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  • 181decay — [dē kā′, dikā′] vi. [ME decaien < Anglo Fr & OFr decäir < VL * decadere: see DECADENCE] 1. to lose strength, soundness, health, beauty, prosperity, etc. gradually; waste away; deteriorate 2. to rot or decompose 3. to undergo radioactive… …

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  • 182radioactive decay — noun the spontaneous disintegration of a radioactive substance along with the emission of ionizing radiation • Syn: ↑decay, ↑disintegration • Derivationally related forms: ↑disintegrate (for: ↑disintegration), ↑decay ( …

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  • 183-lysis — comb. form forming nouns denoting disintegration or decomposition (electrolysis; haemolysis). * * * ləsə̇s noun combining form (plural lyses ləˌsēz) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin & Greek; Latin …

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  • 184photodisintegration — “+ noun Etymology: phot + disintegration : a disintegration of the nucleus of an atom produced by absorption of radiant energy compare electrodisintegration * * * /foh toh di sin ti gray sheuhn/, n. Physics. the disintegration of a nucleus,… …

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  • 185ZIONISM — This article is arranged according to the following outline: the word and its meaning forerunners ḤIBBAT ZION ROOTS OF ḤIBBAT ZION background to the emergence of the movement the beginnings of the movement PINSKER S AUTOEMANCIPATION settlement… …

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  • 186Radium — Ra di*um (r[=a] d[i^]*[u^]m), n. [NL., fr. L. radius ray.] (Chem.) An intensely radioactive metallic element found (combined) in minute quantities in pitchblende, and various other uranium minerals. Symbol, Ra; atomic weight, 226.4. Radium was… …

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  • 187Radium — (pronEng|ˈreɪdiəm) is a radioactive chemical element which has the symbol Ra and atomic number 88. Its appearance is almost pure white, but it readily oxidizes on exposure to air, turning black. Radium is an alkaline earth metal that is found in… …

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  • 188Ultrasound — Not to be confused with Supersonic .Ultrasound is cyclic sound pressure with a frequency greater than the upper limit of human hearing. Although this limit varies from person to person, it is approximately 20 kilohertz (20,000 hertz) in healthy,… …

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  • 189Black Panther Party — Infobox American Political Party party name = Black Panther Party party articletitle = Black Panther Party party foundation = October 15, 1966 colours = Black ideology = Marxism Leninism, Maoism, some elements of Black Nationalism fiscalpolicy =… …

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  • 190Bulgars — Not to be confused with Bulgarians. Victorious Bulgar soldiers killing their East Roman (Byzantine) opponents, from the Menology of Basil II, 10th century …

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  • 191Electrical discharge machining — An electrical discharge machine Electric discharge machining (EDM), sometimes colloquially also referred to as spark machining, spark eroding, burning, die sinking or wire erosion,[1] is a manufacturing process whereby a desired shape is obtained …

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  • 192Robert Smith (musician) — Infobox musical artist Name = Robert Smith Img capt = Robert Smith playing live at The Singapore Indoor Stadium Img size = Landscape = Background = solo singer Birth name = Robert James Smith Alias = Born = Birth date and age|1959|4|21 Died =… …

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  • 193Post-invasion Iraq, 2003–present — Infobox Military Conflict campaign=Iraq War, Post Invasion caption=Occupation zones in Iraq as of September 2003 date=May 1, 2003 – present place=Iraq casus=2003 invasion of Iraq result=Conflict ongoing combatant1=flagicon|Iraq New Iraqi Army… …

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  • 194Undisputed Attitude — Infobox Album | Name = Undisputed Attitude Type = cover Artist = Slayer Released = May 28, 1996 Recorded = 1996 Capital Studios Hollywood Sound, Los Angeles, California, USA Genre = Punk rock Hardcore punk Crossover thrash Length = 33:01 Label =… …

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  • 195Monguor — Infobox Ethnic group group=Monguor Tu, Mongour, Chaaghaan mongghol poptime=241,198 (2000 Census) popplace= China: Qinghai, Gansu langs= Monguor rels=Tibetan Buddhism, and some Taoism and shamanism related=MongolsThe Monguor or Tu Zu (Simplified:… …

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  • 196Social Solidarity — is the degree or type (see below) of integration of a society. This use of the term is generally employed in sociology and the other social sciences.According to Émile Durkheim, the types of social solidarity correlate with types of society. In… …

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  • 197Gifted education — (also known as Gifted and Talented Education (GATE), Talented and Gifted (TAG), or G/T) is a broad term for special practices, procedures and theories used in the education of children who have been identified as gifted or talented. There is no… …

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  • 198Mass–energy equivalence — E=MC2 redirects here. For other uses, see E=MC2 (disambiguation). 4 meter tall sculpture of Einstein s 1905 E = mc2 formula at the 2006 Walk of Ideas, Berlin, Germany In physics, mass–energy equivalence is the concept that the …

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  • 199Carlo Gesualdo — This article is about the composer; for the Italian town see Gesualdo, Campania. Carlo Gesualdo, Prince of Venosa. Carlo Gesualdo, known as Gesualdo di Venosa or Gesualdo da Venosa (March 8, 1566 – September 8, 1613), Prince of Venosa and Count… …

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  • 200Powder metallurgy — is the process of blending fine powdered materials, pressing them into a desired shape (compacting), and then heating the compressed material in a controlled atmosphere to bond the material (sintering). The powder metallurgy process generally… …

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