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  • 1inward-looking — inward .looking adj an inward looking person or group is more interested in themselves than in other people used to show disapproval …

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  • 2inward-looking — adjective not interested in other people or things that do not affect you …

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  • 3inward-looking — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ self absorbed or insular …

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  • 4inward-looking — UK US adjective not interested in other people or things that do not affect you Thesaurus: selfish, greedy and not generoussynonym …

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  • 5inward-looking — ADJ GRADED (disapproval) If you describe a people or society as inward looking, you mean that they are more interested in themselves than in other people or societies. ...an insular and inward looking community that doesn t like to be told what… …

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  • 6inward-looking — adjective an inward looking person or group is more interested in themselves than in other people: an inward looking and isolated country community …

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  • 7inward-looking — UK / US adjective not interested in other people or things that do not affect you …

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  • 8Inward Parts — Infobox Album | Name = Inward Parts Type = Album Artist = The Others Released = October 31, 2005 Recorded = Genre = Indie Length = Label = Lime Records Producer = Reviews = Last album = The Others (2005) This album = Inward Parts (2006) Next… …

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  • 9Economic Affairs — ▪ 2006 Introduction In 2005 rising U.S. deficits, tight monetary policies, and higher oil prices triggered by hurricane damage in the Gulf of Mexico were moderating influences on the world economy and on U.S. stock markets, but some other… …

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  • 10Import substitution industrialization — (also called ISI) is a trade and economic policy based on the premise that a country should attempt to reduce its foreign dependency through the local production of industrialized products. Adopted in many Latin American countries from the 1930s… …

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  • 11international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 12interior design — 1. the design and coordination of the decorative elements of the interior of a house, apartment, office, or other structural space, including color schemes, fittings, furnishings, and sometimes architectural features. 2. the art, business, or… …

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  • 13Shoot 'em up — For the film genre, see Western (genre). For the 2007 action film, see Shoot Em Up …

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  • 14Italy — /it l ee/, n. a republic in S Europe, comprising a peninsula S of the Alps, and Sicily, Sardinia, Elba, and other smaller islands: a kingdom 1870 1946. 57,534,088; 116,294 sq. mi. (301,200 sq. km). Cap.: Rome. Italian, Italia. * * * Italy… …

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  • 15Fun-Da-Mental — is a multi ethnic, British Islamic world fusion and ethno techno band formed in 1991. The style of the group mixes Eastern and Western musical and cultural influences, featuring British dance club electronics, Indian, Afro Caribbean, and… …

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  • 16Globalization — The European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany, is the central bank for the Eurozone. Globalization refers to the increasing unification of the world s economic order through reduction of such barriers to international trade as tariffs, export… …

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  • 17U2 — Infobox musical artist Name = U2 Img capt = U2 performing at Madison Square Garden in November 2005 Img size = 250 Landscape = yes Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Dublin, Ireland Genre = Rock, post punk, alternative rock Years active …

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  • 18analytic philosophy — n. a 20th cent. philosophic movement characterized by its method of analyzing concepts and statements in the light of common experience and ordinary language so as to eliminate confusions of thought and resolve many traditional philosophical… …

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  • 19Peter Cooper Village—Stuyvesant Town — is a large private residential development on the East Side of the borough of Manhattan in New York City. One of the most iconic and successful of post war private housing communitiesFact|date=June 2007, Stuyvesant Town was planned in 1943. [… …

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  • 20Border Crossing (novel) — 1st edition cover (Viking) Border Crossing is a novel written by English author Pat Barker, and first published in 2001. The novel explores the controversial issue of children who have committed murder, in particular the aftermath after their… …

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