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July 31, 2011

Bindermichl German

ist ein statistischer Bezirk eines Stadtteils Waldegg von LinzSource: Wikipedia

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July 20, 2010

Alkoven German

Erholungsnischen der Borg bei Star TrekSource: Wikipedia

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January 29, 2010

Attn

used on an envelope, this abbreviation for the word "Attention" is put before the name of the recipient, assumedly so that it is not opened by someone elseSource: Wikipedia

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September 4, 2009

Unterschnitt German

eine Art des BuchschnittesSource: Wikipedia

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Unterschnitt German

eine Art, bei bestimmten Ballsportarten den Ball in Rotation zu versetzenSource: Wikipedia

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August 14, 2009

Christopher Clay German

Gründer von Soup.ioSource: Personal Knowledge

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August 11, 2009

Bicol-Region German

ein Regierungsbezirk der PhilippinenSource: Wikipedia

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BIK ASCHPURWIS + BEHRENS GMBH German

eine deutsche Firma, die im Bereich der Markt- und Media- und Regionalforschung tätig istSource: Website

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Bundesleistungsgesetz German

ein Gesetz, das die Bundesrepublik Deutschland ermächtigt unter besonderen Voraussetzungen (Gefahr für den Bestand der freiheitlichen demokratischen Grundordnung, Verteidigungsfall) von ihren Bürgern bestimmte Leistungen zu verlangenSource: Website

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Bahn Logistik GmbH German

eine Firma, die bahnspezifische Erzeugnisse wie z.B. Ersatzteile für Güter- und Personenwaggon verkauftSource: Website

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Breite Liste Gesundheit German

der Name medizinischer Fachschaften, z. B. an der LMU MünchenSource: Wikipedia

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August 7, 2009

Automatic Train Operation German

ein System der Londoner U-Bahn, welches es ermöglicht einen Zug per Knopfdruck vollautomatisch zur nächsten Station fahren zu lassenSource: Wikipedia

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Associatie Technologie Overdracht German

die Niederländische Gesellschaft für TechnologiertransferSource: Wikipedia

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Alternative Trade Organization German

alternative Handelsorganisation, die sich in der Regel dem fairen Handel verpflichtet und in Deutschland auch durch den Weltladen-Dachverband (WLDV) im sogenannten ATO-TÜV bewertet wirdSource: Wikipedia

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Virtuelle Fluggesellschaft German

eine Fluggesellschaft gar keine eigene Flugzeugflotte, sondern betreibt ihre Flüge ausschließlich auf ACMI-BasisSource: Wikipedia

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AMI German

ist eine Variante von ACMI, bei der keine Flugbesatzung (Crew) an den Kunden vermietet wirdSource: Wikipedia

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July 1, 2009

kyp

internet slang for "keep you posted"Source: Personal Knowledge

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June 23, 2009

F-Musik German

Musik, die nicht um ihrer selbst willen gehört wird, sondern einen außermusikalischen Zweck erfüllt wie zum Beispiel Militärmusik, Kirchenmusik, Bühnenmusik und FilmmusikSource: Wikipedia

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U-Musik German

fasst populäre und kommerzielle Musikrichtungen (populäre Musik) zusammenSource: Wikipedia

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June 20, 2009

No Brain

a South Korean punk rock/ska-punk bandSource: Wikipedia

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June 13, 2009

Hindhead Tunnel German

Bauprojekt von Balfour BeattySource: Wikipedia

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June 8, 2009

Bieranzug German

Anzughose, Polo-Shirt oder Hemd, Jackett von einem Anzug (nicht unbedingt vom gleichen Stoff, wie die Hose) oder Blazer, LederschuheSource: Wikipedia

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May 23, 2009

Herzschlag German

die Kontraktion des HerzensSource: Wikipedia

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Herzschlag – Die Retter German

eine deutsche KrankenhausserieSource: Wikipedia

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May 9, 2009

AIFB German

Institut für Angewandte Informatik und Formale Beschreibungsverfahren der Universität KarlsruheSource: Website

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Seegrube German

ein Teil des Nordpark Skigebiets bei InnsbruckSource: Website

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Wetterleuchten German

ein 2-tägiges elektronisches Musik Festival auf der Seegrube bei InnsbruckSource: Website

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dancer

a person who performs a danceSource: Personal Knowledge

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Sheikhani

one of the most popular dances by Assyrians in IranSource: Wikipedia

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Cyclist

someone who rides a bycicleSource: Personal Knowledge

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road traffic

People moving on a roadSource: Personal Knowledge

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traffic fatality

Someone who died in road traffic, often in a car accidentSource: Personal Knowledge

