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  • 1 praise — praiseful, adj. praisefully, adv. praiseless, adj. praiser, n. /prayz/, n., v., praised, praising. n. 1. the act of expressing approval or admiration; commendation; laudation. 2. the offering of grateful homage in words or song, as an act of… …

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  • 2 praise — I. n. 1. Commendation, approval, approbation. See applause. 2. Eulogy, eulogium, encomium, laud, laudation, glorification, panegyric, tribute of praise. 3. Glorification, homage, worship, tribute of gratitude, exaltation, extolling, Te Deum, Laus …

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  • 3 praise — /preɪz / (say prayz) noun 1. the act of expressing approval or admiration; commendation; laudation. 2. the offering of grateful homage in words or song, as an act of worship. 3. state of being approved or admired. 4. Obsolete a ground for praise …

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  • 4 praise — [[t]preɪz[/t]] n. v. praised, prais•ing 1) the act of expressing approval or admiration; commendation 2) the offering of grateful homage in words or song as an act of worship 3) the state of being approved or admired 4) archaic a ground for… …

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  • 5 Praise — Praise, n. [OE. preis, OF. preis price, worth, value, estimation. See {Praise}, v., {Price}.] 1. Commendation for worth; approval expressed; honor rendered because of excellence or worth; laudation; approbation. [1913 Webster] There are men who… …

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  • 6 praise song — ▪ African literature       one of the most widely used poetic forms in Africa; a series of laudatory epithets applied to gods, men, animals, plants, and towns that capture the essence of the object being praised. Professional bards, who may be… …

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  • 7 Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls — The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls South Africa is a girls only boarding school that officially opened in January 2007 in Henley on Klip near Meyerton, south of Johannesburg, South AfricaCoordinates: 26°32′49″S 28°03′19″E …

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  • 8 Dungeon Maker: Hunting Ground — Developer(s) Global A Entertainment Publisher(s) …

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  • 9 United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East — (UNRWA) is a relief and human development agency, providing education, health care, social services and emergency aid to over four million Palestinian refugees living in Jordan, Lebanon and Syria, as well as in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.It …

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  • 10 Reaching for the Skies — Infobox nature documentary bgcolour = show name = Reaching for the Skies caption = VHS Video cover of Reaching for the Skies Vol 1 picture format = 4:3 audio format = Stereo runtime = 55 minutes Production Company = BBC Pebble Mill developer =… …

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  • 11 In Praise of Limestone — is a poem written by W. H. Auden in Italy in May 1948. Central to his canon and considered one of Auden s finest poems,cite journal|author=Hecht, Anthony|title=On W.H. Auden s In Praise of Limestone |journal=New England… …

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  • 12 At Ground Zero — Infobox Film name = At Ground Zero caption = Original Film Poster director = Craig Schlattman producer = Ivon Vasali Craig Schlattman writer = Craig Schlattman starring = Thomas Jane (credited as Tom Elliott) Aysha Hauer Brian Brophy music = Fran …

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  • 13 Hymns for the Amusement of Children — (1771) was the final work completed by Christopher Smart. It was completed while Smart was imprisoned for outstanding debt at the King s Bench Prison, and the work is his final exploration of religion. Although Smart spent a large portion of his… …

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  • 14 List of compositions for viola — This article lists compositions written for the viola. The list includes works in which the viola is a featured instrument: viola solo, viola and piano, viola and orchestra, ensemble of violas, etc. Catalogue number, date of composition and… …

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  • 15 Bids for the 2018 Winter Olympics — Overview · Pyeongchang Munich · Annecy 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics Details …

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  • 16 The ways of Zion do mourn / Funeral Anthem for Queen Caroline — The ways of Zion do mourn / Funeral Anthem for Queen Caroline, HWV 264, is an anthem composed by George Frideric Handel.TEXT:SinfoniaChorus:The ways of Zion do mourn and she is in bitterness. (Lamentations 1:4); all her people sigh (Lamentations… …

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  • 17 John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts — Kennedy Center redirects here. For the spaceport, see Kennedy Space Center Kennedy Center …

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  • 18 Need for Speed — This article is about the game series. For the first Need for Speed video game, see The Need for Speed. For other uses, see Need for Speed (disambiguation). Need for Speed Current logo. Genres Racing …

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  • 19 Jewish Voice for Peace — (JVP) (קול יהודי לשלום Kol Yehudi la Shalom) is a United States Jewish organization which describes itself as a diverse and democratic community of activists inspired by Jewish tradition to work together for peace, social justice, and human… …

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  • 20 The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II — Developer(s) EA Los Angeles Publisher(s) …

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