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  • 101hammer — 1. noun a hammer and chisel Syn: mallet, beetle, gavel, sledgehammer, jackhammer 2. verb 1) the alloy is hammered into a circular shape Syn: beat, forge, shape, form, mold, fashion, make …

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  • 102bat — as in ‘cricket bat’ [OE] and bat the animal [16] come from entirely different sources. Bat the wooden implement first appears in late Old English as batt ‘cudgel’, but it is not clear where it ultimately came from. Some have postulated a Celtic… …

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  • 103club — I noun 1) a canoeing club Syn: society, association, organization, institution, group, circle, band, body, ring, crew; alliance, league, union 2) the city has great clubs Syn …

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  • 104club — I noun 1) a canoeing club Syn: society, association, group, circle, league, guild, union 2) the city has great clubs Syn: nightclub, bar; informal disco 3) …

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  • 105club — [n1] bat, stick baton, billy*, blackjack, bludgeon, business*, conk buster*, convincer*, cosh, cudgel, hammer, hickory, mace, mallet, nightstick, persuader*, quarterstaff, rosewood, sap, shill, shillelagh, staff, swatter, truncheon, works*;… …

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  • 106bat — as in ‘cricket bat’ [OE] and bat the animal [16] come from entirely different sources. Bat the wooden implement first appears in late Old English as batt ‘cudgel’, but it is not clear where it ultimately came from. Some have postulated a Celtic… …

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  • 107fus´ti|ga´tor — fus|ti|gate «FUHS tuh gayt», transitive verb, gat|ed, gat|ing. to cudgel; beat (now only in humorously pedantic use). ╂[< Late Latin fūstīgāre (with English ate1) cudgel (to death) < Latin fūstis stick, staff] – …

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  • 108fus´ti|ga´tion — fus|ti|gate «FUHS tuh gayt», transitive verb, gat|ed, gat|ing. to cudgel; beat (now only in humorously pedantic use). ╂[< Late Latin fūstīgāre (with English ate1) cudgel (to death) < Latin fūstis stick, staff] – …

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  • 109fus|ti|gate — «FUHS tuh gayt», transitive verb, gat|ed, gat|ing. to cudgel; beat (now only in humorously pedantic use). ╂[< Late Latin fūstīgāre (with English ate1) cudgel (to death) < Latin fūstis stick, staff] – …

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  • 110Military history of the Russian Empire — Armies of Russia Kievan Rus Druzhina (862–1400s) Voyi …

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  • 111death — /deth/, n. 1. the act of dying; the end of life; the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions of an organism. Cf. brain death. 2. an instance of this: a death in the family; letters published after his death. 3. the state of being …

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  • 112hit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n., informal, success, smash; favorite; popularity. v. strike, club, batter; touch, contact, reach, find; knock, smite; slang, bump off. See arrival, impulse, killing. II (Roget s IV) I modif. Syn. shot …

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  • 113drub — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. cudgel, thrash, trounce; see beat 2 , defeat 3 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. thrash, hit, beat, whip, wallop, pound, club, cane, lash, switch. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb 1. To hit heavily and repeatedly with… …

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  • 114Chinese dragon — Chinese name Traditional Chinese 龍 …

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  • 115Old English phonology — This article is part of a series on: Old English Dialects …

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  • 116Middle English phonology — The phonology of Middle English is necessarily somewhat speculative, since it is preserved purely as a written language. Nevertheless, there is a very large corpus of Middle English. The dialects of Middle English vary greatly over both time and… …

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  • 117Origins of baseball — Part of the Baseball series on History of baseball • Origins of baseball • Early years • First league • Knickerbocker Rules • Massachusetts rules • Alexander Cartwright • …

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  • 118hit — v 1. strike, smite, thwack, slap, smack, Australian. ding; cuff, buffet, knock, punch, box, sandbag, Scot. dunt, Scot, and North Eng. paik, Inf. clout, Inf. slug, Inf. whack, Inf. knock [s.o. s] block off, Inf. wallop, Inf. crown, Sl. conk, Dial …

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  • 119Infinity Online — Infobox VG| title = Infinity Online developer = Windysoft publisher = game game engine= SpeedTree released = October 12, 2006 genre = Action modes = Multiplayer platforms = Windows media = Download only ratings= not rated media =… …

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  • 120club — Synonyms and related words: Elizabethan theater, Globe Theatre, Greek theater, affiliate, agate, alliance, ally, amphitheater, arena theater, associate, association, auditorium, ball, band together, baseball bat, baste, bastinado, bat, baths,… …

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