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  • 81 Münchausen syndrome — (This is an alternate entry to Munchhausen syndrome. Münchhausen has an umlaut over the u but it is sometimes written as Munchhausen without the umlaut in English.) A recurrent feigning of catastrophic illnesses, a psychological disorder that is… …

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  • 82 United States and state terrorism — Terrorism …

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  • 83 May Yohé — Yohé in The Era Almanack, 1894 Born Mary Augusta Yohé 6 April 1866(1866 04 06) Bethlehem, Pennsylvania U.S …

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  • 84 Next (2007 film) — Next Promotional poster Directed by Lee Tamahori Produced by Nicolas Cage …

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  • 85 Use of Ogg formats in HTML5 — HTML HTML and HTML5 Dynamic HTML XHTML XHTML Mobile Profile and C HTML Canvas element Character encodings Document Object Model Font family HTML editor HTML element HTML Frames HTML5 video HTML scrip …

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  • 86 HTML5 video — HTML HTML and HTML5 Dynamic HTML XHTML XHTML Mobile Profile and C HTML Canvas element Character encodings Document Object Model Font family HTML editor HTML element HTML Frames HTML5 video …

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  • 87 Sean Carroll — Sean M. Carroll, né en 1966, est un astronome américain, chargé de recherche au département de physique du California Institute of Technology (Caltech). C est un théoricien de la cosmologie, spécialiste de l énergie sombre et de la relativité… …

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  • 88 HTML5 video —     HTML HTML и HTML5 Динамический HTML …

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  • 89 canard — n. 1) to circulate, spread a canard 2) an absurd preposterous canard * * * [kæ nɑːd] preposterous canard spread a canard an absurd to circulate …

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  • 90 scheme — I n. 1) to concoct, cook up, devise, think up a scheme 2) to foil, thwart a scheme 3) a diabolical; fantastic; get rich quick; grandiose; nefarious; preposterous, wild eyed scheme 4) a scheme to + inf. (she concocted a scheme to get publicity) 5) …

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  • 91 suggestion — n. 1) to advance, make, offer, put forward a suggestion 2) to ask for, call for, invite suggestions 3) to act on; adopt a suggestion 4) to reject a suggestion 5) an appropriate; helpful; pertinent; preposterous suggestion 6) a suggestion about,… …

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  • 92 outrageous — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. offensive, shocking. See disrepute. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. offensive, shocking, flagrant, monstrous, atrocious, heinous, intolerable, appalling, extreme, excessive, inordinate, immoderate,… …

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  • 93 silly — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. witless, foolish, stupid, childish; fatuous, inane; senseless, absurd, ridiculous; stunned. See absurdity, credulity, folly. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. senseless, ridiculous, nonsensical, foolish,… …

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  • 94 impossible — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Incapable of being considered] Syn. inconceivable, unthinkable, vain, hopeless, infeasible, unachievable, unattainable, out of the question, insurmountable, useless, impassable, inaccessible, unworkable, preposterous,… …

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  • 95 nonsensical — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. absurd, silly, senseless; see stupid 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. 1. unintelligible meaningless, incomprehensible, senseless. 2. absurd silly, foolish, scatterbrained, ridiculous, preposterous. ANT.: 1.… …

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  • 96 Undueness — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Absence of right. < N PARAG:Undueness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 undueness undueness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 malum prohibitum malum prohibitum Sgm: N 1 impropriety impropriety Sgm: N 1 illegality illegality &c. 964 G …

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  • 97 impossible — [adj1] beyond the bounds of possibility absurd, beyond, contrary to reason, cureless, futile, hardly possible, hopeless, hundred to one*, impassable, impervious, impracticable, impractical, inaccessible, inconceivable, inexecutable, infeasible,… …

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  • 98 cockeyed — adjective 1. turned or twisted toward one side (Freq. 1) a...youth with a gorgeous red necktie all awry G.K.Chesterton his wig was, as the British say, skew whiff • Syn: ↑askew, ↑awry, ↑lopsided, ↑wonky, ↑skew whiff …

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  • 99 idiotic — adjective 1. insanely irresponsible (Freq. 3) an idiotic idea • Syn: ↑crackbrained • Similar to: ↑insane 2. incongruous; inviting ridicule the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework …

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  • 100 nonsensical — adjective 1. incongruous; inviting ridicule the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework that s a cockeyed idea ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer a contribution so small as to be laughable it is ludicrous to call a… …

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