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  • 141 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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  • 142 Giovanni Battista de Rossi —     Giovanni Battista de Rossi     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Giovanni Battista de Rossi     A distinguished Christian archaeologist, best known for his work in connection with the Roman catacombs, born at Rome, 23 February, 1822; died at Castel… …

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  • 143 metaphysics — /met euh fiz iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. the branch of philosophy that treats of first principles, includes ontology and cosmology, and is intimately connected with epistemology. 2. philosophy, esp. in its more abstruse branches. 3. the… …

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  • 144 friend — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Person on intimate terms with another Nouns 1. friend, acquaintance, neighbor, well wisher; alter ego; bosom or fast friend, gentleman or lady friend; partner; fidus Achates; persona grata; associate,… …

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  • 145 fa|mil´iar|ness — fa|mil|iar «fuh MIHL yuhr», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. known from constant association; well known: »a familiface. French is as familiar to him as English. 2. of everyday use; common; ordinary: »A knife is a familiar tool. 3. well acquainted: »He… …

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  • 146 fa|mil´iar|ly — fa|mil|iar «fuh MIHL yuhr», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. known from constant association; well known: »a familiface. French is as familiar to him as English. 2. of everyday use; common; ordinary: »A knife is a familiar tool. 3. well acquainted: »He… …

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  • 147 fa|mil|iar — «fuh MIHL yuhr», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. known from constant association; well known: »a familiface. French is as familiar to him as English. 2. of everyday use; common; ordinary: »A knife is a familiar tool. 3. well acquainted: »He is familiar …

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  • 148 Ulysses (novel) — infobox Book | name = Ulysses orig title = translator = image caption = 1922 first edition cover author = James Joyce cover artist = language = English series = genre = Novel, Modernism, Stream of consciousness publisher = Sylvia Beach release… …

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  • 149 Abdolhossein Teymourtash — Abdolhosein Teymūrtāsh (1883 1933) (PerB|عبدالحسین تیمورتاش) served as the first Minister of Court of the Pahlavi Dynasty from 1925 to 1932, and is credited with playing a crucial role in laying the foundations of modern Iran in the 20th… …

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  • 150 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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  • 151 familiar — 1 Familiar, intimate, close, confidential, chummy, thick are comparable when meaning near to one another because of constant or frequent association, shared interests and activities, or common sympathies, or, when applied to words or acts,… …

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  • 152 Interpersonal relationship — Relationships Types …

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  • 153 Jiddu Krishnamurti — Infobox Person name = Jiddu Krishnamurti image size = 250px caption = J. Krishnamurti cir. the 1920s birth date = May 11, 1895 birth place = Madanapalle, India death date = February 17, 1986 (aged 90) death place = Ojai, California education =… …

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  • 154 Apocrypha — • A long article with a comments on each Apocryphal book. Classified according to origin Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Apocrypha     Apocrypha      …

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  • 155 Cowper, William — (1731 1800)    Poet, was the s. of the Rev. John C., Rector of Great Berkhampstead, Herts, and Chaplain to George II. His grandfather was a judge, and he was the grand nephew of the 1st Earl C., the eminent Lord Chancellor. A shy and timid child …

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  • 156 Consequential strangers — are personal connections other than family and close friends. Also known as peripheral or weak ties, they lie in the broad social territory between strangers and intimates (see Definition below). The term was coined by Purdue University professor …

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  • 157 familiar — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. intimate, close; acquainted, well versed; common; presumptuous. n. intimate, associate; familiar spirit (see mythical deities, demon). See friend, nearness, sociality, insolence. Ant., unfamiliar,… …

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  • 158 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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  • 159 Dating — This article is about the form of courtship. For other uses, see Dating (disambiguation). Double Date redirects here. For the episode of How I Met Your Mother , see Double Date (How I Met Your Mother). For the episode of The Office , see Double… …

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  • 160 Outline of relationships — The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to interpersonal relationships: Interpersonal relationship – association between two or more people that may range from fleeting to enduring. This association may be based on… …

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