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A movement in late 19th-century painting led by Georges Seurat that was stricter and more formal in composition and employed pointillism as a technique.
(German mythology) any of the race of dwarfs who possessed a treasure hoard that was stolen by Siegfried
the obligation of those of high rank to be honorable and generous (often used ironically)
A river of south-central Canada flowing about 1223 km (760 mi) generally eastward from the Rocky Mountains.
French astrologer who wrote cryptic predictions whose interpretations are still being debated (1503-1566)
a family consisting of parents and their children and grandparents of a marital partner
An area in which nuclear weapons, by choice or the residents, may not be moved or stored. A number of areas (such as New Zealand) have (or have attempted) to declare themselves as such.
the circadian rhythmic nastic movement of higher plants in response to the onset of darkness
a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
A size of book page that results from the folding of each printed sheet into 18 leaves (36 pages).
any of several shrubs of the genus Elaeagnus having silver-white twigs and yellow flowers followed by olivelike fruits
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