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  • 1 impregnable — a. 1. Unassailable, inexpugnable, not to be taken by assault, not to be stormed, secure from capture, tenable against all odds. 2. Unassailable, invulnerable, invincible, immovable, not to be shaken, irrefragable …

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  • 2 inexpugnable — a. 1. Impregnable, unassailable, not to be taken by assault, not to be stormed, secure from capture, tenable against all odds. 2. Unconquerable, invincible, not to be subdued. 3. Incontrovertible, irrefragable, impregnable, unassailable,… …

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  • 3 unassailable — a. Impregnable, inexpugnable, secure from assault, not to be taken by assault or by storm, tenable against all odds, unassaultable …

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  • 4 Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …

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  • 5 Economic Affairs — ▪ 2006 Introduction In 2005 rising U.S. deficits, tight monetary policies, and higher oil prices triggered by hurricane damage in the Gulf of Mexico were moderating influences on the world economy and on U.S. stock markets, but some other… …

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  • 6 Glossary of chess — See also: Outline of chess and Glossary of chess problems This page explains commonly used terms in chess in alphabetical order. Some of these have their own pages, like fork and pin. For a list of unorthodox chess pieces, see fairy chess… …

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  • 7 Roman Catholicism — the faith, practice, and system of government of the Roman Catholic Church. [1815 25] * * * Largest single Christian denomination in the world, with some one billion members, or about 18% of the world s population. The Roman Catholic church has… …

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  • 8 Global warming controversy — refers to a variety of disputes, significantly more pronounced in the popular media than in the scientific literature,[1][2] regarding the nature, causes, and consequences of global warming. The disputed issues involve the causes of increased… …

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  • 9 chess — chess1 /ches/, n. a game played by two persons, each with 16 pieces, on a chessboard. [1150 1200; ME < OF esches, pl. of eschec CHECK1] chess2 /ches/, n., pl. chess, chesses. one of the planks forming the roadway of a floating bridge. [1425 75;… …

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  • 10 2006 Israel–Gaza conflict — Summer Rains redirects here. For the Ditty Bops album, see Summer Rains (album). Main articles: Israel Gaza conflict, Israeli Palestinian conflict, and 2008–2009 Israel–Gaza conflict 2006 Israel Gaza conflict Part of the Second Intifada Date …

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  • 11 Battle of Ollantaytambo — Infobox Military Conflict conflict = Battle of Ollantaytambo partof = Spanish conquest of Peru caption = View of the archaeological site of Ollantaytambo. date = January 1537 place = Near Ollantaytambo, present day Peru territory = result = Inca… …

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  • 12 Eye movement in music reading — skills. A central aspect of music reading is the sequence of alternating saccades and fixations, as it is for most oculomotor tasks. Saccades are the rapid ‘flicks’ that move the eyes from location to location over a music score. Saccades are… …

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