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  • 1 Events leading to the Falklands War — There were many events leading to the 1982 Falklands War ( Guerra de Malvinas in Spanish) between the United Kingdom and Argentina over possession of the Falkland Islands ( Islas Malvinas ) and South Georgia ( Georgia del Sur ).BackgroundThe… …

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  • 2 Militant tendency — the Militant logo The Militant tendency was an entrist group within the British Labour Party based around the Militant newspaper that was first published in 1964. It described its politics as descended from Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels, Vladimir… …

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  • 3 On the Tendency of Species to form Varieties; and on the Perpetuation of Varieties and Species by Natural Means of Selection — is the title of a joint presentation of two scientific papers to the Linnean Society of London on 1 July 1858; On The Tendency of Varieties to Depart Indefinitely from the Original Type by Alfred Russel Wallace and an Extract from an unpublished… …

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  • 4 On the Tendency of Varieties to Depart Indefinitely from the Original Type — Die erste Seite des Ternate Manuskriptes aus der Veröffentlichung im Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society: Zoology vom 20. August 1858 Als Ternate Manuskript (englisch: „Ternate essay“) wird ein mit „Ternate, Februar, 1858“… …

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  • 5 Permanent Revolution Tendency — Permanent Revolution is a revolutionary Trotskyist group which was formed after 24 people were expelled from the League for the Fifth International (L5I) in July 2006. It takes its name from Leon Trotsky s theory of permanent revolution.… …

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  • 6 trend — /trend/, n. 1. the general course or prevailing tendency; drift: trends in the teaching of foreign languages; the trend of events. 2. style; vogue: the new trend in women s apparel. 3. the general direction followed by a road, river, coastline,… …

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  • 7 Workers Resistance — ( uk. Robitnichi Sprotiv) is a Trotskyist political party in Ukraine. It is a member of the Committee for a Workers International (CWI).The party was founded in 1994.FraudIn February 2000, leading members of Workers Resistance began contacting… …

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  • 8 trend — [[t]trɛnd[/t]] n. 1) the general course or prevailing tendency; drift: the trend of events[/ex] 2) style; vogue: the new trend in women s apparel[/ex] 3) the general direction followed by a road, river, coastline, or the like 4) to have a general …

    From formal English to slang

  • 9 trend — /trɛnd / (say trend) noun 1. the general course, drift, or tendency: the trend of events. 2. the general direction which a road, river, coastline, or the like, tends to take. 3. style; fashion. –verb (i) 4. to tend to take a particular direction; …

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  • 10 tide — tide1 [ taıd ] noun ** 1. ) count the way that the level of the ocean regularly rises and falls during the day. The tide comes in or rises, then it turns and goes out or falls, and then turns again. At its highest point the tide is in and it is… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 tide — I UK [taɪd] / US noun Word forms tide : singular tide plural tides ** 1) [countable] the way that the level of the sea regularly rises and falls during the day. The tide comes in or rises, then it turns and goes out or falls, and then turns again …

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  • 12 Cerebus the Aardvark — Cerebus redirects here. You may be looking for Cerberus. Cerebus the Aardvark Cover to Cerebus issues 112 and 113, from 1988. Art by Dave Sim and Gerhard Publication information …

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  • 13 tide — n. 1. Rise and fall of the sea. 2. Current, stream. 3. Course, current, stream, tendency of events, direction of influences, concurrence of influences …

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  • 14 2006 in comics — EventsJanuary*January 1 2006: Newsweek offer a look back at 2005 through editorial cartoons. [http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/10498632/ Newsweek] *January 2 2006: Enquirer cartoonist Jim Borgman starts a blog to detail his creative process.… …

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  • 15 Nullification Crisis — Events leading to the U.S. Civil War Northwest Ordinance Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions Missouri Compromise …

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  • 16 1986 in the United Kingdom — Events from the year 1986 in the United Kingdom.Incumbents*Monarch HM Queen Elizabeth II *Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, ConservativeEvents*4 January Phil Lynott, the former lead singer of rock band Thin Lizzy, dies in Salisbury Hospital at… …

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  • 17 2006 in Information Technology — EventsAnniversaries3rd quarter 2006 summaryThe same long term factors influenced 3Q06 as other recent quarters. But their effect is perhaps a little clearer:#The dramatic build out of fibre optic cables in the 1990s enabled an extraordinary… …

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  • 18 List of cognitive biases — A cognitive bias is a pattern of poor judgment, often triggered by a particular situation. Identifying poor judgment, or more precisely, a deviation in judgment, requires a standard for comparison, i.e. good judgment . In scientific… …

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  • 19 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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  • 20 Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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