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May 6, 2009

plane figure

a two-dimensional shapeSource: Personal Knowledge

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May 5, 2009

Baixa German

das Geschäftsviertels der portugiesischen Hauptstadt LissabonSource: Personal Knowledge

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May 4, 2009

Fechter German

jemand, der den Sport des Fechtens ausübtSource: Personal Knowledge

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Sekundantenkreide German

eine Verwarnung infolge eines Regelverstoßes eines der Beteiligten bei der studentischen MensurSource: Wikipedia

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May 3, 2009

Quöllfrisch German

eines der ersten naturtrüben Biere der SchweizSource: Website

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Puls 4

an Austrian private television stationSource: Personal Knowledge

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Austria 9 TV

an Austrian private television stationSource: Personal Knowledge

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April 19, 2009

non-logical axiom

aims to capture what is special about a particular structure (or set of structures, such as groups)Source: Wikipedia

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April 13, 2009

Equalizer

An audio processing tool used for equalizationSource: Wikipedia

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Equalizer

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April 11, 2009

2D

Something with two dimensions, e.g. height and widthSource: Wikipedia

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April 10, 2009

> German

größer-als ZeichenSource: Personal Knowledge

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April 5, 2009

March 23, 2009

March 4, 2009

Developer Relations Group

former name of the Developer Group at MicrosoftSource: Wikipedia

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Dynamic Route Guidance

a radio-based traffic and congestion avoidance systemSource: Wikipedia

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February 25, 2009

Term of pregnancy

duration of pregnancySource: Personal Knowledge

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NONELEMENTARY

the complement of the complexity class ELEMENTARYSource: Wikipedia

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February 24, 2009

Visit

a sequence of requests by a single internet user to a web site within a certain amount of timeSource: Personal Knowledge

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Visit

a person, or people, goes to either see someone or a placeSource: Wikipedia

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Stempelfuß German

ein durch Fettleibigkeit deformierter Fuß, beispielsweise mit durchgetretenem Vorfuß oder Querfußgewölbe, so dass das Gehen Fußschmerzen bereitetSource: Wikipedia

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Stempelfuß German

den unteren Teil eines BlütenstempelsSource: Wikipedia

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Stempelfuß German

der untere Teil eines Stützpfeilers aus Holz, Stahl oder Leichtmetall für den Ausbau in söhligen GrubenbauenSource: Wikipedia

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Stempelfuß German

den unteren Teil eines StempelsSource: Wikipedia

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February 18, 2009

Datong District

a district administered by the prefecture-level city of Daqing in Heilongjiang province, ChinaSource: Wikipedia

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Datong District

a district administered by the prefecture-level city of Huainan in Anhui province, ChinaSource: Wikipedia

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February 13, 2009

February 10, 2009

Königreich Italien German

aus der Cisalpinischen Republik Napoléons 1805 hervorgegangenes kleineres Königreich in NordostitalienSource: Wikipedia

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Königreich Italien German

aus dem Königreich Sardinien 1861 im Zuge des Risorgimento hervorgegangenSource: Wikipedia

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February 8, 2009

Pionier German

einen Siedler, der neues Land erschließtSource: Wikipedia

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Pionier German

einen Prediger der Religionsgemeinschaft der Zeugen JehovasSource: Wikipedia

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Pionier German

ein Mitglied einer politischen Massenorganisation für Kinder (Pionierorganisation) in einem sozialistischen LandSource: Wikipedia

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Pionier German

den Angehörigen einer militärischen Einheit, der für bautechnische und infrastrukturelle Arbeiten ausgebildet wurdeSource: Wikipedia

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Pionier German

eine Lebensform, die (weitgehend) unbelebtes Gebiet meist unter extremen Bedingungen besiedeltSource: Wikipedia

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Pionier German

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Pionier German

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Pionier German

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Pionier German

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Pionier German

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February 5, 2009

Amanda Knox

was arrested on the morning of 6 November for her alleged involvement in Kercher's murderSource: Wikipedia

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January 28, 2009

SPF

Mixed softwood timber coming from Spruce, Pine and Fir treesSource: Wikipedia

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Aldo Platini

a former professional football player and coach of Italian descentSource: Wikipedia

