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  • 1 wear — I. v. a. 1. Carry (upon the person), bear, have on. 2. Bear, have an appearance of, exhibit in appearance. 3. Use up by having upon one. 4. Impair (by use), waste, consume by use, use up, wear away, wear out. 5. Impair, waste, diminish, consume… …

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  • 2 2006 FIFA World Cup controversies — The 2006 FIFA World Cup generated various controversies, including onfield disputes, critiques of official decisions, and team salary issues. Most centered around specific refereeing decisions, which led many of the world s media to claim that… …

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  • 3 international 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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  • 4 Near East — The original Near East; that is, the Ottoman Empire at the beginning of the eastern question. The term is only meaningful as a contrast to Far East. Much of the original extent is south; moreover, countries such as Greece disavow any association… …

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  • 5 Keith Miller — For other people named Keith Miller, see Keith Miller (disambiguation). Keith Miller Personal information Full name Keith Ross Miller Born 28 November 1919(1919 …

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  • 6 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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  • 7 time — 1 /taIm/ noun TIME 1 (U) something that is measured in minutes, hours, years etc using clocks: a machine that can travel through time | The basic unit of time, the second, was redefined in 1967. | time passes/goes by: time goes by so quickly… …

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  • 8 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 9 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 10 Norm O'Neill — For the composer, see Norman O Neill. Norm O Neill Personal information Full name Norman Clifford O Neill Born 19 February 1937(1937 02 19) Carlton, New South Wales, Australia Died 3 March 2008(2008 03 03) (aged 71) Sydney, New South Wales,… …

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  • 11 How The Mighty Fall — Album par Mark Owen Sortie 18 avril 2005 Enregistrement En plusieurs fois Durée 39:39 (version britannique) 56:02 (version européenne) Genre(s) …

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  • 12 How the Mighty Fall — Album par Mark Owen Sortie 18 avril 2005 Enregistrement En plusieurs fois Durée 39:39 (version britannique) 56:02 (version européenne) Genre …

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  • 13 History of the Walloon Movement — The history of the Walloon movement starts in 1880, a date which historians agree to take as the initial benchmark. Prior to the Walloon Movement as a political phenomenon, there were, from 1856, literary and folkloric movements based around the… …

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  • 14 Jim Morrison — Portrait de Jim Morrison. Nom James Douglas Morrison Naissance 8 décembre  …

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  • 15 List of Late Night with Conan O'Brien sketches — For a list of sketches that debuted on The Tonight Show with Conan O Brien, see List of The Tonight Show with Conan O Brien sketches. The following is a list of sketches which debuted on Late Night with Conan O Brien on NBC. Contents 1 Late Night …

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  • 16 Australia — /aw strayl yeuh/, n. 1. a continent SE of Asia, between the Indian and the Pacific oceans. 18,438,824; 2,948,366 sq. mi. (7,636,270 sq. km). 2. Commonwealth of, a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, consisting of the federated states and… …

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  • 17 education — /ej oo kay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of imparting or acquiring general knowledge, developing the powers of reasoning and judgment, and generally of preparing oneself or others intellectually for mature life. 2. the act or process of… …

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  • 18 Russia — • Geography and history Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Russia     Russia     † Catholic E …

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  • 19 W. H. R. Rivers — Photograph of Rivers taken by Henry Maull Born 12 March 1864(1864 03 12) …

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  • 20 While You Were Out — infobox television show name = While You Were Out caption = While You Were Out format = Reality runtime = 60 Minutes creator = starring = Anna Bocci Teresa Strasser Evan Farmer country = USA network = TLC first aired = July 6, 2002 last aired =… …

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