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  • 161 native American — native American, adj. a person born in the United States. [1835 45, Amer.] * * * ▪ indigenous peoples of Canada and United States Introduction also called  American Indian,  Amerindian,  Amerind,  Indian,  Aboriginal American,  or  First Nation… …

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  • 162 Native American — Indian (def. 1). Usage. See Indian, Eskimo. * * * ▪ indigenous peoples of Canada and United States Introduction also called  American Indian,  Amerindian,  Amerind,  Indian,  Aboriginal A …

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  • 163 Ukraine — /yooh krayn , kruyn , yooh krayn/, n. a republic in SE Europe: rich agricultural and industrial region. 50,684,635; 223,090 sq. mi. (603,700 sq. km). Cap.: Kiev. Russian, Ukraina. Formerly, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic. * * * Ukraine… …

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  • 164 eastern Africa — ▪ region, Africa Introduction       part of sub Saharan Africa comprising two traditionally recognized regions: East Africa, made up of Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda; and the Horn of Africa, made up of Somalia, Djibouti, Eritrea, and Ethiopia.… …

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  • 165 garden and landscape design — Introduction       the development and decorative planting of gardens, yards, grounds, parks, and other types of areas. Gardening and landscape design is used to enhance the settings for buildings and public areas and in recreational areas and… …

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  • 166 Marburg virus disease — Classification and external resources ICD 10 A98.3 ICD 9 078.89 …

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  • 167 Mitigation of aviation's environmental impact — Emissions from aviation are continuing to grow despite advances in aircraft efficiency. Currently 2% of global emissions are created by the aviation industry. Aviation has an impact on the environment due to aircraft engines emitting noise,… …

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  • 168 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES — „ The Holy Blessed One took the first human, and passing before all the „ trees of the Garden of Eden, said, See my works, how fine and „ excellent they are! All that I created, I created for you. Reflect on „ this, and do not corrupt or desolate …

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  • 169 Tropical Storm Henri (2003) — Infobox Hurricane Name=Tropical Storm Henri Type=Tropical storm Year=2003 Basin=Atl Image location=Tropical Storm Henri (2003).jpg Formed=September 3, 2003 Dissipated=September 8, 2003 1 min winds=50 Pressure=997 Da Inflated=2 Fatalities=None… …

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  • 170 Effects of Hurricane Charley in South Carolina — The effects of Hurricane Charley in South Carolina included $20 million (2004 USD) in damage and approximately 135,000 power outages. Hurricane Charley lasted from August 9 to August 15, and at its peak intensity it attained 150 mph (240 km/h)… …

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  • 171 Kontroverse um die globale Erwärmung — Dieser Artikel gibt einen Abriss zur wissenschaftlichen, politischen und öffentlichen Kontroverse um die globale Erwärmung. Diese Kontroverse beinhaltet die Ursachen der globalen Erwärmung, deren Ausmaß und Folgen sowie die Möglichkeiten und die… …

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  • 172 duricrust — /door i krust , dyoor /, n. a hard crust that forms on or in soil in semiarid climates owing to cementation of soil particles. Cf. caliche, hardpan (defs. 1, 2). [ < L dur(us) hard + I + CRUST] * * * ▪ geology Introduction       surface or near… …

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  • 173 Andes Mountains — Mountain system, western South America. One of the great natural features of the globe, the Andes extend north south about 5,500 mi (8,850 km). They run parallel to the Caribbean Sea coast in Venezuela before turning southwest and entering… …

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  • 174 ARCHAEOLOGY — The term archaeology is derived from the Greek words archaios ( ancient ) and logos ( knowledge, discourse ) and was already used in ancient Greek literature in reference to the study of ancient times. In its modern sense it has come to mean the… …

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  • 175 Climate change and agriculture — are interrelated processes, both of which take place on a global scale.[1] Global warming is projected to have significant impacts on conditions affecting agriculture, including temperature, carbon dioxide, glacial run off, precipitation and the… …

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  • 176 Building insulation materials — A selection of insulation materials can aid in building insulation. All of these are based on standard principles of thermal insulation. Materials used to reduce heat transfer by conduction, radiation or convection are employed in varying… …

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  • 177 Renewable energy in Colombia — refers to infrastructure for renewable energy in Colombia. The country has 28.1 Megawatt installed capacity of renewable energy (excluding large hydropower), consisting mainly of wind power. The country has significant small hydro, wind, and… …

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  • 178 Kobuk River — The Kobuk River is approximately convert|280|mi|km|0|lk=on long, located in the Arctic region of northwestern Alaska in the United States. [USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO… …

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  • 179 Paleolimnology — (Greek: paleon =old, limne =lake, logos =study) is a scientific subdiscipline closely related to both limnology and paleoecology. Palaeolimnological studies are concerned with reconstructing the paleoenvironments of inland waters (lakes and… …

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  • 180 Effects of Hurricane Isabel in Pennsylvania — Infobox Hurricane Impact Name=Hurricane Isabel Type=Tropical storm Year=2003 Basin=Atl Image location=Tropical Storm Isabel (Pennsylvania).jpg Pennsylvania shortly before becoming an extratropical cyclone] Date=September 19, 2003 1 min winds=35… …

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