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  • 1 thrown overboard — index derelict (abandoned) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 overboard — [[t]o͟ʊvə(r)bɔː(r)d[/t]] 1) ADV: ADV after v If you fall overboard, you fall over the side of a boat into the water. His sailing instructor fell overboard and drowned during a lesson... He had jumped overboard in New York harbor and swum to shore …

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  • 3 Children Overboard Affair — See also: Australian federal election, 2001 The Children Overboard affair was an Australian political controversy involving public allegations by Howard government ministers in October 2001, in the lead up to a federal election, that sea faring… …

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  • 4 children overboard affair — noun a controversy relating to a claim that in October 2001 children were thrown overboard from a boat carrying people seeking asylum in Australia, in an attempt to force Australian navy ships to pick them up; this claim, later proven to be… …

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  • 5 Man overboard — For other uses, see Man Overboard (disambiguation). Signal flag Oscar indicates man overboard …

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  • 6 Man Overboard (Yes, Prime Minister) — Man Overboard Episode no. Series 2 Episode 1 Written by Antony Jay Jonathan Lynn Produced by Sydney Lotterby …

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  • 7 Pirate game — The pirate game is a simple mathematical game. It illustrates how, if assumptions conforming to a homo economicus model of human behaviour hold, outcomes may be surprising. It is a multi player version of the ultimatum game.The GameThere are five …

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  • 8 Zong Massacre — The Zong Massacre was the name given to the mass killing of African slaves that took place in 1781 on the Zong , a British slave ship owned by James Gregson and colleagues in a Liverpool slave trading firm. The resulting court case, brought not… …

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  • 9 List of Marvel Family enemies — Through his adventures, Fawcett Comics/DC Comics superhero Captain Marvel and his Marvel Family gained a host of enemies, including the following: Contents 1 Acrobat 2 Adolf Hitler 3 Amoeba Family …

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  • 10 The Survivors of the Chancellor — infobox Book | name = The Survivors of the Chancellor title orig = Le Chancellor translator = author = Jules Verne illustrator = cover artist = country = France language = French series = The Extraordinary Voyages genre = Adventure novel… …

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  • 11 Thomas Crisp — Infobox Military Person name= Thomas Crisp lived= 28 April 1876 – 15 August 1917 placeofbirth= Lowestoft, Suffolk placeofdeath= North Sea caption=Thomas Crisp, VC nickname= allegiance= flagicon|United Kingdom United Kingdom serviceyears= 1915 to… …

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  • 12 HM Bark Endeavour — His Majesty s Bark Endeavour was a bark in the service of the Royal Navy, built in 1764 and best known for carrying Captain James Cook on his voyage of discovery to Australia and New Zealand in 1769 71. Built as a collier in Whitby, North… …

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  • 13 Litter — is waste disposed in the wrong place by unlawful human action and can vary in size of incident, occurrence or items. It can occur as small items like wrappers, large collections of waste or scatterings of litter dispersed around public places… …

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  • 14 S. A. Andrée's Arctic balloon expedition of 1897 — was an ill fated effort to reach the North Pole in which all three expedition members perished. S. A. Andrée (1854 ndash;97), [Andrée, christened Salomon August, invariably went by his initials as an adult.] the first Swedish balloonist, proposed …

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  • 15 Cigars of the Pharaoh — (Les Cigares du pharaon) Cover of the English edition Publisher Casterman Date …

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  • 16 HMS Hermione (1782) — HMS Hermione was a 32 gun fifth rate frigate of the British Royal Navy, launched in 1782 at Teast s of Bristol, and notorious for the mutiny which took place aboard her.In the French Revolutionary Wars, she served in the West Indies, and in 1797… …

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  • 17 The Ferryman (film) — For the classical Greek ferryman see Styx Infobox Film name = The Ferryman image size = caption = Theatrical Poster For The Ferryman director = Chris Graham producer =Richard Fletcher Alan Harris Matthew Metcalfe writer = Nick Ward narrator =… …

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  • 18 Disasters — ▪ 2009 Introduction Aviation       January 23, Poland. A Spanish built CASA transport plane carrying members of the Polish air force home from a conference on flight safety in Warsaw crashes near the town of Miroslawiec; all 20 aboard are killed …

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  • 19 Jonah — For other uses, see Jonah (disambiguation). Prophet Jonah Jonah, as depicted by Michelangelo in the Sistine Chapel. Prophet, Seer, Apostle to Nineveh, Companion of the Fish …

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  • 20 List of Lexx episodes — There are four seasons of Lexx totalling 61 episodes, initially televised from 1997 (in Canada) to 2002. Contents 1 Summary 2 Episodes 2.1 Season 1 (1997) 2.2 Season 2 (1998 1999) …

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