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River Deer

04-Dec-2022 19:46:23

The River Deer is river in Devon, a tributary of the River Tamar, joining it at North Tamerton. Toponomy. The root of the name is uncertain, since no early forms have been found. A suggested back-formation is from Derriton, perhaps supported by aqua de Dyraton from 1282 in the Assize Rolls. ...


Chris Rumford

04-Dec-2022 19:46:24

Chris Rumford - born:1958-09-18|died:2016|; Rumford, Chris; RUMFORD, C; Rumford, Chris (1958-2016).. He was born on September 18, 1958 and died on January 1, 2016. ...


Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace

04-Dec-2022 19:46:25

Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace is a 1999 American epic space-opera film written and directed by George Lucas, produced by Lucasfilm, distributed by 20th Century Fox and stars Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd, Ian McDiarmid, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, Pernilla ...


Jessie Mueller

04-Dec-2022 19:46:26

Jessica Ruth Mueller is an American actress and singer. She started her acting career in Chicago and won two Joseph Jefferson Awards in 2008 and 2011 for her roles as Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel and Amalia Balash in She Loves Me. In 2011, she moved to New York City to star in a Broadway reviva ...


School of Isolated and Distance Education

04-Dec-2022 19:46:26

The School of Isolated and Distance Education is the main centre for Kindergarten to Year 12 distance education and online learning within the Western Australian Department of Education. It provides education for students who for various reasons cannot attend classes in a regular school. It began ...


Technical University of Valencia

04-Dec-2022 19:46:26

The Polytechnic University of Valencia is a Spanish university located in Valencia, with a focus on science and technology. It was founded in 1968 as the Higher Polytechnic School of Valencia and became a university in 1971, but some of its schools are more than 100 years old. Characteristics. Th ...


Fundus photography

04-Dec-2022 19:46:27

Fundus photography involves photographing the rear of an eye; also known as the fundus. Specialized fundus cameras consisting of an intricate microscope attached to a flash enabled camera are used in fundus photography. The main structures that can be visualized on a fundus photo are the central a ...


Cantonese

04-Dec-2022 19:46:27

Cantonese is a language within the Chinese language family originating from the city of Guangzhou and its surrounding area in Southeastern China. It is the traditional prestige variety of the Yue Chinese dialect group, which has over 80 million native speakers. While the term Cantonese specifica ...


Lens (anatomy)

04-Dec-2022 19:46:28

The lens is a transparent biconvex structure in the eye that, along with the cornea, helps to refract light to be focused on the retina. By changing shape, it functions to change the focal length of the eye so that it can focus on objects at various distances, thus allowing a sharp real image of t ...


Integral transform

04-Dec-2022 19:46:29

In mathematics, an integral transform maps a function from its original function space into another function space via integration, where some of the properties of the original function might be more easily characterized and manipulated than in the original function space. The transformed function ...


General Dynamics–Grumman EF-111A Raven

04-Dec-2022 19:46:30

The General Dynamics–Grumman EF-111A Raven is an electronic-warfare aircraft designed to replace the EB-66 Destroyer in the United States Air Force. Its crews and maintainers often called it the "Spark-Vark", a play on the F-111's "Aardvark" nickname. The USAF contracted with ...


Miguel A. García Méndez

04-Dec-2022 19:46:30

Miguel Angel García Méndez was a Puerto Rican politician and businessman. García Méndez served as the 11th Speaker of the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico and later served in the Puerto Rico Senate. He helped found the Republican Statehood Party. Studies. García Méndez was born in Ag ...


Jim Britt

04-Dec-2022 19:46:31

Jim Britt was an American sportscaster who broadcast Major League Baseball games in Boston, Massachusetts, and Cleveland, Ohio, during the 1940s and 1950s. On June 15, 1948, Britt was at the microphone on WBZ-TV for the first live telecast of a Major League game in New England, as the Boston Brave ...


Petru Lucinschi

04-Dec-2022 19:46:31

Petru Lucinschi is a former Moldovan politician who was Moldova's second President. Biography. Petru Lucinschi was born on 27 January 1940 in Rădulenii Vechi village, Soroca County, Kingdom of Romania. He has a PhD in Philosophy from the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. Lucinschi carries a ...


Blake Nelson

04-Dec-2022 19:46:33

Blake Nelson is an American author of adult and children's literature. He grew up in Portland, Oregon, and attended Wesleyan University and New York University. He lives in Hillsboro, Oregon, in the Portland metropolitan area. Biography. Nelson began his career writing short humor pieces for Det ...


Birthday

04-Dec-2022 19:46:34

A birthday is the anniversary of the birth of a person, or figuratively of an institution. Birthdays of people are celebrated in numerous cultures, often with birthday gifts, birthday cards, a birthday party, or a rite of passage. Many religions celebrate the birth of their founders or religious f ...


Gather (sewing)

04-Dec-2022 19:46:35

Gathering is a sewing technique for shortening the length of a strip of fabric so that the longer piece can be attached to a shorter piece. It is commonly used in clothing to manage fullness, as when a full sleeve is attached to the armscye or cuff of a shirt, or when a skirt is attached to a bodi ...


François de Cossé Brissac, 11th Duke of Brissac

04-Dec-2022 19:46:37

Anne Marie Timoléon François de Cossé Brissac, 11th Duke of Brissac , was a French aristocrat and author. He held the French noble title of Duke of Brissac from 1883 to 1944. Early life and career. He was born on 12 February 1868 in Paris, France. His maternal grandfather, Louis Say, was the fo ...


1988 NSWRL season

04-Dec-2022 19:46:37

The 1988 NSWRL season was the 81st season of professional rugby league football in Australia, and saw the first expansion of the New South Wales Rugby League Premiership outside the borders of New South Wales, with the addition of three new teams: the Brisbane Broncos, Newcastle Knights and Gold C ...


Meon, Hampshire

04-Dec-2022 19:46:37

Meon is a hamlet in the Fareham district, in south Hampshire, England. Meon Farm was an old timber and red-brick building in Meon. Meon was recorded in the Domesday Book as Mene . ...


Terrestrial Trunked Radio

04-Dec-2022 19:46:37

Terrestrial Trunked Radio , a European standard for a trunked radio system, is a professional mobile radio and two-way transceiver specification. TETRA was specifically designed for use by government agencies, emergency services, for public safety networks, rail transport staff for train radios, tr ...


Doctor of Law

04-Dec-2022 19:46:38

Doctor of Law or Doctor of Laws is a degree in law. The application of the term varies from country to country and includes degrees such as the Doctor of Juridical Science, Doctor juris, Doctor of Philosophy, Juris Doctor, and Legum Doctor. By country. Argentina. In Argentina the Doctor of La ...


Nile

04-Dec-2022 19:46:38

The Nile is a major north-flowing river in northeastern Africa, and is the longest river in Africa and the disputed longest river in the world, as the Brazilian government says that the Amazon River is longer than the Nile. The Nile is about long and its drainage basin covers eleven countries: Tan ...


97th meridian west

04-Dec-2022 19:46:38

The 97th meridian west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, North America, the Gulf of Mexico, the Pacific Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole. The 97th meridian west forms a great circle with the 83rd meridian east. ...


Pietro Secchia

04-Dec-2022 19:46:39

Pietro Secchia - politician from Italy. He was born on December 19, 1903 in Occhieppo Superiore and died on July 7, 1973 in Rome. ...