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Swift (textiles)

27-Oct-2021 20:40:27

A swift is a tool used to hold a hank of yarn while it is being wound off. It has an adjustable diameter so that it can hold hanks of many sizes, and rotates around a central rod. Developed in the United States, they are generally made out of wood or metal, though other materials may also be used. ...


Zagros Mountains

27-Oct-2021 20:40:27

The Zagros Mountains are a long mountain range in Iran, Iraq and southeastern Turkey. This mountain range has a total length of. The Zagros mountain range begins in northwestern Iran and roughly follows Iran's western border, while covering much of southeastern Turkey and northeastern Iraq. From t ...


First Light

27-Oct-2021 20:40:27

* Faith Divides Us – Death Unites Us * First Light (2018 film) * First Light (Easy Star All-Stars album) * First Light (Freddie Hubbard album) * First Light (Ganguly novel) * First Light (Preston book) * First Light (Richard and Linda Thompson album) * First Light (Stead novel) * First Light (The ...


Eredivisie

27-Oct-2021 20:40:27

The Eredivisie is the highest level of professional football in the Netherlands. The league was founded in 1956, two years after the start of professional football in the Netherlands. As of the 2019–20 season it is ranked the 9th best league in Europe by UEFA. The Eredivisie consists of 18 clubs ...


Eisner Award for Best Cover Artist

27-Oct-2021 20:40:28

The Eisner Award for Best Cover Artist is an award for "creative achievement" in American comic books. Winners and nominees. Multiple awards and nominations. The following individuals have won Best Cover Artist one or more times: Cover Artist Wins Nominations James Jean 6 6 ...


2003

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2003 was designated the International Year of Fresh Water. Events. January. * January 11 – Illinois Governor George Ryan commutes the death sentences of 167 prisoners on Illinois's death row based on the Jon Burge scandal. * January 22 – The last signal from NASA's Pioneer 10 spacecraft is ...


Murder

27-Oct-2021 20:40:29

Murder is the unlawful killing of another human without justification or valid excuse, especially the unlawful killing of another human with malice aforethought. This state of mind may, depending upon the jurisdiction, distinguish murder from other forms of unlawful homicide, such as manslaughter. ...


Oxford Brookes University

27-Oct-2021 20:40:29

Oxford Brookes University is a public university in Oxford, England. It can trace its origins to 1865, when it was founded as the Oxford School of Art . It became a university in 1992 and was renamed to honour its former principal, John Henry Brookes, the only one of the new universities to be na ...


Artery

27-Oct-2021 20:40:30

An artery is a blood vessel that takes blood away from the human heart to all parts of the body. Most arteries carry oxygenated blood; the two exceptions are the pulmonary and the umbilical arteries, which carry deoxygenated blood to the organs that oxygenate it. The effective arterial blood volum ...


Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series

27-Oct-2021 20:40:30

The Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble Cast in a Comedy Series is an award given by the Screen Actors Guild to honor the finest ensemble acting achievements in comedy series. Winners and nominees. 1990s. 2000s. 2010s. Multiple awards. ;2 awards * Despera ...


Quotient space (topology)

27-Oct-2021 20:40:31

In topology and related areas of mathematics, the quotient space of a topological space under a given equivalence relation is a new topological space constructed by endowing the quotient set of the original topological space with the quotient topology , that is, with the finest topology that make ...


Duke Jing of Qi

27-Oct-2021 20:40:31

Duke Jing of Qi was ruler of the State of Qi from 547 to 490 BC. Qi was a major power during the Spring and Autumn period of ancient China. His personal name was Lü Chujiu , ancestral name Jiang, and Duke Jing was his posthumous title. After the years of unrest as two powerful ministers, Cui Zhu ...


Premarital sex

27-Oct-2021 20:40:31

Premarital sex is sexual activity practiced by people before they are married. Historically, premarital sex was considered a moral issue which was taboo in many cultures and considered a sin by a number of religions, but since about the 1960s, it has become more widely accepted, especially in West ...