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January 27, 2009

hello.jpg

a shock image of a man stretching his anusSource: Wikipedia

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Hacker News

A reddit-like news forum by Y CombinatorSource: Personal Knowledge

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Ria German

Variante des Vornamens MariaSource: Wikipedia

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Regierungsinspektoranwärter German

eine Dienstbezeichnung eines Beamten auf Widerruf im gehobenen nichttechnischen VerwaltungsdienstSource: Wikipedia

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Research into Ageing

They operate 'The Disconnected Mind', a research project that seeks to improve the lives of older people by unlocking the causes of age-related mental declineSource: Wikipedia

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BiM German

eine auf das XML-Schema bezogene Komprimierung von XML-DatenSource: Wikipedia

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January 26, 2009

Nowcasting

Science Fact Finder: What is nowcasting?Source: Website

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Buccal smear

a medical procedure for taking a genetic sampleSource: Wikipedia

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Buccal

The 'outer' surface of a toothSource: Wikipedia

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buccal

adjective form of cheekSource: Wikipedia

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Buccal index

The cross-mounting buccal index was developed by N. Chaimattayompol for the definitive implant abutment selection, framework design and fabricationSource: Wikipedia

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Buccal index

introduced by Ayarzagiiena JSource: Wikipedia

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January 25, 2009

17 German

traditioneller Unglückstag ist in Italien Freitag, der SiebzehnteSource: Wikipedia

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Triple Bogey

Three-over-par (+3)Source: Personal Knowledge

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Double Bogey

Two-over-par (+2)Source: Personal Knowledge

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January 24, 2009

Embraer 195

stretched version, with different engines and larger wing and landing gear structuresSource: Wikipedia

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Embraer 190

stretched version of the E-170, with different engines and larger wing and landing gear structuresSource: Wikipedia

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Kasher

a Hebrew surname meaning "fit" and in the common context, fit for consumption by Jews according to traditional Jewish lawSource: Wikipedia

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Commonwealth of Kentucky

In 1785, residents of Kentucky County began petitioning for the County to be recognized as a "free and independent state, to be known by the name of the Commonwealth of Kentucky."Source: Wikipedia

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Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

The Seal of Pennsylvania does not use the term, but legal processes are in the name of the Commonwealth and it is a traditional official designation used in referring to the stateSource: Wikipedia

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Commonwealth of Virginia

The name "commonwealth of Virginia" dates back to its independence from Great BritainSource: Wikipedia

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January 23, 2009

The Generals

mascot of Washington-Lee High School in Arlington, VirginiaSource: Wikipedia

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The Generals

mascot of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, VirginiaSource: Wikipedia

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Washington

An 18th century name for Ua Huka, later extended as the "Washington Islands" to include all of the northern Marquesas IslandsSource: Wikipedia

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Washington Senators

was the name for the Texas Rangers between 1961 and 1971Source: Wikipedia

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Washington Senators

was the name for the Minnesota Twins between 1901 and 1960Source: Wikipedia

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January 22, 2009

Herbie

a telepathic robot in the science fiction short story "Liar!"Source: Wikipedia

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January 20, 2009

F-Scale

a 2.781 in (70.62 mm) gauge track used with model trainsSource: Wikipedia

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January 18, 2009

Llello German

Gebräuchlicher Szenenamen in den USA für KokainSource: Wikipedia

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Flex German

ein umgangssprachlicher Ausdruck für hochprozentiges KokainSource: Wikipedia

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Blue Mountain Lake

refers to the lake on the banks of which the village Blue Mountain Lake is situatedSource: Wikipedia

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ILS CAT I German

ILS-Kategorie, die einen Anflug unter gewissen Wetterbedingungen erlaubtSource: Wikipedia

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ILS CAT II German

ILS-Kategorie, die einen Anflug unter gewissen Wetterbedingungen erlaubtSource: Wikipedia

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Runway visual range German

Sicht bis zur LandebahnSource: Wikipedia

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ILS CAT IIIa German

ILS-Kategorie, die einen Anflug unter gewissen Wetterbedingungen erlaubtSource: Wikipedia

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ILS CAT IIIb German

ILS-Kategorie, die einen Anflug unter gewissen Wetterbedingungen erlaubtSource: Wikipedia

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ILS CAT IIIc German

ILS-Kategorie, die einen Anflug unter gewissen Wetterbedingungen erlaubtSource: Wikipedia

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ILS CAT III German

ist unterteilt in CAT IIIa, IIIb und IIIcSource: Wikipedia

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University of Michigan System German

ein Verbund staatlicher Universitäten im US-Bundesstaat MichiganSource: Wikipedia

