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  • 1 Convict women in Australia — Main article: Convicts in Australia Black eyed Sue and Sweet Poll of Plymouth taking leave of their lovers who are going to Botany Bay Convict women in Australia were the female segme …

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  • 2 transport — I. v. a. 1. Carry (from one place to another), convey, bear, fetch, remove, transfer. 2. Banish (to a penal colony), carry into banishment. 3. Enrapture, ravish, enravish, entrance, beatify, put into ecstasy, make very happy, delight. 4. Carry… …

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  • 3 Island of Exiles — Infobox Book name = Island of Exiles title orig = translator = |200px image caption = Front cover of novel author = I. J. Parker illustrator = cover artist = country = Japan language = English series = subject = genre = history, mystery publisher …

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  • 4 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 5 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 6 Degredado — A degredado is the traditional Portuguese term for a convict exile, esp. in 15th 18th C. The term degredado (etymolygically, a decreed one , from Latin decretum) is a traditional Portuguese legal term used to refer to anyone who was subject to… …

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  • 7 Transport — Trans port, n. [F. See {Transport}, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance. [1913 Webster] The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 2. A vessel employed… …

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  • 8 transport ship — Transport Trans port, n. [F. See {Transport}, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance. [1913 Webster] The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 2. A vessel… …

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  • 9 transport vessel — Transport Trans port, n. [F. See {Transport}, v.] 1. Transportation; carriage; conveyance. [1913 Webster] The Romans . . . stipulated with the Carthaginians to furnish them with ships for transport and war. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 2. A vessel… …

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  • 10 WAR CRIMES TRIALS — Crystallization of the Principles of International Criminal Law Immediately after the outbreak of World War II, when the first Nazi violations of the laws and customs of war as defined by the Hague and Geneva Conventions were revealed (and in… …

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  • 11 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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  • 12 House arrest — For other uses, see House arrest (disambiguation). In justice and law, house arrest (also called home confinement, home detention, or electronic monitoring) is a measure by which a person is confined by the authorities to his or her residence.… …

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  • 13 Criminal punishment in Edo-period Japan — During the Edo period, Japan used various punishments against criminals. These can be categorized as follows: Death penalty Incarceration and Exile Penal labor Confiscation of property Corporal punishment Contents 1 Death penalty 2 Incarceration… …

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  • 14 James Squire — Infobox Person name =James Squire caption =Signature of James Squire birth date =1754 birth place =Kingston Upon Thames, England death date =16 May 1822 death place =Kissing Point, Sydney, Australia death cause =From illness over 3 months… …

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  • 15 Australia — /aw strayl yeuh/, n. 1. a continent SE of Asia, between the Indian and the Pacific oceans. 18,438,824; 2,948,366 sq. mi. (7,636,270 sq. km). 2. Commonwealth of, a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, consisting of the federated states and… …

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  • 16 Gulag — For other uses, see Gulag (disambiguation). The integrated map of the Gulag camps, which existed from 1923 to 1961, based on data from the Human Rights Society «Memorial» …

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  • 17 performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical.       The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains …

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  • 18 List of miscarriage of justice cases — Main article: Miscarriage of justice This is a list of miscarriage of justice cases. This list includes cases where a convicted individual was later found to be innocent of the crime and has received either an official exoneration, or a consensus …

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  • 19 Otter (ship) — Career (America) Name: Otter Owner: Captain Ebenezer Dorr ( Dawes ) w …

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  • 20 Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …

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