913 Webster] Love betters what is best.… …

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  • 3 bettering — bet·ter || betÉ™ n. something which is preferable, something which is more desirable v. upgrade, improve, enhance, enrich adv. in a superior way; to a greater degree, more than …

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  • 4 bettering — n. Improvement, amendment, melioration, amelioration, betterment …

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  • 5 bettering — adjective changing for the better • Ant: ↑worsening • Similar to: ↑ameliorating, ↑ameliorative, ↑amelioratory, ↑meliorative, ↑amendatory, ↑corrective, ↑ …

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  • 6 bettering house — noun archaic : reformatory II …

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  • 7 time-bettering — time bettˈering adjective (Shakespeare) In which times are growing better • • • Main Entry: ↑time …

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  • 8 amelioratingprenominal ameliorative amelioratory meliorative — bettering ettering adj. changing for the better; antonym of {worsening}. [Narrower terms: {ameliorating(prenominal), ameliorative, amelioratory, meliorative}] [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 9 BEACH — Bettering The Evaluation And Care Of Health (Medical » Physiology) * Blackburn East Area Community Help (Community) * Beautiful Easy And Carefree Hacking (Internet) …

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  • 10 Scientology beliefs and practices — Scientology is, according to its own texts, the study and handling of the spirit in relationship to itself, others and all of life. [cite web | url=http://www.scientology.org/en US/religion/presentation/pg006.html | title=Introduction to… …

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  • 11 Ethics (Scientology) — According to the Church of Scientology, Ethics may be defined as the actions an individual takes on himself to ensure his continued survival across the dynamics. It is a personal thing. When one is ethical, it is something he does himself by his… …

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  • 12 better — [[t]be̱tə(r)[/t]] ♦ betters, bettering, bettered 1) Better is the comparative of good. 2) Better is the comparative of well. 3) ADV COMPAR: ADV after v If you like one thing better than another, you like it more. I like your interpretation better …

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  • 13 Belgium — • Information on the history, education, and cemeteries of the country Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Belgium     Belgium     † …

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  • 14 Anarchist Black Cross Network — The Anarchist Black Cross Network is a world wide decentralized and egalitarian network of organizations committed to the original ideals of the Anarchist Black Cross movement of seeing prisons and the poverty, racism and genocide that… …

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  • 15 Order of the Golden Bear — Not to be confused with the Golden Grizzlies, the Oakland University sports organisation. The Order of the Golden Bear is a fellowship of UC Berkeley students, faculty, and alumni who are committed to serving and bettering the University of… …

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  • 16 Celine's laws — are a series of three laws regarding government and social interaction attributed to the fictional character Hagbard Celine from Robert Anton Wilson s Illuminatus! Trilogy . Celine, a gentleman anarchist, serves as a mouthpiece for Wilson s… …

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  • 17 Foxtrot Zulu — is a seven member rock band based out of the north eastern United States. The band has released five albums and performed over 1000 shows. History In 1991, while attending the University of Rhode Island, Nate Edmunds and Neal Jones, old high… …

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  • 18 Aaron Stone — Promotional poster with Kelly Blatz as Aaron Stone and J. P. Manoux as S.T.A.N. Genre Action/Adventure Science fiction Teen drama …

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  • 19 Catholic Congresses —     Catholic Congresses     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Catholic Congresses     One of the remarkable and important manifestations of the social and religious life of the present day are gatherings of Catholics in general public conferences. This… …

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  • 20 Mark Nixon — Personal information Full name Mark Byron Nixon Born 1968/1969 (age 42–43) New Zealand Playing information Position Stand off …

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