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  • 1 life — n 1. existence, being, animateness, viability, flesh and blood, substantiality; lifetime, days, generation, life span; duration of life, life expectancy, longevity. 2. the human condition, vicissitudes, ups and downs; trials and tribulations, the …

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  • 2 Pills against the Ageless Ills — Infobox Album | Name = Pills against the Ageless Ills Type = Album Artist = Solefald Released = September 19, 2001 Recorded = July August 2000 Genre = Avant garde metal Black metal Length = 46:09 Label = Century Media Producer = Lar Erik Westbye… …

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  • 3 Quarter-life crisis — The quarterlife crisis (QLC) is a term applied to the period of life immediately following the major changes of adolescence, usually ranging from the early twenties to the early thirties. The term is named by analogy with mid life crisis. It is… …

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  • 4 The Revolution of Everyday Life — is a 1967 book by Raoul Vaneigem, Belgian author, philosopher and former member of the Situationist International (1961 1970). In French the title of the work was more elaborate: Traité du savoir vivre à l’usage des jeunes générations , or… …

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  • 5 The Moral Philosopher and the Moral Life — was an essay by the philosopher William James, which he first delivered as a lecture to the Yale Philosophical Club, in 1891. It was later included in the collection, The Will to Believe and other Essays in Popular Philosophy. James essay… …

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  • 6 A Slice of Life (short story) — A Slice of Life is a short story by the British comic writer P. G. Wodehouse. A part of the Mr. Mulliner series, the story was first published in 1926 in Strand Magazine , and appeared almost simultaneously in Liberty in the United States. [… …

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  • 7 Giacomo Leopardi — Giacomo Taldegardo Francesco di Sales Saverio Pietro Leopardi Born June 29, 1798(1798 06 29) Recanat …

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  • 8 Karma in Jainism — (Sanskrit: कर्म, kär mə, kär mən, Prakrit: कम्म, kä mmə) refers not only to the actions and deeds that are part of the cause and effect mechanism that results in a cycle of re births and re incarnation, but also to the subtle karmic particles… …

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  • 9 Polish American — A Polish American is an American citizen of Polish descent. There are an estimated 10 million Americans of Polish descent. More than one million Poles immigrated to the United States, primarily during the late 19th and early 20th century. Exact… …

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  • 10 Bouts-Rimés — Bouts Rimés, literally (from the French) rhymed ends , the name given to a kind of poetic game defined by Addison, in the Spectator , as lists of words that rhyme to one another, drawn up by another hand, and given to a poet, who was to make a… …

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  • 11 adversity — n. Misfortune, calamity, affliction, trouble, suffering, woe, disaster, distress, misery, ill luck, bad luck, broken fortunes, hard life, frowns of fortune, reverses of fortune, hard times, ill fate, ills of life, a sea of troubles …

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  • 12 Glorious — Glo ri*ous, a. [OF. glorios, glorious, F. glorieux, fr. L. gloriosus. See {Glory}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. Exhibiting attributes, qualities, or acts that are worthy of or receive glory; noble; praiseworthy; excellent; splendid; illustrious;… …

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  • 13 Gloriously — Glorious Glo ri*ous, a. [OF. glorios, glorious, F. glorieux, fr. L. gloriosus. See {Glory}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. Exhibiting attributes, qualities, or acts that are worthy of or receive glory; noble; praiseworthy; excellent; splendid;… …

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  • 14 Gloriousness — Glorious Glo ri*ous, a. [OF. glorios, glorious, F. glorieux, fr. L. gloriosus. See {Glory}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. Exhibiting attributes, qualities, or acts that are worthy of or receive glory; noble; praiseworthy; excellent; splendid;… …

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  • 15 PHILOSOPHISM, FRENCH —    a philosophy such as the philosophers of France gave instances of, founded on the notion and cultivated in the belief that scientific knowledge is the sovereign remedy for the ills of life, summed up in two articles first, that a lie cannot be …

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  • 16 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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  • 17 John Spike — John Thomas Spike (born November 8, 1951 in New York City) is an American art historian, author, and consultant, specializing in the Italian Renaissance and Baroque periods. He is also a prominent contemporary art critic and past director of the… …

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  • 18 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 19 HEBREW LITERATURE, MODERN — definition and scope beginnings periodization …

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  • 20 Pandora — In Greek mythology, Pandora (from Greek: polytonic|Πανδώρα, giver of all, all endowed [ [http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi bin/ptext?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A1999.04.0057%3Aentry%3D%2377339 Pandora, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A Greek English… …

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