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  • 1 resignation — res‧ig‧na‧tion [ˌrezɪgˈneɪʆn] noun [countable, uncountable] JOBS when someone officially states that they want to leave their job, position etc: • The board accepted their resignations, along with that of the vice chairman. • The finance… …

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  • 2 resignation — noun 1 giving up your job; letter of resignation ADJECTIVE ▪ immediate ▪ shock (BrE), sudden, surprise, unexpected (esp. BrE) ▪ forced ▪ …

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  • 3 accept — [[t]ækse̱pt[/t]] ♦ accepts, accepting, accepted 1) VERB If you accept something that you have been offered, you say yes to it or agree to take it. [V n] Eventually Stella persuaded her to accept an offer of marriage... [V n] Your old clothes will …

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  • 4 resignation — n. act of resigning 1) to hand in, offer, submit, tender; withdraw one s resignation 2) to accept; reject smb. s resignation 3) a resignation from acceptance, submission 4) resignation to (one s fate) * * * [ˌrezɪg neɪʃ(ə)n] offer reject smb. s… …

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  • 5 Resignation — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Resignation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 resignation resignation retirement abdication renunciation abjuration Sgm: N 1 abandonment abandonment relinquishment PARAG:Resignation >V GRP: V 1 Sgm: V 1 resign …

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  • 6 resignation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Giving up Nouns 1. resignation, demission, retirement, abdication, withdrawal, surrender, quitting; relinquishment. See submission. 2. resignedness, patience, forbearance, long suffering, sufferance,… …

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  • 7 accept — ac|cept W1S1 [əkˈsept] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(gift/offer/invitation)¦ 2¦(situation/problem etc)¦ 3¦(think somebody/something is good enough)¦ 4¦(become part of a group)¦ 5¦(agree to take/deal with something)¦ 6¦(suggestion/advice)¦ 7¦(believe an… …

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  • 8 accept — verb 1 take/receive ADVERB ▪ eagerly, gladly, graciously, gratefully, willingly ▪ She graciously accepted my apology. ▪ reluctantly …

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  • 9 resignation — res|ig|na|tion W3 [ˌrezıgˈneıʃən] n 1.) [U and C] when you officially announce that you have decided to leave your job or an organization, or a written statement that says you will be leaving →↑notice ▪ The governor refused to accept Cox s… …

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  • 10 R.E. Lee: Letter of Resignation — ▪ Primary Source        It is all my fault. It is I who have lost the fight : this was the apology that Gen. Robert E. Lee offered the Confederate troops straggling back to their lines after the debacle of Pickett s Charge, and in many ways Lee… …

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  • 11 Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… …

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  • 12 japan — japanner, n. /jeuh pan /, n., adj., v., japanned, japanning. n. 1. any of various hard, durable, black varnishes, originally from Japan, for coating wood, metal, or other surfaces. 2. work varnished and figured in the Japanese manner. 3. Japans,… …

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  • 13 Japan — /jeuh pan /, n. 1. a constitutional monarchy on a chain of islands off the E coast of Asia: main islands, Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku. 125,716,637; 141,529 sq. mi. (366,560 sq. km). Cap.: Tokyo. Japanese, Nihon, Nippon. 2. Sea of, the… …

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  • 14 Spain — /spayn/, n. a kingdom in SW Europe. Including the Balearic and Canary islands, 39,244,195; 194,988 sq. mi. (505,019 sq. km). Cap.: Madrid. Spanish, España. * * * Spain Introduction Spain Background: Spain s powerful world empire of the 16th and… …

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  • 15 Armenia — /ahr mee nee euh, meen yeuh/; for 3 also Sp. /ahrdd me nyah/, n. 1. an ancient country in W Asia: now divided between Armenia, Turkey, and Iran. 2. Also called, Armenian Republic. a republic in Transcaucasia, S of Georgia and W of Azerbaijan.… …

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  • 16 Calendar of 2002 — ▪ 2003 January I will not wait on events while dangers gather. I will not stand by as peril draws closer and closer. The United States of America will not permit the world s most dangerous regimes to threaten us with the world s most destructive… …

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  • 17 Union between Sweden and Norway — United Kingdoms of Sweden and Norway Förenade konungarikena Sverige och Norge De forenede Kongeriger Norge og Sverige Personal union ← …

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  • 19 George Brown, Baron George-Brown — Infobox Minister honorific prefix = The Right Honourable name = George Brown honorific suffix = PC imagesize = 150px office = Foreign Secretary term start = 11 August 1966 term end= 15 March 1968 primeminister = Harold Wilson predecessor =… …

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  • 20 George Lansbury — Infobox Politician name= George Lansbury imagesize=175px birth date = 21 February 1859 birth place = Halesworth, Suffolk, England death place = Manor House Hospital, North London, England death date = death date and age|1940|05|07|1859|02|21… …

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