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  • 1 Xu Garden — (zh cp|c= 煦园|p= Xù Yuán), also called Xi Hua Yuan (西花园), or literally, West Flower Garden , is a famed classical garden in South China. Together with Zhan Yuan (瞻园), they are called two prominent gardens in Jinling (alternate name for Nanjing).… …

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  • 2 Nikola Pašić Square — Trg Nikole Pašića or Nikola Pašić Square (Serbian Cyrillic: Трг Николе Пашића) is one of the central town squares and an urban neighborhoods of Belgrade, the capital of Serbia. Square is named after Nikola Pašić who served as mayor of Belgrade,… …

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  • 3 South Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. Myths of the popular gods, Vishnu and Shiva, in the Puranas (ancient tales) and the Mahabharata and Ramayana epics, supply material for representational and… …

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  • 4 tumulus — n. Barrow, artificial mound, artificial hillock …

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  • 5 Tumuli — Tumulus Tu mu*lus, n.; pl. {Tumuli}. [L., a mound, a sepulchral mound, probably from tumere to swell. Cf. {Tumid}.] An artificial hillock, especially one raised over a grave, particularly over the graves of persons buried in ancient times; a… …

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  • 6 Tumulus — Tu mu*lus, n.; pl. {Tumuli}. [L., a mound, a sepulchral mound, probably from tumere to swell. Cf. {Tumid}.] An artificial hillock, especially one raised over a grave, particularly over the graves of persons buried in ancient times; a barrow.… …

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  • 7 tumulus — noun (plural tumuli) Etymology: Middle English, from Latin; akin to Latin tumēre to swell more at thumb Date: 15th century an artificial hillock or mound (as over a grave); especially an ancient grave ; barrow …

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  • 8 Vračar — Infobox Settlement official name = Vračar other name =Vracar native name =Врачар nickname = settlement type = Municipality motto = imagesize = image caption = flag size = image seal size = image shield = Vracar coa.jpg shield size = image blank… …

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  • 9 art and architecture, Anatolian — Introduction       the art and architecture of ancient Anatolian civilizations.       Anatolia is the name that is currently applied to the whole Asian territory of modern Turkey. Its western half is a broad peninsula connecting the continent of… …

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  • 10 Moot hill — A moot hill or mons placiti (statute hill)[1] is a hill or mound historically used as an assembly or meeting place. In early medieval Britain, such hills were used for moots , meetings of local people to settle local business. Among other things …

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  • 11 Action potential — In physiology, an action potential is a short lasting event in which the electrical membrane potential of a cell rapidly rises and falls, following a consistent trajectory. Action potentials occur in several types of animal cells, called… …

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  • 12 Munger Fort — Part of Bihar Bihar, India …

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  • 13 Tughlaqabad Fort — Tughlaqabad Fort, Tughlaqabad, Delhi Tughlaqabad Fort (Hindi: तुग़लक़ाबाद क़िला, Urdu: تغلق آباد قلعہ …

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  • 14 arts, 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… …

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  • 15 Leeds and Liverpool Canal — Ainscoughs mill in Burscough Principal engineer John Longbotham Other engineer(s) …

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  • 16 Biological neural network — From Texture of the Nervous System of Man and the Vertebrates by Santiago Ramón y Cajal. The figure illustrates the diversity of neuronal morphologies in the auditory cortex. In neuroscience, a biological neural network describes a population of… …

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  • 17 Tumulus — For other uses, see Tumulus (disambiguation). The Royal mounds of Gamla Uppsala in Sweden from the 5th and the 6th centuries. Originally, the site had 2000 to 3000 tumuli, but owing to quarrying and agriculture only 250 remain …

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  • 18 Outline of neuroscience — The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to neuroscience: Neuroscience – an interdisciplinary science that studies the nervous system.[1] Contents 1 Nervous system 1.1 Central nervous system …

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  • 19 Kimberley, Northern Cape — Kimberley City centre seen over the Big Hole …

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  • 20 Chitradurga district — This article is about the district. For its eponymous headquarters, see Chitradurga. Chitradurga district ಚಿತ್ರದುರ್ಗ ಜಿಲ್ಲೆ   district   …

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