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  • 1 Crop circle — For the irrigation method that produces circular fields of crops, see center pivot irrigation. A 780 ft (240 m) crop circle in the form of a double (six sided) triskelion composed of 409 circles. Milk Hill, England, 2001 A crop circle… …

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  • 2 Vienna Circle — The Vienna Circle (in German: der Wiener Kreis) was a group of philosophers who gathered around Moritz Schlick when he was called to the Vienna University in 1922, organized in a philosophical association named Verein Ernst Mach (Ernst Mach… …

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  • 3 Star Circle Quest — Grand Questors NightThe Grand Questor s night was held in Araneta Coliseum in June 2004. The Star Circle Kid Quest was held first around 5:30 PM and Star Circle Teen Quest started around 9:30 PM. In the Grand Questor s Night, the final five… …

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  • 4 Number One Observatory Circle — Number One Observatory Circle, official home of the Vice President of the United States, photographed in 2003 …

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  • 5 Norwich Writers' Circle — was established in 1943 in Norwich, England, by local group of writers. Its aim is to promote the craft of writing and to create a fellowship amongst writers, locally and nationally. The group holds meetings twice a month throughout the year,… …

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  • 6 acquaintance — n. 1. Familiarity, familiar knowledge. 2. Friend (with whom one is not intimate), circle known, visiting circle, round of one s social intercourse, person or persons known …

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  • 7 performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …

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  • 8 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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  • 9 South Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. Myths of the popular gods, Vishnu and Shiva, in the Puranas (ancient tales) and the Mahabharata and Ramayana epics, supply material for representational and… …

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  • 10 Dartmoor — For the pony, see Dartmoor Pony; for the prison, see Dartmoor (HM Prison); for the Victorian hamlet in Australia, see Dartmoor, Victoria Coordinates: 50°34′N 4°0′W / 50.567° …

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  • 11 Nicolae Iorga — Iorga redirects here. For the village in Botoşani County, see Manoleasa. Nicolae Iorga Nicolae Iorga in 1914 (photograph published in Luceafărul) Prime Minister of Romania …

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  • 12 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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  • 13 Case Western Reserve University — Motto Thinking Beyond the Possible Established WRU: 1826 CIT: 1880 CWRU: 1967 Type …

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  • 14 Wesleyan University people — This is a list of notable people affiliated with Wesleyan University.Administration and facultyAcademia* Hannah Arendt, Fellow 1962 1963, Political theorist * Wilbur Olin Atwater, 1865 (Wesleyan B.S.), first Professor of Chemistry; known for his… …

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  • 15 Atonement (film) — Infobox Film name = Atonement caption = Theatrical poster director = Joe Wright [http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0783233/combined Cast, Crew and Production Details] at Internet Movie Database] producer = Tim Bevan Eric Fellner Paul Webster writer =… …

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  • 16 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA — UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, country in N. America. This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction Colonial Era, 1654–1776 Early National Period, 1776–1820 German Jewish Period, 1820–1880 East European Jewish Period,… …

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  • 17 Collegiate wrestling — See also: Scholastic wrestling and Wrestling Collegiate Wrestling Collegiate wrestling, like freestyle wrestling, had its origins in catch as catch can wrestling but by the 20th century became distinctly American. Also known as …

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  • 18 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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  • 19 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 20 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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