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  • 1 martinet — n. Precisian, formalist, strict or severe disciplinarian …

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  • 2 martinet — n strict or severe disciplinarian, rigid formalist, stickler; hard master, taskmaster, drillmas ter, drill sergeant, drill instructor, DI; slave driver, oppressor, Simon Legree …

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  • 3 rigid — rigidity, rigidness, n. rigidly, adv. /rij id/, adj. 1. stiff or unyielding; not pliant or flexible; hard: a rigid strip of metal. 2. firmly fixed or set. 3. inflexible, strict, or severe: a rigid disciplinarian; rigid rules of social behavior. 4 …

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  • 4 rigid — /ˈrɪdʒəd / (say rijuhd) adjective 1. stiff or unyielding; not pliant or flexible; hard. 2. firmly fixed, set, or not moving. 3. inflexible, strict, or severe: a rigid discipline; a rigid disciplinarian. 4. rigorously strict regarding opinion or… …

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  • 5 Alexander Morrison (headmaster) — Alexander Morrison (3 February 1829 – 31 May 1903) was Headmaster of Scotch College, Melbourne, Australia, for 47 years. Morrison was born near Forres, Scotland. His father, Donald Morrison, a farmer of good education who became factor to Sir… …

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  • 6 MORRISON, Alexander (1829-1903) — headmaster of Scotch College, Melbourne was born near Forres, Scotland, on 3 February 1829. His father, Donald Morrison, a farmer of good education who became factor to Sir Thomas Dick Lauder, married Catherine Fraser, a woman of strong Christian …

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  • 7 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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  • 8 The Carmelite Order —     The Carmelite Order     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Carmelite Order     One of the mendicant orders.     Origin     The date of the foundation of the Order of Our Lady of Mount Carmel has been under discussion from the fourteenth century to …

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  • 9 rigid — 1 *stiff, inflexible, tense, stark, wooden Analogous words: *firm, hard, solid: compact, *close: tough, tenacious, *strong Antonyms: elastic Contrasted words: resilient, flexible, supple, springy (see ELASTIC) 2 …

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  • 10 Severity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Severity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 severity severity Sgm: N 1 strictness strictness harshness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 rigor rigor stringency austerity Sgm: N 1 inclemency inclemency …

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  • 11 List of South Park families — The following are fictional characters in the animated TV series South Park. They are all relatives of the main characters. Contents 1 The Marshes 1.1 Stan Marsh 1.2 Randy and Sharon Marsh 1.3 Shelley M …

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  • 12 rigid — adjective Etymology: Middle English rigide, from Latin rigidus, from rigēre to be stiff Date: 15th century 1. a. deficient in or devoid of flexibility < rigid price controls > < a rigid bar of metal > b. appearing stiff and unyielding < his face… …

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  • 13 Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig — Douglas Haig redirects here. See also Douglas Haig (disambiguation). The Earl Haig Earl Haig Nickname …

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  • 14 severity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Strictness Nouns 1. severity; strictness, harshness, rigor, stringency, austerity, straight face; ill treatment; inclemency, pitilessness, arrogance. See insolence, violence, authority. 2. (strict rule)… …

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  • 15 Aes Sedai — The Aes Sedai are a society in the fictional universe of Robert Jordan s The Wheel of Time book series. Brief history In the Age of LegendsIn the relatively utopian society of the Age of Legends, men and women with the ability to channel used the …

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  • 16 Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich of Russia — Infobox Russian Royalty|grand duke name = Sergei Mikhailovich title =Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich of Russia imgw = 200px caption = imperial house = House of Holstein Gottorp Romanov father =Grand Duke Michael Nikolaevich of Russia mother… …

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  • 17 List of supporting Harry Potter characters — The following are supporting characters in the Harry Potter series written by J. K. Rowling. Contents 1 The Dursleys 1.1 Vernon Dursley 1.2 Petunia Dursley 1.3 Dudley Dursley …

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  • 18 authoritarian — [adj] domineering absolute, authoritative, autocratic, despotic, dictatorial, disciplinarian, doctrinaire, dogmatic, harsh, imperious, magisterial, rigid, severe, strict, totalitarian, tyrannical, unyielding; concepts 319,401 Ant. democratic,… …

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  • 19 St. Ignatius Loyola —     St. Ignatius Loyola     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Ignatius Loyola     Youngest son of Don Beltrán Yañez de Oñez y Loyola and Marina Saenz de Lieona y Balda (the name López de Recalde, though accepted by the Bollandist Father Pien, is a… …

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  • 20 Shmuel Gonen — Shmuel Gorodish Gonen (1930 – 30 September 1991) was an Israeli general and Chief of the Southern Command of the Israel Defense Forces during the Yom Kippur War.Early lifeBorn in Lithuania, Gonen immigrated to the British Mandate of Palestine… …

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