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  • 1 house servant — noun a servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household • Syn: ↑domestic, ↑domestic help • Hypernyms: ↑servant, ↑retainer • Hyponyms: ↑ayah, ↑home h …

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  • 2 house — I. noun /haʊs / (say hows) (plural houses /haʊzəz / (say howzuhz)) 1. a building for people to live in, usually one which is self contained and designed for a single family. 2. a place of lodgement, rest, etc., as of an animal. 3. a household. 4 …

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  • 3 House Stark — is a fictional noble family from George R. R. Martin s A Song of Ice and Fire . Several of the main point of view characters of the series are members of House Stark. House Stark is the principal noble house in the North; many lesser houses are… …

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  • 4 House of Five Leaves — Cover of the first volume as released by Viz Media. さらい屋五葉 Genre Action …

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  • 5 Servant Mouse — Conservation status Endangered (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 6 House with Chimaeras — The front façade of the House with Chimaeras General information Architectural style Art Nouveau …

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  • 7 House mouse — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) …

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  • 8 House Bolton — is a fictional family in George R. R. Martin s epic fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire. They are bannermen to House Stark. The Boltons are an old line descended from the First Men and dating back to the age of Heroes. Their sigil is a flayed… …

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  • 9 house|boy — «HOWS BOY», noun. a boy or man employed as a servant in a house, usually a native of Asia or Africa …

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  • 10 house|maid — «HOWS MAYD», noun. a woman servant who does housework …

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  • 11 House of Haldane (fictional) — The House of Haldane is a fictional royal family in the Deryni series of historical fantasy novels by Katherine Kurtz. For most of the series, the Haldanes are the ruling family of the Kingdom of Gwynedd, and members of the family most often… …

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  • 12 servant — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ devoted, faithful, loyal, trusted ▪ humble, obedient ▪ good ▪ He has been a good servant …

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  • 13 Servant — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Servant >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 subject subject liegeman Sgm: N 1 servant servant retainer follower henchman servitor domestic menial help lady help employe …

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  • 14 House of Commons of the United Kingdom — Infobox Legislature name = The Honourable the Commons of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Parliament assembled coa pic = House of Commons logo.png coa pic = session room = House of Commons.jpg house type = Lower House… …

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  • 15 servant — ser|vant W2 [ˈsə:vənt US ˈsə:r ] n [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin: , present participle of servir; SERVE1] 1.) someone, especially in the past, who was paid to clean someone s house, cook for them, answer the door etc, and who often lived …

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  • 16 House of the Virgin Mary — Exterior of the restored house now serving as a chapel (For the alternative house of the Virgin Mary located in Loreto, Italy, see Shrine of the Holy House) The House of the Virgin Mary (Turkish: Meryemana or Meryem Ana Evi, Mother Mary s House ) …

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  • 17 House of Crnojević — Crnojević Црнојевићи Country   …

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  • 18 House of Romanov — Royal house surname =House of Holstein Gottorp Romanov estate =Russia coat of arms = country =Russia parent house =House of Oldenburg titles =Tsar (before 1721) Emperor (since 1721) founder =Michael of Russia final ruler =Nicholas II current head …

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  • 19 servant — n. 1 a person who has undertaken (usu. in return for stipulated pay) to carry out the orders of an individual or corporate employer, esp. a person employed in a house on domestic duties or as a personal attendant. 2 a devoted follower, a person… …

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  • 20 servant — noun (C) 1 someone who is paid to clean someone s house, cook for them, answer the door etc 2 servant of sth/sb someone who is controlled by someone or something: Are we the masters or the servants of computers? see also: civil servant …

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