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  • 1 dignified — dig|ni|fied [ dıgnı,faıd ] adjective someone who is dignified behaves in a calm way that people respect: He was handsome and dignified. a. used about people s behavior: She maintained a dignified silence. I made what I hoped was a dignified exit …

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  • 2 SHABBETAI ẒEVI — (1626–1676), the central figure of Shabbateanism, the messianic movement named after him. Background of the Movement Shabbateanism was the largest and most momentous messianic movement in Jewish history subsequent to the destruction of the Temple …

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  • 3 Maharishi University of Management — Golden Dome and Maharishi Tower of Invincibilty Established 1971 Type Private, not for profit Endowment …

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  • 4 Rebecca Nurse — Rebecca Towne Nurse (or Nourse) (born February 21 1621 ndash; July 19 1692) was executed for witchcraft in the Salem witch trials.Early lifeThe daughter of William and Joanna Towne (nee Blessing), Nurse was born in Great Yarmouth, England in 1621 …

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  • 5 decorum — n. Decency, propriety, seemliness, appropriate behavior, dignified behavior, dignity …

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  • 6 Gu Hongzhong — (Chinese: 顾闳中; pinyin: Gù Hóngzhōng) (937–975) was a Chinese painter during the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period of Chinese history. Little is known about Gu Hongzhong s life. He was most likely a court painter for the Southern Tang Emperor …

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  • 7 gravity — /grav i tee/, n., pl. gravities. 1. the force of attraction by which terrestrial bodies tend to fall toward the center of the earth. 2. heaviness or weight. 3. gravitation in general. 4. See acceleration of gravity. 5. a unit of acceleration… …

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  • 8 dignity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. repute; nobility, eminence; pride, stateliness, decorum; greatness, station, honor. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A presence that commands respect] Syn. stateliness, nobility, self respect, pride, hauteur,… …

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  • 9 dignity — n. 1. Rank, elevation, standing, station, place, greatness, eminence, exaltation, glory, honor, reputableness, respectability. 2. Stateliness, grandeur, majesty, nobleness, lofty bearing or conduct, elevation of aspect or deportment, dignified… …

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  • 10 gravity — grav•i•ty [[t]ˈgræv ɪ ti[/t]] n. pl. ties 1) phs the force of attraction by which terrestrial bodies tend to fall toward the center of the earth 2) phs heaviness or weight 3) phs gravitation in general 4) phs acceleration of gravity 5) serious or …

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  • 11 GALANTE — GALANTE, family of Spanish origin which produced a large number of scholars. An ancestor of the family was MORDECAI GALANTE, who was among the Spanish exiles of 1492 and lived in Rome during the first half of the 16th century, dying there after… …

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  • 12 RESPONSES — the victims the world THE VICTIMS Behavior of the Victims In a chapter entitled Auschwitz: The Death of Choice in Versions of Survival: The Holocaust and the Human Spirit, the Holocaust scholar lawrence langer writes: After we peel the veneer of… …

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  • 13 Prisoner characters — A list of all inmates of Wentworth Detention Centre in the television series Prisoner. Note that episode numbers cited are for first and last appearances; many characters had spells where they were absent and subsequently returned. Listed in… …

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  • 14 Human rights in the Republic of Macedonia — The Republic of Macedonia is a signatory to the European Convention on Human Rights and the U.N. Geneva Convention relating to the Status of Refugees and Convention against Torture, and the Macedonian Constitution guarantees basic human rights to …

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  • 15 List of Christian denominational positions on homosexuality — This is a list of Christian denominational positions on homosexuality. The issue of homosexuality and Christianity is a subject of on going theological debate within and between Christian denominations and this list seeks to summarise the various …

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  • 16 Samuel Bowles (economist) — Infobox Writer imagesize = 150px name = Samuel Bowles caption = Professor Samuel Bowles birthdate = 1939 birthplace = New Haven, Connecticut, USA occupation = Academic researcher, author nationality = American subject = Economic theory,… …

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  • 17 Etiquette in Canada and the United States — Etiquette rules are not uniform in North America, varying among the very diverse societies which exist in both the United States and Canada. Etiquette rules are not simply a description of “cultural norms” and should not be considered a summary… …

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  • 18 Execution of Saddam Hussein — The execution of Saddam Hussein took place on December 30, 2006 (the first day of Eid al Adha). Saddam was sentenced to death by hanging, after being found guilty and convicted of crimes against humanity by the Iraqi Special Tribunal for the… …

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  • 19 Polar bear — This article is about the animal. For other uses, see Polar bear (disambiguation) …

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  • 20 List of Fruits Basket characters — Tohru Honda (full figure at center right) with the members of the Sohma family affected by the zodiac curse. The characters of Fruits Basket were created by Natsuki Takaya in the manga wri …

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