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Media Integration Layer German

rendert Programme, welche die Windows Presentation Foundation verwendenSource: Personal Knowledge

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IC3

Building energy code calculator used in Texas, USASource: Wikipedia

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January 17, 2009

Drehflügler German

Fluggerät, bei dem die Tragflächen in Form eines horizontalen Rotors aufgebaut sindSource: Wikipedia

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Göran Edman German

geboren am 28. April 1956 in Söderhamn, SchwedenSource: Website

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January 16, 2009

Wikipedia German

ein Projekt zur Erstellung einer Online-Enzyklopädie in mehreren SprachversionenSource: Wikipedia

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Inkludisten German

übliche Bezeichnung für Mitglieder von Wikipedia, die sich dafür einsetzen, das Themen in Wikipedia verbleiben können, deren Relevanz umstritten istSource: Personal Knowledge

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Exkludisten German

übliche Bezeichnung für Mitglieder von Wikipedia, die sich dafür einsetzen, nur besonders (ihrer Meinung nach) relevante Themen in Wikipedia aufzunehmenSource: Personal Knowledge

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MuSE German

ein open-Source MIDI-SequencerSource: Personal Knowledge

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Multiple Streaming Engine German

ein Audio Streaming Client für das Linux-BetriebssystemSource: Wikipedia

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Financial District

the central area in some large cities where banks, insurance companies and other large corporations have head officesSource: Wikipedia

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January 14, 2009

Yan

transliteration of the name "Ян" (Ian) from the Russian languageSource: Wikipedia

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January 13, 2009

Freewave German

Anbieter von Gratis-WLAN für LokaleSource: Website

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Salzberg German

Spezialisiert auf traditionelle Salzburger Gerichte wie die Pongauer KasnocknSource: Website

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Deutschland German

1818 gebaut als Vollschiff AlfredSource: Wikipedia

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Fritz Hilpert German

Audio Operator bei der deutschen Band KraftwerkSource: Wikipedia

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January 7, 2009

European

A person or attribute of the continent of EuropeSource: Wikipedia

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European

A person or attribute of the European UnionSource: Wikipedia

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January 5, 2009

Lexicon

any real numbers with particular propertiesSource: Wikipedia

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Freischwinger German

ein bis etwa 1950 gebauten LautsprechertypSource: Wikipedia

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Kragstuhl German

englische Bezeichnung: cantilever chair freitragender StuhlSource: Wikipedia

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January 2, 2009

Dob German

Daughters of Bilitis, die erste lesbische Bürgerrechtsorganisation in den Vereinigten StaatenSource: Wikipedia

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Dob German

2,5-Dimethoxy-4-bromamphetamin, ein potentes und wirkungsstarkes HalluzinogenSource: Wikipedia

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Dob German

Dirk Brezinski, Pseudonym eines deutschen HackersSource: Wikipedia

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Dob German

Dobo, IATA-Code des Flughafens auf den Aru-Inseln in IndonesienSource: Wikipedia

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December 29, 2008

Blue Screen German

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December 13, 2008

W.A.S.T.E.

a fan club for the rock band Radiohead, which distributes tickets and merchandiseSource: Wikipedia

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December 5, 2008

Minerva F.C.

a 19th century West London soccer teamSource: Wikipedia

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Minerva

a Norwegian athletics clubSource: Wikipedia

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Minerva cast

a type of orthopedic cast enclosing the patient's trunk and headSource: Wikipedia

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November 22, 2008

Schmolle German

Das Weiche im BrotSource: Website

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November 20, 2008

Memory footprint

refers to the amount of main memory that a program uses or references while runningSource: Wikipedia

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October 7, 2008

Cuba

a republic located in the northern Caribbean SeaSource: Wikipedia

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October 5, 2008

git

free distributed revision control softwareSource: Wikipedia

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Erdős number

describes the minimum distance between a mathematician and Paul Erdős, where a relationship between two people is defined by them having written a paper togetherSource: Personal Knowledge

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Sofortist German

Jemand der nicht lange zögert, sondern möglichst gleich umsetzt, was er sich denktSource: Personal Knowledge

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October 4, 2008

José Barroso German

EU-KommissionspräsidentSource: Website

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Nicolas Sarkozy

President of FranceSource: Wikipedia

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October 3, 2008

Lithuania

called Lietuva in LithuanianSource: Personal Knowledge

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OOWS

defines a full software development process for the webSource: Website

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September 26, 2008

Acquisition

also known as a takeoverSource: Wikipedia

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September 25, 2008

Oxymoron

denotes a contradictionSource: Personal Knowledge

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September 23, 2008

Mario

a common first name of peopleSource: Personal Knowledge

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September 19, 2008

Agent Provocateur

a undercover policeman provocates somebody doing something forbiddenSource: Personal Knowledge

