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  • 61 Contaminating — Contaminate Con*tam i*nate (k[o^]n*t[a^]m [i^]*n[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Contaminated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Contaminating}.] [L. contaminatus, p. p. of contaminare to bring into contact, to contaminate, fr. contamen contagion, for contagmen; con …

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  • 62 Soil — Soil, v. t.[OE. soilen, OF. soillier, F. souiller, (assumed) LL. suculare, fr. L. sucula a little pig, dim. of sus a swine. See {Sow}, n.] 1. To make dirty or unclean on the surface; to foul; to dirty; to defile; as, to soil a garment with dust.… …

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  • 63 Stain — Stain, n. 1. A discoloration by foreign matter; a spot; as, a stain on a garment or cloth. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A natural spot of a color different from the gound. [1913 Webster] Swift trouts, diversified with crimson stains. Pope. [1913… …

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  • 64 Germanium — (pronEng|dʒɚˈmeɪniəm) is a chemical element with the symbol Ge and atomic number 32. It is a lustrous, hard, silver white metalloid in the carbon group, chemically similar to its group neighbors tin and silicon. Germanium has five naturally… …

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  • 65 Lithium — (pronEng|ˈlɪθiəm) is a chemical element with the symbol Li and atomic number 3. It is a soft alkali metal with a silver white color. Under standard conditions, it is the lightest metal and the least dense solid element. Like all alkali metals,… …

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  • 66 Palladium — (pronounced pəˈleɪdiəm) is a rare and lustrous silvery white metal that was discovered in 1803 by William Hyde Wollaston, who named it palladium after the asteroid Pallas, which in turn, was named after the epithet of the Greek goddess Athena,… …

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  • 67 Binoculars — Binocular telescopes, or binoculars (also known as field glasses), are two identical or mirror symmetrical telescopes mounted side by side and aligned to point accurately in the same direction, allowing the viewer to use both eyes (binocular… …

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  • 68 Archie Andrews (comics) — This article is about the U.S. comic book character. For other uses, please see the disambiguation page. Archie Comics character full name = Archibald Archie Andrews caption = creator = Bob Montana gender = Male first appearance = Pep Comics #22… …

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  • 69 Sodium bicarbonate — Sodium bicarbonate …

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  • 70 Group 11 element — Group → 11 ↓ Period 4 29 Cu 5 …

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  • 71 Karen Hughes — Karen Brown Teeth Old Face Parfitt Hughes (born December 27, 1956) is a Republican politician from the state of Texas. She served as the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs in the U.S. Department of State with the rank of… …

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  • 72 Calormen — In C. S. Lewis s Chronicles of Narnia series of novels, Calormen (pronounced IPA| [ˈkaːlɔ(r)ˌmen] ) is a large country to the southeast of Narnia. Lewis derived its name from the Latin calor , meaning heat . When used as an adjective Lewis… …

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  • 73 Bretonnia — s. BackgroundThe Land of Bretonnia is a feudal, traditional society where the peasants serve the knights in return for protection, while the knights are bound to militarily serve their lords in return for certain rights and titles. At the top of… …

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  • 74 Marcasite — with tarnish (8x6 cm) General Category Sulfide mineral Chemical formula …

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  • 75 Wu Song — Wǔ Sōng (武松) was a hero in the Water Margin , one of the four most famous classical works of Chinese literature. He also appeared in Jin Ping Mei , a spinoff of Water Margin. He was famous for his slaying of a tiger with bare hands, and his… …

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  • 76 Metal polishing — Metal polishing, also termed buffing, is the process of smoothing metals and alloys and polishing to a satin, bright, or smooth mirror like finish. This is achieved by use of abrasives pads, belts and/or wheels with polishing compounds selected… …

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  • 77 Mouthpiece (brass) — Trumpet mouthpiece from the side On brass instruments the mouthpiece is the part of the instrument which is placed upon the player s lips. The purpose of the mouthpiece is a resonator, which passes vibration from the lips to the column of air… …

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  • 78 Argentium sterling silver — is a modern sterling silver alloy which modifies the traditional sterling silver alloy (92.5% silver + 7.5% copper) by replacing some of the copper with the metalloid germanium.Argentium Silver is the result of research by Peter Johns at the… …

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  • 79 Media about Zhou Tong — This is an article on Media references about Zhou Tong. See Zhou Tong (archer) for the main article. Zhou Tong, the archery teacher of Song Dynasty General Yue Fei, has appeared in various types of media; including black and white films, wuxia… …

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  • 80 Microprose Systems — Infobox Company company name=Microprose Systems LLC. company foundation= 2007 as Microprose Systems. type= Private location city=New York, N.Y. location country=U.S. key people= industry= Consumer electronics, video game products= video games,… …

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