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  • 1 anthropoid — a. Manlike, resembling man, anthropomorphic, having a human or manlike form …

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  • 2 Chovot ha-Levavot — or Chovos ha Levavos, (Hebrew: he. חובות הלבבות, English: Duties of the Heart), is the primary work of the Jewish philosopher Bahya ibn Paquda, full name Bahya ben Joseph ibn Pakuda . Ibn Paquda was a Jewish philosopher and rabbi who seemly lived …

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  • 3 Chovot HaLevavot — or Ḥovot HaLebabot, (Hebrew: חובות הלבבות, English: Duties of the Heart), is the primary work of the Jewish philosopher Bahya ibn Paquda, full name Bahya ben Joseph ibn Pakuda. Ibn Paquda was a Jewish philosopher and rabbi who seemly lived in… …

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  • 4 Family of Humfrey of Xanth — For more characters of the Xanth series by Piers Anthony, see List of Xanth characters. The magician Humfrey has the largest known extended family in Xanth. Characters from nearly the beginning of Xanth to many in current day Xanth are included… …

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  • 5 Evidence regarding Bigfoot — Infobox Pseudoscience topics=Zoology claims=There exists a great ape native to North America which has evaded detection in remote areas of the Pacific Northwest and other regions of North America, in contrast to the mainstream view that no such… …

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  • 6 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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  • 7 biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …

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  • 8 Africa — /af ri keuh/, n. 1. a continent S of Europe and between the Atlantic and Indian oceans. 551,000,000; ab. 11,700,000 sq. mi. (30,303,000 sq. km). adj. 2. African. * * * I Second largest continent on Earth. It is bounded by the Mediterranean Sea,… …

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  • 9 Carl Linnaeus — Linneus redirects here. For other uses of Linnaeus/Linneus or Linné/Linne, see Linnaeus (disambiguation). For his less well known son, L.f., see Carl Linnaeus the Younger …

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  • 10 culture — /kul cheuhr/, n., v., cultured, culturing. n. 1. the quality in a person or society that arises from a concern for what is regarded as excellent in arts, letters, manners, scholarly pursuits, etc. 2. that which is excellent in the arts, manners,… …

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  • 11 List of The Elenium and The Tamuli characters — Faran redirects here. For the desert, see Desert of Paran. Below is a list of fictional characters appearing in The Elenium and The Tamuli, fantasy series written by David Eddings. For the various races, also read Major Races of Eosia and Tamul… …

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  • 12 Sabriel — Infobox Book | name = Sabriel title orig = translator = image caption = Cover of Sabriel , showing the title character with her sword and bells, and the Greater Dead Adept Kerrigor. Sabriel is ringing the bell Ranna. author = Garth Nix… …

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  • 13 List of YuYu Hakusho episodes (season 2) — YuYu Hakusho Season 2 The first DVD collection for the saga, released on July 27, 2004. Country of origin Japan …

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  • 14 -oid — suffix forming adjectives and nouns, denoting form or resemblance (asteroid; rhomboid; thyroid). Derivatives: oidal suffix forming adjectives. oidally suffix forming adverbs. Etymology: mod.L oides f. Gk oeides f. eidos form * * * I. ˌȯid noun… …

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  • 15 The Unicorn Chronicles — Into the Land of the Unicorns, Song of the Wanderer, Dark Whispers, The Last Hunt Author Bruce Coville Country United States Language English …

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  • 16 Zahhak — Zahak redirects here. For the city in southeastern Iran, see Zehak. Stucco in Zahhak Castle Zahhāk or Zohhāk (in Persian: ضحاک) is an evil figure in Iranian mythology, evident in ancient Iranian folklore as Aži Dahāka, the name by which he also… …

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  • 17 EVOLUTION — Although evolutionary ideas are very old, being found in the works of Greek philosophers and echoed in the aggadah and the Midrash, the main stimulus to evolutionary thought came from the theory developed at the end of the   18th century,… …

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  • 18 hu|man|oid — «HYOO muh noyd», adjective, noun. Anthropology. –adj. of human form; having human characteristics (as distinguished from a lower stage of development); manlike: »Certain traits manifest the characteristics of modern man earlier than others. The… …

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  • 19 Saturn (mythology) — Saturn (Latin: Saturnus) was a major Roman god of agriculture and harvest. In medieval times he was known as the Roman god of agriculture, justice and strength; he held a sickle in his left hand and a bundle of wheat in his right. His mother s… …

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