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  • 1 levee — I n 1. embankment, bank, mound, elevation of earth; dike, dam, breakwater, mole. 2. ridge, mound, hill, hillock. II n party, soiree, social gathering, gathering, get together; reception, ceremonious party, celebration, fete, gala …

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  • 2 levee — n. 1. Time of rising. 2. [U. S.] Ceremonious party, reception, entertainment, soirée. 3. [Europe.] Morning reception (by a prince or great personage). 4. [U. S.] Embankment (along a river to prevent inundation) …

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  • 3 History of Catalonia — For other perspectives on the History of Catalonia, see History of Europe, History of Spain, History of France, Crown of Aragon, and Catalonia (historic territory). The Ca …

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  • 4 Spain — /spayn/, n. a kingdom in SW Europe. Including the Balearic and Canary islands, 39,244,195; 194,988 sq. mi. (505,019 sq. km). Cap.: Madrid. Spanish, España. * * * Spain Introduction Spain Background: Spain s powerful world empire of the 16th and… …

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  • 5 United Kingdom — a kingdom in NW Europe, consisting of Great Britain and Northern Ireland: formerly comprising Great Britain and Ireland 1801 1922. 58,610,182; 94,242 sq. mi. (244,100 sq. km). Cap.: London. Abbr.: U.K. Official name, United Kingdom of Great… …

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  • 6 Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 7 Gheorghe Tătărescu — For the artist, see Gheorghe Tattarescu. Infobox Prime Minister name =Gheorghe Tătărescu nationality =Romanian small imagesize =170px caption = order =Prime Minister of Romania term start =January 3, 1934 – December 28, 1937 November 25, 1939… …

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  • 8 Spain — • This name properly signifies the whole peninsula which forms the south western extremity of Europe. Since the political separation of Portugal, however, the name has gradually come to be restricted to the largest of the four political divisions …

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  • 9 Military parade — The Grenadier Guards on parade outside Buckingham Palace, London …

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  • 10 English literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the English language by inhabitants of the British Isles (including Ireland) from the 7th century to the present day. The major literatures written in English outside the British Isles are… …

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  • 11 Mykola Plaviuk — Микола Плав юк 4th President of the Ukrainian People s Republic in exile In office December 8, 1989 – August 22, 1992 Preceded by Mykola Livytskyi …

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  • 12 Jérica — Infobox Settlement settlement type =Town official name= Jérica other name = image dot subdivision name1= Castellón subdivision name2= Alto Palancia demonym Spanish= Jericano/a demonym Catalan= postal code= 12450 area total km2= 78.30 elevation m …

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  • 13 Coat of arms of Catalonia — Versions …

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  • 14 Royal Entry — Entry of John II of France and his Queen into Paris after their Coronation at Reims in 1350, later manuscript illumination by Jean Fouquet. The Royal Entry, also known by various other names, including Triumphal Entry and Joyous Entry, embraced… …

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  • 15 Spanish literature — Introduction       the body of literary works produced in Spain. Such works fall into three major language divisions: Castilian, Catalan, and Galician. This article provides a brief historical account of each of these three literatures and… …

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  • 16 Timucua Indians — • A principal group or confederacy of ancient Florida Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Timucua Indians     Timucua Indians      …

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  • 17 formal — for·mal adj 1: relating to or involving outward form, structure, or arrangement rather than content a formal defect in the pleadings 2: requiring special or established solemnities or formalities esp. in order to be effective or valid under the… …

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  • 18 formal — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin formalis, from forma Date: 14th century 1. a. belonging to or constituting the form or essence of a thing < formal cause > b. relating to or involving the outward form, structure, relationships,… …

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  • 19 Jacques Offenbach — Offenbach in the 1860s Jacques Offenbach (20 June 1819 – 5 October 1880) was a Prussian born French composer, cellist and impresario. He is remembered for his nearly 100 operettas of the 1850s–1870s and his uncompleted opera The Tales of Hoffmann …

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  • 20 Forbidden City — Gugong redirects here. For other uses, see Gugong (disambiguation). Palace Museum redirects here. For the historical building in Stone Town, Zanzibar, see Palace Museum, Zanzibar. For other uses, see Forbidden City (disambiguation). Coordinates:… …

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