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  • 1 Jacobin — Jac o*bin (j[a^]k [ o]*b[i^]n), n. [F. See 2d {Jack}, {Jacobite}.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Eccl. Hist.) A Dominican friar; so named because, before the French Revolution, that order had a convent in the Rue St. Jacques, Paris. [1913 Webster] 2. One of …

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  • 2 anarchist — n. Jacobin, turbulent demagogue …

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  • 3 jacobin — n. 1. Dominican, predicant, blackfriar, preaching friar, frère prêcheur. 2. Member of the Jacobin Club (radical body in the French Revolution of 1789). 3. Anarchist, red republican, turbulent demagogue …

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  • 4 United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …

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  • 5 Italy — /it l ee/, n. a republic in S Europe, comprising a peninsula S of the Alps, and Sicily, Sardinia, Elba, and other smaller islands: a kingdom 1870 1946. 57,534,088; 116,294 sq. mi. (301,200 sq. km). Cap.: Rome. Italian, Italia. * * * Italy… …

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  • 6 ancient Rome — ▪ ancient state, Europe, Africa, and Asia Introduction       the state centred on the city of Rome. This article discusses the period from the founding of the city and the regal period, which began in 753 BC, through the events leading to the… …

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  • 7 Huey Long — Infobox Governor name= Huey P. Long small order= 40th office= Governor of Louisiana term start= May 28, 1928 term end= January 25, 1932 lieutenant= Paul Narcisse Cyr predecessor= Oramel H. Simpson successor= Alvin Olin King birth date= birth… …

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  • 8 Glenn Beck — Beck speaking at the Values Voter Summit in 2011 …

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  • 9 France — /frans, frahns/; Fr. /frddahonns/, n. 1. Anatole /ann nann tawl /, (Jacques Anatole Thibault), 1844 1924, French novelist and essayist: Nobel prize 1921. 2. a republic in W Europe. 58,470,421; 212,736 sq. mi. (550,985 sq. km). Cap.: Paris. 3.… …

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  • 10 Norman Spinrad — Born September 15, 1940 (1940 09 15) (age 71) New York City, New York, U.S. Occupation Writer …

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  • 11 Phocion — (in Greek Φωκίων, also called Phokion, c402 c318 BC, nicknamed The Good) was an Athenian statesman and a Strategos.Phocion was a successful politician of Athens. He believed that an extreme frugality was the condition for virtue and lived in… …

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  • 12 Charles Colson — Chuck Colson Special Counsel to the President (for Public Liaison) In office November 6, 1969 – March 10, 1973 President Richard Nixon Preceded by New office Succeeded by William J. Barood …

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  • 13 S. I. Hayakawa — Infobox Senator | name=S. I. Hayakawa jr/sr and state= United States Senator from California term start= January 2 1977 term end=January 3 1983 preceded= John V. Tunney succeeded= Pete Wilson date of birth= July 18, 1906 place of birth= Vancouver …

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  • 14 Republicanism in the United States — Republicanism is the value system of governance that has been a major part of American civic thought since the American Revolution. It stresses liberty and rights as central values, makes the people as a whole sovereign, rejects inherited… …

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  • 15 Thomas Wakley — (July 11, 1795 ndash; May 16, 1862), was an English surgeon. He became a demagogue and social reformer who campaigned against incompetence, privilege and nepotism. He was the founding editor of The Lancet , and a radical Member of Parliament (MP) …

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  • 16 Adolf Hitler — Hitler redirects here. For other uses, see Hitler (disambiguation). Adolf Hitler …

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  • 17 Cornelius Burges — Born 1589 Somerset, England Died 1665 England Education Oxford Church Church of England …

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  • 18 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 19 Louisiana — Louisianan, Louisianian, adj., n. /looh ee zee an euh, looh euh zee , looh ee /, n. a state in the S United States. 4,203,972; 48,522 sq. mi. (125,672 sq. km). Cap: Baton Rouge. Abbr.: LA (for use with zip code), La. * * * State (pop., 2000:… …

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  • 20 Romania — /roh may nee euh, mayn yeuh/, n. a republic in SE Europe, bordering on the Black Sea. 21,399,114; 91,699 sq. mi. (237,500 sq. km). Cap.: Bucharest. Romanian, România /rddaw mu nyah/. * * * Romania Introduction Romania Background: Soviet… …

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