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  • 161skirt —   Palekoki.   Also: pālaulau, pā ū.    ♦ Short skirt, palekoki ekeke i.    ♦ Long skirt, palekoki lō ihi.    ♦ Dancing skirt, pā ū hula.    ♦ Ti leaf skirt, pā ū lā ī.    ♦ Skirt festooned with leaves or ferns, pā ū heihei.    ♦ Full skirt, ākea… …

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  • 162trousers —   Lole wāwae.   See shorts.     Long trousers, lole wāwae loloa.     Short trousers, lole wāwae pōkole.     Linen trousers, wāwae olonā.     Triangular piece inserted at base of bell bottom trousers, pi i …

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  • 163gore — In old English law, a small, narrow slip of ground. In modern land law, a small triangular piece of land, such as may be left between surveys which do not close. In some of the New England states (as Maine and Vermont) the term is applied to a… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 164gore — In old English law, a small, narrow slip of ground. In modern land law, a small triangular piece of land, such as may be left between surveys which do not close. In some of the New England states (as Maine and Vermont) the term is applied to a… …

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  • 165sprocket — ► NOUN 1) each of several projections on the rim of a wheel that engage with the links of a chain or with holes in film, tape, or paper. 2) (also sprocket wheel) a wheel with projections of this kind. ORIGIN originally denoting a triangular piece …

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  • 166pediment — [ped′i mənt] n. [altered (after L pes, gen. pedis,FOOT) < earlier periment, prob. altered < PYRAMID] 1. a low pitched gable on the front of some buildings in the Grecian style of architecture: see PORTICO 2. any similar triangular piece… …

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  • 167stomacher — [stum′əkər, stum′ikər] n. [ME stomachere: see STOMACH & ER] a richly ornamented, triangular piece of cloth formerly worn, esp. by women, as a covering for the chest and abdomen …

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  • 168arris fillet — noun : a triangular piece of wood used to raise the slates of a roof against a chimney or wall to shed the rain …

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  • 169godet — n. a triangular piece of material inserted in a dress, glove, etc. Etymology: F …

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  • 170brace jack — Theat. a triangular piece of wood used for propping up scenery from behind …

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  • 171gno|mon — «NOH mon», noun. 1. a rod, pointer, or triangular piece on a sundial or similar device, that shows the time of day by casting its shadow on a marked surface. 2. Geometry. what is left of a parallelogram after a similar parallelogram has been… …

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  • 172Guillermo Mordillo — Mordillo Guillermo Mordillo, 1974 Born Guillermo Mordillo August 4, 1932 (1932 08 04) (age 79) Buenos Aires …

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  • 173Greek arithmetic, geometry and harmonics: Thales to Plato — Ian Mueller INTRODUCTION: PROCLUS’ HISTORY OF GEOMETRY In a famous passage in Book VII of the Republic starting at Socrates proposes to inquire about the studies (mathēmata) needed to train the young people who will become leaders of the ideal… …

    History of philosophy

  • 174Dan Graham — Born March 31, 1942 (1942 03 31) (age 69) Urbana, Illinois Nationality …

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  • 175arts, East Asian — Introduction       music and visual and performing arts of China, Korea, and Japan. The literatures of these countries are covered in the articles Chinese literature, Korean literature, and Japanese literature.       Some studies of East Asia… …

    Universalium

  • 176Edinburgh —    EDINBURGH, a city, the seat of a university, and the metropolis of the kingdom of Scotland, situated in longitude 3° 10 30 (W.), and latitude 55° 57 29 (N.), about a mile (S. by W.) from Leith, 40 miles (S.S.W.) from Dundee, 42 (E. by N.) from …

    A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • 177Microlith — For the catalytic reactor, see Microlith (catalytic reactor). Backed edge bladelet A microlith is a small stone tool usually made of flint or chert and typically a centimetre or so in length and half a centimetre wide. It is produced from either… …

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  • 178hand tool — any tool or implement designed for manual operation. * * * Introduction  any of the implements used by craftsmen in manual operations, such as chopping, chiseling, sawing, filing, or forging. Complementary tools, often needed as auxiliaries to… …

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  • 179art and architecture, Oceanic — ▪ visual arts Introduction       the visual art (art) and architecture of native Oceania, including media such as sculpture, pottery, rock art, basketry, masks, painting, and personal decoration. In these cultures, art and architecture have often …

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  • 180Hope Diamond — French Blue redirects here. For the color, see French blue (color). Hope Diamond Hope Diamond in the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History Weight 45.52[1][2] …

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