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  • 1 experiment — I. n. 1. Trial, test, examination, assay, proof, touchstone, ordeal. 2. Organized observation, prearranged investigation, exact trial, use of experiments, experimentation. II. v. n. Make experiment, make trial …

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  • 2 Controversies surrounding Royal Dutch Shell — There have been concerns over Royal Dutch Shell over environmental and health and safety related issues as well as in respect of its businesses practices and priorities. In recent times Shell’s management has acknowledged some of these problems… …

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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 Law, Crime, and Law Enforcement — ▪ 2006 Introduction Trials of former heads of state, U.S. Supreme Court rulings on eminent domain and the death penalty, and high profile cases against former executives of large corporations were leading legal and criminal issues in 2005.… …

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  • 5 Jedwabne pogrom — The Jedwabne pogrom (pronounced [jɛdˈvabnɛ]) of July 1941 during German occupation of Poland, was a massacre (pogrom) of at least 340[1] Polish Jews of all ages. These are the official findings of the Institute of National Remembrance, confirmed… …

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  • 6 Assassination of Olof Palme — Olof Palme assassination The killing of Palme left Sweden in a state of shock. A couple of days after the assassination, the thousands of flowers left by passers by at the site of the murder formed a huge pile. Location …

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  • 7 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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  • 8 Olof Palme assassination — The assassination of Olof Palme, the Prime Minister of Sweden, took place on Friday, 28 February, 1986, in Stockholm, Sweden, at 23:21 hours Central European Time (22:21 UTC). Palme was wounded by gunshots while walking home from a cinema with… …

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  • 9 Nanking Massacre denial — Nanking Massacrev · d · e Battl …

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  • 10 India — /in dee euh/, n. 1. Hindi, Bharat. a republic in S Asia: a union comprising 25 states and 7 union territories; formerly a British colony; gained independence Aug. 15, 1947; became a republic within the Commonwealth of Nations Jan. 26, 1950.… …

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  • 11 Clarifications — The Wire episode Episode no. Season 5 Episode 8 …

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  • 12 Tlatelolco massacre — Stele dedicated to the remembrance of massacred students. The Tlatelolco massacre, also known as The Night of Tlatelolco (from a book title by the Mexican writer Elena Poniatowska), was a government massacre of student and civilian protesters and …

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  • 13 List of pipeline accidents — The following is a list of pipeline accidents: This is an incomplete list, which may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. You can help by expanding it with reliably sourced entries. Contents 1 Bel …

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  • 14 Mafia (party game) — Designer(s) Dimitry Davidoff Players 4 or more1 Age range 12 and up Skill(s) required Strategic thought Team play Social skills Roleplay 1See Basic gameplay below …

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  • 15 2008 East Timorese assassination attempts — Rebel East Timorese soldiers invaded the homes of the President and Prime Minister of East Timor on February 11, 2008, leading to the shooting and serious wounding of President José Ramos Horta, the shooting up of the car of Prime Minister Xanana …

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  • 16 Evolution —     Evolution (History and Scientific Foundation)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Evolution (History and Scientific Foundation)     The world of organisms comprises a great system of individual forms generally classified according to structural… …

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  • 17 Second Intifada — Part of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict and Arab–Israeli conflict Clockwise from above: A masked P …

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  • 18 Movladi Baisarov — (Baysarov) was a Chechen warlord and former Federal Security Service (FSB) special task unit commander. Baisarov was shot dead on the street in central Moscow by members of the Chechen extra agency guard on November 18, 2006. Contents 1 Career 2… …

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  • 19 Mesopotamia, history of — ▪ historical region, Asia Introduction  history of the region in southwestern Asia where the world s earliest civilization developed. The name comes from a Greek word meaning “between rivers,” referring to the land between the Tigris and… …

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  • 20 H. L. Hunley (submarine) — Drawing of the H. L. Hunley. Based on a photograph taken in 1863 by George S. Cook Career (C.S.A.) …

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