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  • 181 Sefer Torah — Seph. /se ferdd taw rddah /; Ashk. /say feuhrdd toh rddeuh, toy rddeuh/; Eng. /say feuhr tohr euh, tawr euh/, pl. Sifrei Torah Seph. /see frdday taw rddah /; Ashk. /si frdday toh rddeuh, toy rddeuh/, Eng. Sefer Torahs. Hebrew. See Sepher Torah. * …

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  • 182 shut — /shut/, v., shut, shutting, adj., n. v.t. 1. to put (a door, cover, etc.) in position to close or obstruct. 2. to close the doors of (often fol. by up): to shut up a shop for the night. 3. to close (something) by bringing together or folding its… …

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  • 183 skeleton — skeletonless, adj. skeletonlike, adj. /skel i tn/, n. 1. Anat., Zool. the bones of a human or an animal considered as a whole, together forming the framework of the body. 2. any of various structures forming a rigid framework in an invertebrate.… …

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  • 184 surround — /seuh rownd /, v.t. 1. to enclose on all sides; encompass: She was surrounded by reporters. 2. to form an enclosure round; encircle: A stone wall surrounds the estate. 3. to enclose (a body of troops, a fort or town, etc.) so as to cut off… …

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  • 185 Tuva — /tooh veuh/, n., pl. Tuvas, (esp. collectively) Tuva for 1. 1. a member of a people living in the Tuva AR and adjacent areas. 2. the Turkic language of the Tuva people. Also, Tuvinian /tooh vin ee euhn/. * * * ▪ republic, Russia also called  Tyva …

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  • 186 United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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  • 187 wrap — /rap/, v., wrapped or wrapt, wrapping, n., adj. v.t. 1. to enclose in something wound or folded about (often fol. by up): She wrapped her head in a scarf. 2. to enclose and make fast (an article, bundle, etc.) within a covering of paper or the… …

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  • 188 wrench — wrencher, n. wrenchingly, adv. /rench/, v.t. 1. to twist suddenly and forcibly; pull, jerk, or force by a violent twist: He wrenched the prisoner s wrist. 2. to overstrain or injure (the ankle, knee, etc.) by a sudden, violent twist: When she… …

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  • 189 Saint Paul River — River, western Africa. Rising in southeastern Guinea, its upper reach forms part of the border between Guinea and Liberia. It enters Liberia north of Gbarnga and discharges into the Atlantic Ocean after a southwesterly course of about 280 mi (450 …

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  • 190 art and architecture, Oceanic — ▪ visual arts Introduction       the visual art (art) and architecture of native Oceania, including media such as sculpture, pottery, rock art, basketry, masks, painting, and personal decoration. In these cultures, art and architecture have often …

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  • 191 number game — Introduction       any of various puzzles and games that involve aspects of mathematics.       Mathematical recreations comprise puzzles and games that vary from naive amusements to sophisticated problems, some of which have never been solved.… …

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  • 192 sound reception — Introduction       response of an organism s aural mechanism, the ear, to a specific form of energy change, or sound waves. Sound waves can be transmitted through gases, liquids, or solids, but the hearing function of each species is particularly …

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  • 193 Western architecture — Introduction       history of Western architecture from prehistoric Mediterranean cultures to the present.       The history of Western architecture is marked by a series of new solutions to structural problems. During the period from the… …

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  • 194 imprison — im·pris·on vt: to confine in prison esp. as punishment for a crime compare false imprisonment im·pris·on·ment n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 195 wrap — 1. verb /ræp/ a) To enclose (an object) completely in any flexible, thin material such as fabric or paper. To avoid going over budget, lets make sure we wrap by ten. b) To enclose or coil around an object or organism, as a form of grasping. A… …

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  • 196 impark — verb a) To enclose or confine in (or as if in) a park b) To enclose, or fence in land to make a park …

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  • 197 wafer — A thin sheet of dried flour paste, used to enclose a powder, the w. being moistened and folded over the drug, so that it can be swallowed without taste. [M.E., fr. O.Fr. waufre, fr. Germanic] * * * wa·fer wā fər n CACHET * * * n. a thin sheet… …

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  • 198 List of MS-DOS commands — Contents 1 Resident and transient commands 2 Command line arguments 3 Windows command prompt …

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  • 199 Chester Rows — Photochrom of the Chester Rows as seen from the Cross, 1895 Chester Rows consist of covered walkways at the first floor behind which are entrances to shops and other premises. At street level is another set of shops and other premise …

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  • 200 Matsubara frequency — In thermal quantum field theory, the Matsubara frequency summation is the summation over discrete imaginary frequency. It takes the following form , where the imaginary frequency ω is usually taken from either of the following two sets (with ) …

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