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  • 1 Mass of Paul VI — This article is about the post Vatican II changes to the Mass; for an explanation of the current structure of the Mass, see Mass (liturgy). The Mass of Pope Paul VI is the liturgy of the Catholic Mass of the Roman Rite promulgated by Paul VI in… …

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  • 2 Mass line — Part of the Politics series on Maoism …

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  • 3 mass — [[t]mæ̱s[/t]] ♦♦ masses, massing, massed 1) N SING: N of n A mass of things is a large number of them grouped together. On his desk is a mass of books and papers. 2) N SING: N of n A mass of something is a large amount of it …

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  • 4 mass — mass1 W2 [mæs] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(large amount)¦ 2¦(crowd)¦ 3 the masses 4 the mass of people/the population/workers etc 5¦(church ceremony)¦ 6¦(science)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Sense: 1 2,5 6; Date: 1300 1400; : French; Origin: masse, from Latin …

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  • 5 mass — mass1 [ mæs ] noun *** ▸ 1 large quantity/number ▸ 2 something without clear shape ▸ 3 large number of people ▸ 4 religious ceremony ▸ 5 scientific use 1. ) count a large quantity or number: mass of: We need to turn this mass of evidence into a… …

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  • 6 mass — I UK [mæs] / US noun Word forms mass : singular mass plural masses *** 1) a) [countable] a large quantity or number mass of: We need to turn this mass of evidence into a coherent argument. There s a mass of competing anti virus programs you can… …

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  • 7 mass — 1 noun 1 LARGE AMOUNT a) (C) a large amount of a substance, liquid, or gas, that does not have a clear shape: The food had all congealed into a sticky mass. (+ of): A mass of almost pure white cloud lay below us. b) a mass of a large amount or… …

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  • 8 mass — 1. noun /mæs,mæs/ a) The Eucharist, now especially in Roman Catholicism. And if it were not for theſe Principles the Bodies of the Earth, Planets, Comets, Sun, and all things in them would grow cold and freeze, and become inactive Maſſes ; . b)… …

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  • 9 People — pp semi protected|small=yesAn English NounThe English noun people has two distinct fields of application: * as a countable noun, a group of humans, either with unspecified traits, or specific characteristics (e.g. the people of Spain or the… …

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  • 10 people — n. & v. n. 1 (usu. as pl.) a persons composing a community, tribe, race, nation, etc. (the English people; a warlike people; the peoples of the Commonwealth). b a group of persons of a usu. specified kind (the chosen people; these people here;… …

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  • 11 mass — mæs n. large amount of unspecified size; greatness of size, bulk, magnitude; lump; crowd, common people; abundance, overflow v. amass, collect; condense; assemble into one group; concentrate or be concentrated; throng, crowd adj. relating to or… …

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  • 12 mass hysteria — collective hysteria, uncontrollable outburst of emotion exhibited by a mass of people, exaggerated emotional response affecting a group of persons …

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  • 13 mass media —    Means of communication to a large population a mass of people. These generally include newspapers, magazines, radio, or television. Also see ephemera, new media, and popular culture …

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  • 14 Mass psychogenic illness — (MPI), also called mass sociogenic illness,[1] is “the rapid spread of illness signs and symptoms affecting members of a cohesive group, originating from a nervous system disturbance involving excitation, loss or alteration of function, whereby… …

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  • 15 Mass Observation — was a United Kingdom social research organisation founded in 1937. Their work ended in the mid 1960s but was revived in 1981. The Archive is housed at the University of Sussex. Mass Observation aimed to record everyday life in Britain through a… …

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  • 16 Mass Romantic — Studio album by The New Pornographers Released November 21, 2000 …

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  • 17 People's Liberation Army —   中国人民解放军   Emblem of the People s Liberation Army Founded August 1, 1927 Service branches …

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  • 18 Mass collaboration — is a form of collective action that occurs when large numbers of people work independently on a single project, often modular in its nature. Such projects typically take place on the internet using social software and computer supported… …

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  • 19 People's correspondent — People s Correspondents, are a kind of amateur proletarian journalists who have filed reports from the frontlines about the march toward communism since the early years of the Soviet Union. Originally initiated by Vladimir Lenin as a tool for… …

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  • 20 mass market — ➔ market1 * * * Ⅰ. mass market UK US noun [C, usually singular] MARKETING, COMMERCE ► a market of as many people as possible, not just people with a lot of money or particular needs or interests: »There s no mass market for the magazine. »They… …

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