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  • 1 bring to nought — index frustrate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Nix Nought Nothing — is an English fairy tale collected by Joseph Jacobs in his English Fairy Tales. A similar tale was collected by Andrew Lang in Scotland. The story, in various guises, is very widely distributed, and also has close similarities to the Greek myth… …

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  • 3 Lodowicke Muggleton — Lodowicke Muggleton, by William Wood, circa 1674 Lodowicke Muggleton (1609–1698) was an English plebeian religious thinker, who gave his name to Muggletonianism. He spent his working life as a journeyman tailor in the City of London and was… …

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  • 4 1 Corinthians 1 — 1 Paul called to be an apostle of Jesus Christ through the will of God, and Sosthenes our brother, 2 Unto the church of God which is at Corinth, to them that are sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, with all that in every place call… …

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  • 5 Forty Hours' Devotion — Forty Hours Devotion, also called Quarant Ore or written in one word Quarantore, is a Roman Catholic exercise of devotion in which continuous prayer is made for forty hours before the Blessed Sacrament exposed. It commonly occurs in a succession… …

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  • 6 Forty Hours' Devotion — • Somewhat dated with regard to the liturgical details, but otherwise an accurate depiction. A eucharistic devotion Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Forty Hours Devotion     Forty Hours Devotion …

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  • 7 frustrate — frus·trate / frəs ˌtrāt/ vt frus·trat·ed, frus·trat·ing: to make invalid or ineffectual: defeat the remedial purposes of the Workers Compensation Act should not be frustrated by rigid technical standards Palmer v. Bath Iron Works Corp., 559 A.2d… …

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  • 8 shun — v. a. == avoid. Body and Soul, 105. AS. scunian == make to shun, repel. Ps. cxviii. 10; bring to nought, quash. Ps. xxxii. 10; xxxix. 15 …

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  • 9 confound — v. a. 1. Mingle confusedly, confuse, crowd together in disorder. 2. Confuse with each other, mistake one for another, mistake between. 3. Perplex, bewilder, embarrass, mystify, pose, nonplus, flurry. 4. Surprise, amaze, astonish, astound, stupefy …

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  • 10 destroy — v. a. 1. Demolish, overturn, overthrow, subvert, raze, ruin, throw down, pull down, break up, sap the foundations of. 2. Annihilate, quench, take away, put an end to, bring to nought. 3. Waste, ravage, desolate, devastate, devour, lay waste, make …

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  • 11 disappoint — v. a. Balk, frustrate, foil, defeat, baffle, disconcert, bring to nought, foil of one s expectations …

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  • 12 frustrate — I. v. a. Defeat, disappoint, balk, foil, baffle, disconcert, circumvent, check, thwart, disappoint, bring to nought. II. a. Vain, useless, ineffectual, frustrated, null, void, of no effect …

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  • 13 List of Emily Dickinson poems — This is a list of Emily Dickinson poems. There are 1,775 known poems that have been written by Dickinson. The poems are alphabetized by their first line. Punctuation, capitalization and even in some cases wording of the first lines may vary… …

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  • 14 Names for the number 0 in English — Wiktionary, the free dictionary, has entries for: aught cipher duck love naught …

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  • 15 Noughts & Crosses (novel series) — Knife Edge redirects here. For the video game, see Knife Edge: Nose Gunner. For the song by Emerson, Lake Palmer, see Emerson, Lake Palmer (album). The Noughts Crosses series by Malorie Blackman is a critically acclaimed series of young adult… …

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  • 16 KUKL (band) — Infobox Musical artist Name = KUKL Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = Reykjavík, Iceland Instrument = Voice type = Genre = Anarcho punk, post punk, gothic rock Occupation =… …

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  • 17 Mankind — (ca. 1465)    With the exception of EVERYMAN,Mankind is probably the best known and most often studied late medieval MORALITY PLAY. A verse drama in 914 lines, Mankind is written in the East Midland dialect of MIDDLE ENGLISH, and is known to have …

    Encyclopedia of medieval literature

  • 18 2005–06 Australian cricket season — The 2005 06 Australian cricket season took place from October 2005 to March 2006.Honours* Championship ndash; Queensland * Limited Overs KO Cup ndash; New South WalesEventsThe 2005 06 Australian cricket season began on 2005 10 05 with the first… …

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  • 19 Mankind (play) — Mankind Written by Unknown Characters Mercy Mischief Newguise Nowadays Nought Mankind Titivillus Date premiered c.1470 Place premiered East Anglia …

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  • 20 India — /in dee euh/, n. 1. Hindi, Bharat. a republic in S Asia: a union comprising 25 states and 7 union territories; formerly a British colony; gained independence Aug. 15, 1947; became a republic within the Commonwealth of Nations Jan. 26, 1950.… …

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