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  • 161 To cause the face to shine upon — Shine Shine, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Shone} (? or ?; 277) (archaic {Shined}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Shining}.] [OE. shinen, schinen, AS. sc[=i]nan; akin to D. schijnen, OFries. sk[=i]na, OS. & OHG. sc[=i]nan, G. scheinen, Icel. sk[=i]na, Sw. skina, Dan.… …

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  • 162 Anthropology — This article is about the social science. For other uses, see Anthropology (disambiguation). Anthropology Fields Archaeology Biological an …

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  • 163 Demon — For other uses, see Demon (disambiguation). St. Anthony plagued by demons, as imagined by Martin Schongauer, in the 1480s. A demon (or daemon, from Ancient Greek, δαίμων), is a supernatural being from various religions, occultisms, literatures,… …

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  • 164 Seleucid Empire — The Seleucid Empire /sə lusɪd/ (312 63 BC) was a Hellenistic empire, i.e. a successor state of Alexander the Great s empire. The Seleucid Empire was centered in the near East and at the height of its power included central Anatolia, the Levant,… …

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  • 165 Arminius — Arminius, also known as Armin or Hermann (18 BC/17 BC AD 21) was a chieftain of the Cherusci who defeated a Roman army in the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest. His tribal coalition against the Roman Empire successfully blocked the efforts of… …

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  • 166 Liam Cosgrave — Infobox Prime Minister name = Liam Cosgrave small order = Taoiseach president = Éamon de Valera Erskine H. Childers Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh Patrick Hillery 1blankname = Tánaiste 1namedata = Brendan Corish birth date = Birth date and… …

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  • 167 William Cowper — This article is about the poet. For other people with the same name, see William Cowper (disambiguation). William Cowper Portrait of Cowper by Lemuel Francis Abbott. Born …

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  • 168 Demonology — For other uses, see Demonology (disambiguation). Part of a series of articles on the paranormal Main articles Afterlife · Astral projection · Aura · Clairvoyance · …

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  • 169 Siege of Vienna — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Siege of Vienna caption=Engraving of clashes between the Austrians and Ottomans outside Vienna, 1529 partof=the Ottoman wars in Europe and Ottoman Habsburg wars date=27 September October 14, 1529 place=Vienna,… …

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  • 170 Alice Herz — (1882 – March 16, 1965) was the first activist in the United States known to have immolated themselves in protest of the escalating Vietnam War, following the example of Buddhist monk Thích Quảng Đức who immolated himself in protest to the… …

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  • 171 Chad of Mercia — For the 8th century bishop of Hereford, see Ceadda of Hereford. Chad Bishop of York Image of Chad in a stained glass window from Holy Cross Monastery, West Park, New York Diocese …

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  • 172 Nader Shah — This article is about the Persian shah. For the 20th century king of Afghanistan, see Mohammed Nadir Shah. Nader Shah Shahanshah of Persia …

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  • 173 23 skidoo (phrase) — 23 skidoo (sometimes 23 skiddoo) is an American slang phrase popularized in the early twentieth century, first appearing before World War I and becoming popular in the Roaring Twenties. It generally refers to leaving quickly, being forced to… …

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  • 174 Plantation of Ulster — The Plantation of Ulster (Irish: Plandáil Uladh) was a planned process of colonisation which took place in the northern Irish province of Ulster during the early 17th century in the reign of James I of England. English and Scottish Protestants… …

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  • 175 Sunwise — In Scottish folklore, or Sunward was considered the “prosperous course”, turning from east to west in the direction of the sun. The opposite course was known in Scotland as widdershins (Lowland Scots), or tuathal (Scottish Gaelic, lit. northerly) …

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  • 176 Francisco Suárez — Full name Francisco Suárez Born January 5, 1548(1548 01 05) Granada Died September 25, 16 …

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  • 177 Challah — sprinkled with sesame seeds Challah (also ḥallah plural: challot/ḥalloth/khallos) (Hebrew: חלה) also [1] khale (eastern Yiddish),(German and western Yiddish), berches (Swabian), barkis ( …

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  • 178 Mark Donohue — Not to be confused with Mark Donahue, the American football player. Mark Neary Donohue, Jr. (March 18, 1937 – August 19, 1975), nicknamed Captain Nice , was an American racecar driver known for his ability to set up his own race car as well as… …

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  • 179 Abraham Goldfaden — Infobox musical artist Name = Abraham Goldfaden Img capt = Abraham Goldfaden Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Starokonstantinov, Russia Genre = Yiddish theatre, operetta Years active = 1876 ndash;1908 Label =… …

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  • 180 Jewish views of astrology — In Hebrew, astrology was called hokmat ha nissayon , the wisdom of prognostication , in distinction to hokmat ha hizzayon (wisdom of star seeing, or astronomy). While not a Jewish practice or teaching as such, astrology made its way into the… …

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