A Coruña through abbreviation
City (pop., 2003 est.: 243,902), northwestern Spain.
In epistemology, knowledge that is independent of all particular experiences, as opposed to a posteriori (or empirical) knowledge, which derives from experience.
City (pop., 1995 est.: 247,000), western Germany, southwest of Cologne.
Finnish architect and designer.
Heavily built mammal (Orycteropus afer) of sub-Saharan forests and plains.
River, central and northern Switzerland.
Brother of Moses and traditional founder and head of the priesthood of ancient Israel.
U.S. baseball player, one of the greatest in professional baseball.
Nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that addresses the needs and interests of Americans aged 50 and older.
Calculating instrument that uses beads that slide along a series of wires or rods set in a frame to represent the decimal places.
Any of several marine snail species (genus Haliotis, family Haliotidae), found in warm seas worldwide.
Viceroy of Egypt (1848–54) under the Ottoman Empire.
Shah of Persia (1587–1629).
Algerian political leader who served as first president of the provisional government of the Algerian Republic (1958).
(750–1258) The second of the two great Sunnite dynasties of the Islamic Caliphate.
Complex of buildings housing a monastery or convent under the direction of an abbot or abbess, serving the needs of a self-contained religious community.
U.S. writer and environmentalist.
U.S. comedy team, prominent in vaudeville from 1931 and on radio from 1938.
U.S. theatre director, producer, and playwright.
U.S. social worker, public administrator, educator, and reformer.
Canadian prime minister (1891–92).
Shortened form of a written word or phrase used in place of the whole.
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