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  • 1 adumbrate — v. a. 1. Shadow, foreshadow, shadow out, shadow forth, dimly outline, indicate, hint at, approximate, represent approximately, suggest, trace vaguely, faintly delineate. 2. Typify, represent, symbolize, show, denote, stand for, image, figure,… …

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  • 2 dim — dim1 [dım] adj comparative dimmer superlative dimmest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(dark)¦ 2¦(shape)¦ 3 take a dim view of something 4 dim recollection/awareness etc 5¦(eyes)¦ 6¦(future chances)¦ 7 in the dim and distant past 8¦(not intelligent)¦ …

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  • 3 dim — 1 adjective dimmer, dimmest 1 DARK fairly dark or not giving much light, so that you cannot see well: in the dim light of the early dawn 2 SHAPE a dim shape is one which is not easy to see because it is too far away, or there is not enough light …

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  • 4 Flashdance — This article is about the film. For the stage musical, see Flashdance the Musical. Flashdance Theatrical release poster Directed by Adrian Lyne …

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  • 5 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 6 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 7 Rod Serling — Infobox Person name = Rod Serling caption = Rod Serling hosting The Twilight Zone birth date = birth date|1924|12|25|mf=y birth place = Syracuse, New York death date = death date and age|1975|6|28|1924|12|25 death place = Rochester, New York… …

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  • 8 cell — cell1 cell like, adj. /sel/, n. 1. a small room, as in a convent or prison. 2. any of various small compartments or bounded areas forming part of a whole. 3. a small group acting as a unit within a larger organization: a local cell of the… …

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  • 9 Intellect — • The faculty of thought Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Intellect     Intellect     † …

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  • 10 dim — I. adjective (dimmer; dimmest) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English dimm; akin to Old High German timber dark Date: before 12th century 1. a. emitting or having a limited or insufficient amount of light < dim stars > < a dim lamp > …

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  • 11 South Orange, New Jersey — For the former township, see South Orange Township, New Jersey (1861 1922). The Township of South Orange Village   Township   …

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  • 12 Almagest — Geometric construction used by Hipparchus in his determination of the distances to the sun and moon. The Almagest is a 2nd century mathematical and astronomical treatise on the apparent motions of the stars and planetary paths. Written in Greek… …

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  • 13 Tibetan Spaniel — Infobox Dogbreed akcgroup = Non sporting akcstd = http://www.akc.org/breeds/tibetan spaniel/index.cfm ankcgroup = Group 1 (Toys) ankcstd = http://www.ankc.aust.com/tibspan.html ckcgroup = Group 6 Non Sporting Dogs ckcstd =… …

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  • 14 Speak No Evil — This article is about the Wayne Shorter album. For the Flora Purim album, see Speak No Evil (Flora Purim album). For the episode of My Life as a Teenage Robot, see List of My Life as a Teenage Robot episodes. For the adage, see See no evil, hear… …

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  • 15 Giuseppe Penone — (born April 3 1947, Garessio, Italy) is one of the most important Italian artists. Penone started working professionally in 1968 in the Garessio forest near where he was born. He is the younger member of the Italian movement named Arte Povera ,… …

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  • 16 Terra Nova Expedition — Scott s party at the South Pole, 18 January 1912. L to R: (standing) Oates, Scott, Wilson; (seated) Bowers, Edgar Evans The Terra Nova Expedition (1910–1912), officially the British Antarc …

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  • 17 stage design — Aesthetic composition of a dramatic production as created by lighting, scenery, costumes, and sound. While elements such as painted screens and wheeled platforms were used in the Greek theatre of the 4th century BC, most innovations in stage… …

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  • 18 European exploration — Introduction       the exploration of regions of the Earth for scientific, commercial, religious, military, and other purposes by Europeans beginning in the 15th century.       The motives that spur human beings to examine their environment are… …

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  • 19 technology, history of — Introduction       the development over time of systematic techniques for making and doing things. The term technology, a combination of the Greek technē, “art, craft,” with logos, “word, speech,” meant in Greece a discourse on the arts, both… …

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  • 20 Asia Minor — • The peninsular mass that the Asiatic continent projects westward of an imaginary line running from the Gulf of Alexandretta (Issus) on the Mediterranean to the vicinity of Trebizond (Trapezus) on the Black Sea Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin… …

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