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List of professional gardeners

23-Jun-2021 17:30:25

This is a list of people noted for their contribution to gardening , either by working as gardeners or garden designers by occupation, or by commissioning famous gardens. It does not include the innumerable people who count gardening among their hobbies. Notable gardeners. The list follows garden ...


Solubility pump

23-Jun-2021 17:30:25

In oceanic biogeochemistry, the solubility pump is a physico-chemical process that transports carbon from the ocean's surface to its interior. Overview. The solubility pump is driven by the coincidence of two processes in the ocean : * The solubility of carbon dioxide is a strong inverse function ...


Language documentation

23-Jun-2021 17:30:26

Language documentation is a subfield of linguistics which aims to describe the grammar and use of human languages. It aims to provide a comprehensive record of the linguistic practices characteristic of a given speech community. Language documentation seeks to create as thorough a record as possib ...


List of sultans of the Ottoman Empire

23-Jun-2021 17:30:26

The sultans of the Ottoman Empire, who were all members of the Ottoman dynasty, ruled over the transcontinental empire from its perceived inception in 1299 to its dissolution in 1922. At its height, the Ottoman Empire spanned an area from Hungary in the north to Yemen in the south, and from Algeria ...


Yadkin River bridges

23-Jun-2021 17:30:26

The Yadkin River Bridges are bridges crossing the Yadkin River between Rowan and Davidson Counties near Spencer, North Carolina in the United States. The northbound span of the Yadkin River Veterans Memorial Bridge , the first of two carrying Interstate 85 / U.S. Highway 52, opened May 5, 2012, a ...


Mill en Sint Hubert

23-Jun-2021 17:30:27

Mill en Sint Hubert is a municipality in southern Netherlands. Population centres. Topography. Dutch topographic map of the municipality of Mill en Sint Hubert, June 2015 Notable people. * Kees Bastiaans a Dutch Expressionist painter * Reinout Oerlemans a Dutch soap opera actor, film direct ...


Alameda (island)

23-Jun-2021 17:30:27

Alameda Island is an island in the San Francisco Bay in California. It is south and west of, and adjacent to Oakland, and across the bay eastward from San Francisco. Located on the island is most of the city of Alameda, a city in Alameda County. A very small western tip of the island's territory i ...


Triage

23-Jun-2021 17:30:28

Triage is the process of determining the priority of patients' treatments by the severity of their condition or likelihood of recovery with and without treatment. This rations patient treatment efficiently when resources are insufficient for all to be treated immediately; influencing the order and ...


Countries of the United Kingdom

23-Jun-2021 17:30:29

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, since 1922 comprises four countries: England, Scotland, and Wales and Northern Ireland. Although the UK is a unitary sovereign country, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales have gained a degree of autonomy through the process of devolution. ...


Wetherby

23-Jun-2021 17:30:29

Wetherby is a market town and civil parish within the City of Leeds metropolitan borough, in West Yorkshire, England, close to the county's border with North Yorkshire and lies approximately 12 miles from Leeds, 12 miles from York and 8 miles from Harrogate. The town stands on the River Wharfe, an ...


Vand Chhako

23-Jun-2021 17:30:30

is one of the three main pillars of the teachings of Guru Nanak, the founder of the Sikhism. The other two pillars are Naam Japo and Kirat Karo . It means to share what you have and to consume it together as a community. This could be wealth, food. etc. The term is also used to mean to share o ...


Robert McNamara

23-Jun-2021 17:30:32

Robert Strange McNamara was an American business executive and the eighth United States Secretary of Defense, serving from 1961 to 1968 under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. He played a major role in escalating the United States' involvement in the Vietnam War. McNamara was respo ...


National Assembly (France)

23-Jun-2021 17:30:33

The National Assembly is the lower house of the bicameral French Parliament under the Fifth Republic, the upper house being the Senate. The National Assembly's legislators are known as députés. There are 577 députés, each elected by a single-member constituency through a two-round voting syste ...


