Token+of+victory

  • 1 Victory — (from Latin victoria ) is a term, originally in applied to warfare, given to success achieved in personal combat, after military operations in general or, by extension, in any competition. Success in a military campaign is considered a strategic… …

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  • 2 Winged Victory (comics) — Superherobox| caption=Winged Victory, from the cover of a Hungarian language edition of Astro City , v. 1, no. 4. comic color=background:#c0c0c0 character name= Winged Victory real name= Kristen (last name unknown) publisher= Wildstorm (current)… …

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  • 3 Edge of Victory: Conquest — Edge of Victory I: Conquest Author Greg Keyes Cover Artist Terese Nielsen Country USA Language English Era New Jedi O …

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  • 4 Starfarers of Catan — is a multiplayer board game loosely based on the Settlers of Catan series of games. It was created by Klaus Teuber as an official spin off and is distributed by Kosmos in German and Mayfair Games in English. Originally intended for three to four… …

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  • 5 Swastika — This article is about the symbol. For the town, see Swastika, Ontario. The counter clock swastika to evoke shakti in the decorative Hindu form …

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  • 6 Mussolini, Benito — ▪ Italian dictator Introduction in full  Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini,  byname  Il Duce  (Italian:  “The Leader”)   born July 29, 1883, Predappio, Italy died April 28, 1945, near Dongo  Italian prime minister (1922–43) and the first of 20th… …

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  • 7 trophy — Anything taken from an enemy and shown or treasured up in proof of victory. A price or token of victory in any contest; hence, a memento of victory or success; an ornamental group of objects hung together on a wall, or any collection of objects… …

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  • 8 scalp — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, crown of the head, perhaps of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse skālpr sheath; akin to Middle Dutch schelpe shell Date: 14th century 1. a. the part of the integument of the human head usually covered with… …

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  • 9 Nazi symbolism — The swastika was the main symbol of Nazism and remains strongly associated with it in the Western world The twentieth century German Nazi Party was notable for its extensive use of graphic symbolism, most notably the Hakenkreuz (swastika), which… …

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  • 10 scalp — scalper, n. scalpless, adj. /skalp/, n. 1. the integument of the upper part of the head, usually including the associated subcutaneous structures. 2. a part of this integument with the accompanying hair, severed from the head of an enemy as a… …

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  • 11 scalp — [[t]skælp[/t]] n. 1) anat. the skin of the upper part of the head, usu. covered with hair 2) ant a part of the human scalp taken from the head of an enemy as a sign of victory 3) any token of victory 4) to cut or tear the scalp from 5) a) to… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 12 Scalp — Scalp, n. [Perhaps akin to D. schelp shell. Cf. {Scallop}.] 1. That part of the integument of the head which is usually covered with hair. [1913 Webster] By the bare scalp of Robin Hodd s fat friar, This fellow were a king for our wild faction!… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Scalp lock — Scalp Scalp, n. [Perhaps akin to D. schelp shell. Cf. {Scallop}.] 1. That part of the integument of the head which is usually covered with hair. [1913 Webster] By the bare scalp of Robin Hodd s fat friar, This fellow were a king for our wild… …

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  • 14 Triumphal — Tri*um phal, n. A token of victory. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Joyless triumphals of his hoped success. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 Community and People of Waiheke Island — A token of victory: Auckland City Council (by then having purchased the company that proposed to redevelop Matiatia) pays CAPOW s court costs after a successful court action against the redevelopment. The Community and People of Waiheke Island… …

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  • 16 intó — prep w.d.a. into, to, against, in; w.d. into (with verbs of going, bearing, sending); (1) w.d. into the possession of; hé sealde twá in Níwe mynstre he sold 2 into the possession on New Monestary; (1a) of political supremacy; (2) implying… …

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  • 17 palm — I. n. 1. Token of victory, prize, crown, laurel, bays, trophies. 2. Hand breadth, hand. 3. Palm tree. II. v. a. 1. Conceal in the palm (as a juggler). 2. Impose (by fraud), obtrude, pass off …

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  • 18 scalp — /skælp / (say skalp) noun 1. the skin of the upper part of the head, sometimes including the associated subcutaneous structures. 2. a part of this skin with the accompanying hair, taken from an enemy as a trophy, especially, formerly, by certain… …

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  • 19 scalp´er — scalp «skalp», noun, verb. –n. 1. the skin and hair on the top and back of the head. 2. a) a part of this skin and hair cut off as a token of victory. Some Indians of North America used to collect the scalps of their enemies. b) Figurative: »The… …

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  • 20 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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