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  • 1 Plaguing — Plague Plague, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Plagued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Plaguing}.] 1. To infest or afflict with disease, calamity, or natural evil of any kind. [1913 Webster] Thus were they plagued And worn with famine. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: To …

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  • 2 plaguing — Synonyms and related words: aggravating, annoying, blandishment, bothering, bothersome, buttonholing, cajolement, cajolery, cajoling, chafing, coaxing, demanding, disquieting, distressful, distressing, disturbing, dunning, exasperating, fretting …

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  • 3 plaguing — adj. annoying, irritating; bothersome, harassing pleɪg n. epidemic, widespread disease, pestilence; nuisance, annoyance, pest v. bother, harass; annoy, pester …

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  • 4 20th Century Boys — Infobox animanga/Header name = 20th Century Boys caption = Volume 1 cover (Japanese version) ja name = 20世紀少年 ja name trans = Nijyusseiki Shōnen genre = Sci fi, MysteryInfobox animanga/Manga title = author = Naoki Urasawa publisher =… …

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  • 5 Nightmare (Marvel Comics) — Nightmare Cover art for Incredible Hercules #118. Art by John Romita, Jr. Publication information Publisher Marvel Comics …

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  • 6 Madmoiselle de Scuderi — E. T. A. Hoffmann s novella, Mademoiselle de Scudéri . A Tale from the Times of Louis XIV [ Das Fräulein von Scuderi . Erzählung aus dem Zeitalter Ludwig des Vierzehnten ] , was first published in 1819 in Yearbook for 1820. Dedicated to Love and… …

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  • 7 List of Magic: The Gathering characters: J — The fictional multiverse of the Wizards of the Coast Magic: The Gathering trading card game, introduced in 1993, has many characters. This alphabetic list includes characters to which the flavor text on the cards is atributted or who are… …

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  • 8 Painfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Capability of giving pain PARAG:Painfulness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 painfulness painfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 trouble trouble care &c.(pain) 828 Sgm: N 1 trial trial Sgm: N 1 affliction affliction infliction …

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  • 9 plague — [[t]ple͟ɪg[/t]] plagues, plaguing, plagued 1) N COUNT: oft supp N A plague is a very infectious disease that spreads quickly and kills large numbers of people. A cholera plague had been killing many prisoners of war at the time. Syn: epidemic 2)… …

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  • 10 plague — 1 noun 1 (C, U) an attack of a disease that causes death and spreads quickly to a large number of people: Europe suffered many plagues in the Middle Ages. 2 (U) also the plague a very infectious disease that produces high fever and swellings on… …

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  • 11 Socialisme ou barbarisme —    Formed by a faction defecting from the French wing of the Fourth International, Socialisme ou Barbarisme (Socialism or Barbarism) offered from 1948 to 1966 a Marxist analysis of society at odds with orthodox Trotskyite and Leninist ideas.… …

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  • 12 Plague — Plague, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Plagued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Plaguing}.] 1. To infest or afflict with disease, calamity, or natural evil of any kind. [1913 Webster] Thus were they plagued And worn with famine. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: To vex;… …

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  • 13 Plagued — Plague Plague, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Plagued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Plaguing}.] 1. To infest or afflict with disease, calamity, or natural evil of any kind. [1913 Webster] Thus were they plagued And worn with famine. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: To …

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  • 14 Plaguily — Pla gui*ly, adv. In a plaguing manner; vexatiously; extremely. [Colloq.] Ronsard is so plaguily stiff and stately. Landor. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 plague — I. noun Etymology: Middle English plage, from Late Latin plaga, from Latin, blow; akin to Latin plangere to strike more at plaint Date: 14th century 1. a. a disastrous evil or affliction ; calamity b. a destructively numerous influx < a plague of …

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  • 16 Blue law — A blue law is a type of law in the United States and Canada designed to enforce moral standards, particularly the observance of Sunday as a day of worship or rest, and a restriction on Sunday shopping. Most have been repealed, declared… …

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  • 17 People's Republic of China — Infobox Country native name = zh. 中华人民共和国 (Simplified Chinese characters) zh. 中華人民共和國 (Traditional Chinese characters) Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó conventional long name = People s Republic of China common name = People s Republic of China symbol… …

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  • 18 Politics of Cyprus — Politics of the Republic of Cyprus takes place in a framework of a presidential representative democratic republic, whereby the President of Cyprus is both head of state and head of government, and of a multi party system. Executive power is… …

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  • 19 History of Ecuador — This is the history of Ecuador. See also the history of South America and the history of present day nations and states.Pre Columbian EcuadorEcuador offers little archeological evidence of its pre Hispanic civilizations. Nonetheless, its most… …

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  • 20 F-14 Tomcat — infobox Aircraft name= F 14 Tomcat caption= An F 14A Tomcat from the USS Nimitz during Operation Southern Watch type= Interceptor/multi role Fighter aircraft manufacturer= Grumman Northrop Grumman first flight= 21 December 1970 introduction=… …

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