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  • 1 account — /euh kownt /, n. 1. an oral or written description of particular events or situations; narrative: an account of the meetings; an account of the trip. 2. an explanatory statement of conduct, as to a superior. 3. a statement of reasons, causes, etc …

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  • 2 account — I. noun Etymology: Middle English acounte, accompte, from Anglo French acunte, from acunter Date: 14th century 1. archaic reckoning, computation 2. a. a record of debit and credit entries to cover transactions involving a particular item or a… …

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  • 3 User Account Control — (UAC) is a technology and security infrastructure introduced with Microsoft s Windows Vista operating system. It aims to improve the security of Microsoft Windows by limiting application software to standard user privileges until an administrator …

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  • 4 Merchant account — A merchant account is a type of bank account that allows businesses to accept payments by debit or credit cards. A merchant account is established under an agreement between an acceptor and a merchant acquiring bank for the settlement of credit… …

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  • 5 To turn to account — Turn Turn, v. i. 1. To move round; to have a circular motion; to revolve entirely, repeatedly, or partially; to change position, so as to face differently; to whirl or wheel round; as, a wheel turns on its axis; a spindle turns on a pivot; a man… …

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  • 6 Evening Sun Turned Crimson, The — by Herbert Huncke (1980)    This is Herbert Huncke’s major book, written in notebook form in the early to mid 1960s. Compared to Huncke’s journal, this book is more thorough and appears to be less cobbled together than its predecessor. Huncke’s… …

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  • 7 Dollar Account affair — The Dollar Account affair (Hebrew: פרשת חשבון הדולרים, Parashat Heshbon HaDolarim‎) was a political scandal in Israel in 1977, following the exposure of an illegal US Dollar bank account held by Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and his wife… …

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  • 8 Trading Account Settlement —   A system of settling exchange transactions where each trade has is paid into a trading account with the exchange. At the end of the settlement period only the balance of the account has to be settled. This balance can, of course be either… …

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  • 9 Cortes's Account of the City of Mexico — ▪ Primary Source       FROM HIS SECOND LETTER TO THE EMPEROR CHARLES V.       In order, most potent Sire, to convey to your Majesty a just conception of the great extent of this noble city of Temixtitan, and of the many rare and wonderful objects …

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  • 10 turn something to good account — turn (something) to (good) account formal : to gain or profit from (something) : to take advantage of (something) Is there a way to turn this situation to good account? • • • Main Entry: ↑account * * * put/turn sth to good acˈcount …

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  • 11 turn (something) to good account — turn/use (something) to good account formal to use something to produce good results. She turned her natural curiosity to good account by becoming a detective …

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  • 12 use (something) to good account — turn/use (something) to good account formal to use something to produce good results. She turned her natural curiosity to good account by becoming a detective …

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  • 13 put something to good account — put/turn sth to good acˈcount f6 idiom (formal) to use sth in a good or helpful way • He turned his artistic talents to good account by becoming a sculptor. Main entry: ↑accountidiom …

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  • 14 Biology and sexual orientation — Sexual orientation Orientations Asexual · Bisexual · Heterosexual · Homosexual Gender based alternative concepts Androphilia and gynephilia · Human female sexuality  …

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  • 15 Imposters —     Impostors     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Impostors     Under this heading we may notice a certain number of objectionable characters who, while not of sufficient importance to claim separate treatment, have at various epochs so far achieved… …

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  • 16 Phillip Krapf — Phillip H. Krapf is a freelance author known mainly for his detailed claims to have been repeatedly abducted by an alien race known as The Verdants. In his books he alleges that the Verdants are a colonizing race spread across much of the galaxy… …

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  • 17 Classical Latin literature in the Church — Classical Latin literature has been viewed from multiple perspectives across the history of Christianity.Early periodWhen Christianity at first appeared in Rome the instruction of youth was largely confined to the study of poets and historians,… …

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  • 18 Annexation of Texas as Essential to the United States — ▪ Primary Source       One of the first attempts in the 1840s to revive the issue of the annexation of Texas was a letter written by Thomas Gilmer and published in the Madisonian on January 23, 1843. Gilmer argued that Texas, unless acquired by… …

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  • 19 Classical Latin Literature in the Church — • This article deals only with the relations of the classical literature, chiefly Latin, to the Catholic Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Classical Latin Literature in the Church     Classic …

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  • 20 Christian views on the classics — have varied widely throughout history. Contents 1 Early period 2 Medieval period 3 References 4 Source …

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