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  • 1 stale — adj. VERBS ▪ be, look, seem, smell, taste ▪ The room smelled musty and stale. ▪ become, get (usually figurative …

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  • 2 flag — I. v. n. 1. Hang loose, droop. 2. Languish, droop, faint, decline, pine, sink, succumb, become weak, grow languid, lose vigor, become dejected. 3. Pall, grow stale, become vapid, lose interest. II. n. 1. Flag stone, flat paving stone. 2. Banner,… …

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  • 3 Tarnish — Tar nish, v. i. To lose luster; to become dull; as, gilding will tarnish in a foul air. [1913 Webster] Till thy fresh glories, which now shine so bright, Grow stale and tarnish with our daily sight. Dryden. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 An Enemy of the People — This article is about the 1882 Henrik Ibsen play. For the 1989 Satyajit Ray film, see Ganashatru. Manuscript title page of Ibsen s En folkefiende, 1882 An Enemy of the People (original Norwegian title: En folkefiende) is an 1882 play by Norwegian …

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  • 5 People Under the Stairs — This article is about the band. For the film, see The People Under the Stairs. People Under the Stairs Origin Los Angeles, California, United States Genres Hip hop, Years active 1997–present …

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  • 6 List of Pearls Before Swine characters — This is a partial list of characters in the comic strip Pearls Before Swine by Stephen PastisRatPersonalityRat is a megalomaniacal rat, who is frequently critical of the strip s style and artwork, as well as the other characters in his and other… …

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  • 7 That Guy with the Glasses — ThatGuyWithTheGlasses.com The Nostalgia Critic, Doug Walker Genre Reviews, satire, physical comedy Created by Mi …

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  • 8 Commedia All'italiana —    Film genre. Comedy had always occupied a prominent place in Italian cinema, but from the late 1950s Italians began to see on their screens a new and more particular sort of comedy, which soon came to be known as commedia all italiana, comedy… …

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  • 9 Commedia All'italiana —    Film genre. Comedy had always occupied a prominent place in Italian cinema, but from the late 1950s Italians began to see on their screens a new and more particular sort of comedy, which soon came to be known as commedia all italiana, comedy… …

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  • 10 quid|di|ty — «KWIHD uh tee», noun, plural ties. 1. that which makes a thing what it is; essence: »The quiddity…of poetry as distinguished from prose (Thomas De Quincey). 2. a distinction of no importance; quibble: »How now, how now, mad wag! What, in thy… …

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  • 11 Weed control — is the botanical component of pest control, stopping weeds from reaching a mature stage of growth when they could be harmful to domesticated plants and livestock by physical and chemical methods. In order to reduce weed growth, many weed control… …

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  • 12 Physiology of dinosaurs — Note: In this article dinosaur means non avian dinosaur, since most experts regard birds as an advanced group of dinosaurs. The physiology of dinosaurs has historically been a controversial subject, particularly thermoregulation. Recently, many… …

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  • 13 Cheque — A Canadian cheque …

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  • 14 Business and Industry Review — ▪ 1999 Introduction Overview        Annual Average Rates of Growth of Manufacturing Output, 1980 97, Table Pattern of Output, 1994 97, Table Index Numbers of Production, Employment, and Productivity in Manufacturing Industries, Table (For Annual… …

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  • 15 1990s — 90s redirects here. For decades comprising years 81–90 of other centuries, see List of decades. This article is about the decade. For the band, see 1990s (band) …

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  • 16 Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… …

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  • 17 Heliciculture — (snail farming) is the process of farming or raising snails.HistoryRoasted snail shells have been found in archaeological excavations, an indication that snails have been eaten since prehistoric times [ [http://watarts.uwaterloo.ca/… …

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  • 18 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 19 Norway — /nawr way/, n. Norwegian, Norge. a kingdom in N Europe, in the W part of the Scandinavian Peninsula. 4,404,456; 124,555 sq. mi. (322,597 sq. km). Cap.: Oslo. * * * Norway Introduction Norway Background: Despite its neutrality, Norway was not able …

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  • 20 List of Asterix characters — Some characters of Asterix. In the front row are the main Gaulish characters, plus Julius Caesar and Cleopatra. This is a list of characters in the Asterix comics. Contents 1 …

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