Regional Mexican

27-Oct-2021 20:40:32

Regional Mexican is a radio format encompassing the multiple musical genres from rural Mexico and the Southwestern United States. Genres include banda, Duranguense, grupera, mariachi, New Mexico music, Norteño, Tejano, Tierra Caliente and others. It is among the most popular radio formats targeti ...


Present day

27-Oct-2021 20:40:32

The term " present-day " or " present day " is used to describe the approximate period of time that surrounds the present. Depending on the context, this period may be as narrow as referring to the immediate moment, or as broad as referring to the current year or decade. In gener ...


Quercus agrifolia

27-Oct-2021 20:40:33

Quercus agrifolia , the California live oak or coast live oak , is a highly variable, often shrubby evergreen oak tree, a type of live oak, native to the California Floristic Province. It grows west of the Sierra Nevada mountain range from Mendocino County, California, south to northern Baja Cal ...


Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

27-Oct-2021 20:40:34

Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation is a Mississauga Ojibwa First Nation located near Brantford in south-central Ontario, Canada. In April 2015, MCFN had an enrolled population of 2,330 people, 850 of whom lived on the MCFN Reserve. The first nation governs the 2,392.6-hectare parcel of New Cr ...


Battle of the Somme

27-Oct-2021 20:40:34

The Battle of the Somme , also known as the Somme Offensive , was a battle of the First World War fought by the armies of the British Empire and French Third Republic against the German Empire. It took place between 1 July and 18 November 1916 on both sides of the upper reaches of the River Somme ...


Ardabil

27-Oct-2021 20:40:34

Ardabil is an ancient city in northwestern Iran, and the capital of Ardabil Province. Located in the northeastern part of Iran's historic Azerbaijan region, at the 2011 census, Ardabil's population was 564,365, with 156,324 families. The dominant majority in the city are ethnic Iranian Azerbaijani ...


Paulinus of Nola

27-Oct-2021 20:40:35

Paulinus of Nola , born Pontius Meropius Anicius Paulinus , was a Roman poet, writer, and senator who attained the ranks of suffect consul and governor of Campania but—following the assassination of the emperor Gratian and under the influence of his Spanish wife Therasia of Nola — abandoned hi ...


Tram stop

27-Oct-2021 20:40:36

A tram stop , tram station , streetcar stop , or light rail station is a place designated for a tram, streetcar, or light rail vehicle to stop so passengers can board or alight it. Generally, tram stops share most characteristics of bus stops, but because trams operate on rails, they often incl ...


List

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* Checklist * Comma-separated values * Electoral list * Electronic mailing list * List (abstract data type) * List (surname) * List (watercraft) * List College * List auf Sylt * Listicle * Listing (disambiguation) * Lists (jousting) * Liszt (disambiguation) * Liszt (surname) * Mailing list * Multise ...


Out of Control

27-Oct-2021 20:40:37

* Boy (album) * Desperado (Eagles album) * Laura Vandervoort * Lesley-Anne Down * List of Disney live-action shorts * Make Sure They See My Face * Nelson rules * Out of Control (1985 film) * Out of Control (1992 film) * Out of Control (1998 film) * Out of Control (2002 film) * Out of Control (2003 f ...


Slot machine

27-Oct-2021 20:40:37

A slot machine , known variously as a fruit machine , puggy , the slots , poker machine/pokies , fruities or slots , is a gambling machine that creates a game of chance for its customers. Slot machines are also known pejoratively as one-armed bandits due to the large mechanical levers affi ...


Rolph Grant

27-Oct-2021 20:40:37

Rolph Stewart Grant was a West Indian cricketer who captained the team on their 1939 tour of England. Life and career. Rolph Grant was a middle-order batsman and off-spin bowler. He made his highest first-class score for Trinidad against Barbados in 1933-34, when he scored 55 and 152, top-scoring ...