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  • 141 PASSION — On note avec étonnement la quasi disparition du terme passion dans le vocabulaire de la psychologie contemporaine, qui utilise bien plus volontiers les concepts de tendance, d’affect ou de pulsion. La notion ne figure même pas à l’index de… …

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  • 142 affection — [ afɛksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1190; lat. affectio I ♦ 1 ♦ Psychol. État affectif, état psychique accompagné de plaisir ou de douleur. ⇒ affect, émotion, passion, sentiment. « Je nommerai affection tout ce qui nous intéresse par quelque degré de plaisir ou …

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  • 143 attrait — [ atrɛ ] n. m. • atret 1175 « action d attirer; entraînement (des passions, de la vocation) »; de l a. fr. attraire « attirer », lat. trahere → traire 1 ♦ Qualité de ce qui attire agréablement, charme, séduit. ⇒ agrément, 2. charme, fascination,… …

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  • 144 tendance — [ tɑ̃dɑ̃s ] n. f. • XIIIe « inclination amoureuse »; rare av. 1734; de 1. tendre 1 ♦ Phys. Vx Attraction des corps. 2 ♦ (répandu XIXe ) Cour. Ce qui porte qqn à agir, à se comporter de telle ou telle façon. ⇒ disposition, inclination, penchant,… …

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  • 145 MAN, THE NATURE OF — IN THE BIBLE Names of Man The idea of man is expressed in the Bible by a number of words that reflect various aspects of his nature. The following are the most important. ʾADAM: collective, men, human beings, also (in prose, with the article)… …

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  • 146 Geostationary orbit — Geostationary orbit.To an observer on the rotating Earth (fixed point on the Earth), the satellite appears stationary in the sky. A red satellite is also geostationary above its own point on Earth. Top Down View …

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  • 147 Orbital elements — are the parameters required to uniquely identify a specific orbit. In celestial mechanics these elements are generally considered in classical two body systems, where a Kepler orbit is used (derived from Newton s laws of motion and Newton s law… …

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  • 148 Molniya orbit — For other uses, see Molniya (disambiguation). Figure 1: The Molniya orbit. Usually the period from perigee + 2 hours to perigee + 10 hours is used to transmit to the northern hemisphere Molniya orbit is a type of highly elliptical orbit with an… …

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  • 149 Directional drilling — A horizontal directional drill in operation Directional drilling (or slant drilling) is the practice of drilling non vertical wells. It can be broken down into three main groups: Oilfield Directional Drilling, Utility Installation Directional… …

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  • 150 List of gravitationally rounded objects of the Solar System — Objects in the Solar System By orbit By size By discovery date …

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  • 151 appétit — [ apeti ] n. m. • apetit 1180; lat. appetitus « désir » 1 ♦ Un, des appétits. Mouvement qui porte à rechercher ce qui peut satisfaire un besoin organique, un instinct. ⇒ appétence, besoin, désir, inclination, instinct, tendance. Appétits naturels …

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  • 152 propension — [ prɔpɑ̃sjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1528; lat. propensio, de propendere « pencher » ♦ Tendance naturelle. ⇒ disposition, inclination, penchant, tendance. PROPENSION À (suivi d un nom, d un inf.). Propension à un sentiment, à la bienveillance, à critiquer… …

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  • 153 bent — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. curved, crooked; tendency, inclination, nature, propensity. See curvature, desire. Ant., straight. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. curved, warped, crooked, looped, twined, sinuous, bowed, flexed,… …

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  • 154 tendency — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Disposition to act in a particular way Nouns tendency; aptness, aptitude; proneness, proclivity, predilection, bent, turn, tone, tenor, bias, set, leaning, penchant, [pre]disposition, inclination,… …

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  • 155 Low Earth orbit — An orbiting cannon ball showing various sub orbital and orbital possibilities …

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  • 156 Grade (slope) — d = run Δh = rise l = slope length α = angle of inclination This article is for the grade of a topographic feature or constructed element, for other uses see: Slope (disambiguation) The grade (also called slope, incline, gradient, pitch or rise)… …

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  • 157 List of notable asteroids — Vesta is the brightest and second most massive asteroid. It suffered a crust penetrating impact approximately one billion years ago.[1] The following is a collection of lists of notable asteroids in the Solar System. For the purpo …

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  • 158 Moons of Saturn — Artist s concepts of the Saturnian ring–moon system Saturn, its rings and major icy moons from Mimas to Rhea …

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  • 159 Red Pyramid — Infobox Egyptian pyramid Name=The Red Pyramid in Dahshur Owner=Sneferu Type=True Pyramid Height=convert|104|m|ft|0 Base=convert|220|m|ft|0 Inclination=43°22 CoordsTitle =coord|29|48|30|N|31|12|21|E|type:landmark|display=title: This article is… …

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  • 160 Lacrosse (satellite) — Lacrosse 4, under construction[citation needed] For the 2009 Lunar Impactor Mission designed to crash into the moon, see LCROSS. Lacrosse and Onyx are the code names for the United States National Reconnaissance Office …

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