Tell Maghzaliyah

23-Jun-2021 17:30:33

Tell Maghzaliyah is a prehistoric aceramic Mesolithic and Neolithic site located approximately 7.5 km northwest of Yarim Tepe, with which it shows some similarities. Tell Maghzaliyah shows the development of pre-Hassuna culture. There are also numerous connections to the Jarmo culture going back t ...


Mike McGloin

23-Jun-2021 17:30:33

Michael E. "Mike" McGloin was a 19th-century criminal and leader of the Whyos, a New York City street gang. Overview. An early member of the Whyos, McGloin would rise to become leader of the gang by the late 1870s, in his late teens. Continuing the ruthless tactics of his predecessors & ...


Edward II of England

23-Jun-2021 17:30:33

Edward II , also called Edward of Caernarfon , was King of England from 1307 until he was deposed in January 1327. The fourth son of Edward I, Edward became the heir apparent to the throne following the death of his elder brother Alphonso. Beginning in 1300, Edward accompanied his father on campai ...


2000–01 Belgian First Division

23-Jun-2021 17:30:35

The 2000–01 season of the Jupiler League began on August 12, 2000 and ended on May 20, 2001. Anderlecht became champions. Promoted teams. These teams were promoted from the second division at the start of the season: *Antwerp *Louviéroise Relegated teams. These teams were relegated to the se ...


Arquebus

23-Jun-2021 17:30:36

The arquebus , derived from the German word Hakenbüchse , was a form of long gun that appeared in Europe and the Ottoman Empire during the 15th century. Although the term arquebus was applied to many different forms of firearms from the 15th to 17th centuries, it originally referred to "a ...


Elmsford, New York

23-Jun-2021 17:30:37

Elmsford is a village in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is part of the New York metropolitan area. Roughly one mile square, the village is fully contained within the borders of the town of Greenburgh. As of the 2010 census, the population of Elmsford was 4,664. History. Elmsford ...


Know Your Rights

23-Jun-2021 17:30:37

" Know Your Rights " is a song by the Clash. It was released as the first single from the album Combat Rock , three weeks prior to the release of the album. The song begins with the words " This is a public service announcement...with guitars! " The structure of the song revolve ...


Dónall Farmer

23-Jun-2021 17:30:37

Dónall Farmer was an Irish television film director, producer, RTÉ Head of Drama and actor who performed on stage and in film and television productions. Known for his part in Glenroe , the Irish television series in which he played Father Tim Devereux, he won two Jacob's Awards for his work on ...


Lacrosse at the 1928 Summer Olympics

23-Jun-2021 17:30:37

was a demonstration sport at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. Teams from Canada, Great Britain, and the United States played round-robin matches on August 5, 6 and 7. Each team ended the tournament with a record of 1 win and 1 loss. The Johns Hopkins Blue Jays men's lacrosse team represented t ...


Paralanguage

23-Jun-2021 17:30:38

Paralanguage , also known as vocalics , is a component of meta-communication that may modify meaning, give nuanced meaning, or convey emotion, by using techniques such as prosody, pitch, volume, intonation, etc. It is sometimes defined as relating to nonphonemic properties only. Paralanguage may b ...


NHS Nightingale Hospital London

23-Jun-2021 17:30:40

The NHS Nightingale Hospital London is the first of the NHS Nightingale Hospitals: temporary hospitals set up by NHS England for the COVID-19 pandemic. It is housed in the ExCeL London convention centre in East London, and has an initial capacity for 500 patients, with potential for 4,000. The hos ...


ExCeL London

23-Jun-2021 17:30:40

ExCeL London is an exhibition and international convention centre in the Custom House area of Newham, East London. Its site is on the northern quay of the Royal Victoria Dock in London Docklands, between Canary Wharf and London City Airport. History. The centre was designed by Moxley Architects a ...