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  • 1 over-venturesome — over venturesome, vexed see over …

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  • 2 Venturesome fund — The Venturesome Fund (http://www.venturesome.org) was founded in 2002 in the UK and is an innovative pioneer of financial instruments for supporting social enterprises and is an example of the growing market for funding social entrepreneurs.… …

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  • 3 over-confident — a. Rash, venturesome, presumptuous, overweening, headlong, precipitate, incautious, imprudent …

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  • 4 rash — I. a. Reckless (in action), headlong, headstrong, hasty, precipitate, heedless, thoughtless, inconsiderate, indiscreet, impulsive, careless, incautious, unwary, adventurous, venturesome, over venturesome, audacious, foolhardy, hot headed, hot… …

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  • 5 reckless — a. Careless, heedless, rash, thoughtless, negligent, indifferent, regardless, unconcerned, inattentive, remiss, mindness, inconsiderate, uncircumspect, headlong, indiscreet, incautious, giddy, imprudent, improvident, volatile, wild, flighty,… …

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  • 6 Rashness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Rashness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 rashness rashness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 temerity temerity want of caution imprudence indiscretion Sgm: N 1 overconfidence overconfidence presumption audacity GR …

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  • 7 adventurous — adventurous, venturesome, daring, daredevil, rash, reckless, foolhardy denote in common courting danger or exposing oneself to danger in a greater degree than is required for courage. One who is adventurous is inclined to adventure; the word may… …

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  • 8 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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  • 9 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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  • 10 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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  • 11 Ukraine — /yooh krayn , kruyn , yooh krayn/, n. a republic in SE Europe: rich agricultural and industrial region. 50,684,635; 223,090 sq. mi. (603,700 sq. km). Cap.: Kiev. Russian, Ukraina. Formerly, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic. * * * Ukraine… …

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  • 12 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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  • 13 Netherlands, The — officially Kingdom of The Netherlands byname Holland Country, northwestern Europe. Area: 16,033 sq mi (41,526 sq km). Population (2002 est.): 16,142,000. Capital: Amsterdam; Seat of Government: The Hague. Most of the people are Dutch. Languages:… …

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  • 14 BIBLE — THE CANON, TEXT, AND EDITIONS canon general titles the canon the significance of the canon the process of canonization contents and titles of the books the tripartite canon …

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  • 16 Erie Canal — at Lockport, New York in 1839 Original owner New York State Principal engineer Ben …

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  • 17 Norman Luxton — holding a model of the Tilikum, 1923 Norman K. Luxton (1876 1962) was a pioneer in the Canadian Rockies known as Mr. Banff [1]. With John Voss, he attempted to sail around the world in a dug out canoe. On his return to Canada, h …

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  • 18 music, Western — Introduction       history of Western music from ancient times to the present.       All ancient civilizations entered historical times with a flourishing musical culture. That the earliest writers explained it in terms of legend and myth is… …

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  • 19 Archdiocese of Westminster —     Archdiocese of Westminster     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Archdiocese of Westminster     (WESTMONASTERIENSIS).     Erected and made metropolitan in 1850, comprises the Counties of Middlesex, Hertfordshire, Essex, and London north of the Thames …

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  • 20 Paravar — Religions Hinduism, Roman Catholicism, Islam Languages Tamil, Malayalam, English, Sinhalese, Indian languages Subdivisions Fernando ‡ Roman Catholic Pandian ‡ Hindus Padayatchi ‡ Hindus Marakkar ‡ Muslims …

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