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September 16, 2008

Verkehrsclub Österreich German

Verein, der das Ziel verfolgt, den Verkehr in Österreich gesundheitsverträglicher zu gestalten und dabei Mobilität zu fördernSource: Wikipedia

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September 8, 2008

GIS German

treibt die Rundfunkgebühren in Österreich einSource: Personal Knowledge

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August 29, 2008

House

A man-made construction that protects humans from weather conditionsSource: Personal Knowledge

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August 27, 2008

Greasemonkey

a Mozilla Firefox extension that allows users to install scripts that make on-the-fly changes to most HTML-based web pagesSource: Wikipedia

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August 4, 2008

Google

best known for its search engineSource: Personal Knowledge

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July 14, 2008

Test German

unterscheidet sich vom Experiment dadurch, dass beim Test zumindest zwei erwartete Ergebnisse vorliegen, während das Ergebnis beim Experiment offen ist oder nur vermutet werden kannSource: Wikipedia

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May 24, 2008

Roof

the covering on the uppermost part of a buildingSource: Wikipedia

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Chimney

system for venting hot flue gases or smoke from a boiler, stove, furnace or fireplace to the outside atmosphereSource: Wikipedia

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May 19, 2008

Chair

a kind of furniture for sittingSource: Wikipedia

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May 18, 2008

OOP

programming paradigm that uses "objects" and their interactions to design applications and computer programsSource: Wikipedia

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IDE

a standard interface for connecting storage devices such as hard disks, solid state disks and CD-ROM drives inside personal computersSource: Wikipedia

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May 13, 2008

Antipode German

Bezeichnung für die Menschen, die auf der anderen Seite der Erdkugel uns gegenüber leben. sozusagen mit ihren Füßen unseren Füßen zugewandtSource: Wikipedia

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Oxymoron German

Ist ein, in sich widersprüchliches, BegriffskonstruktSource: Personal Knowledge

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May 2, 2008

Fenster German

eine Öffnung in einer WandSource: Wikipedia

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Tür German

Einrichtung zum Schließen einer Öffnung in einer WandSource: Wikipedia

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Haus German

ein WohngebäudeSource: Wikipedia

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Google German

Name einer bekannten SuchmaschineSource: Wikipedia

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Burgenland German

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San José

is a city in the center-east of the province of Entre Ríos, ArgentinaSource: Wikipedia

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February 19, 2008

Tool

A tool or device is a piece of equipment which typically provides a mechanical advantage in accomplishing a physical taskSource: Wikipedia

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Mario

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November 19, 2007

FAT

a partially patented file system developed by Microsoft for MS-DOSSource: Wikipedia

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EXE

the common filename extension for denoting an executableSource: Wikipedia

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CD

an optical disc used to store digital dataSource: Wikipedia

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Batch file

a text file containing a series of commands intended to be executedSource: Wikipedia

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4DOS

a command line interpreter, designed to replace the default command interpreter COMMAND.COM in DOSSource: Wikipedia

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DOS

Disk Operating SystemSource: Wikipedia

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November 18, 2007

Salt

is a mineral essential for animal life, composed primarily of sodium chlorideSource: Wikipedia

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November 17, 2007

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked QuestionsSource: Wikipedia

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Lexicon

a synonym for dictionary or encyclopedic dictionarySource: Wikipedia

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November 11, 2007

Test

serves to assess or measure students' performance, knowledge or skillsSource: Wikipedia

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Test

forms a of part of the scientific method to verify or falsify an expectation with an observationSource: Wikipedia

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November 7, 2007

IKEA

sells low-price products, including furniture, accessories, bathrooms and kitchensSource: Wikipedia

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Business Card

ISO 7810 ID-1, credit card sized: 85.60mm × 53.98mmSource: Wikipedia

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Coca Cola

was invented in the late 19th century by John PembertonSource: Wikipedia

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Wired

monthly American magazine and on-line periodicalSource: Wikipedia

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Toblerone

is a chocolate bar made by Kraft Foods SwitzerlandSource: Wikipedia

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Wood

a solid material derived from woody plants, notably trees but also shrubsSource: Wikipedia

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Apple

American multinational corporation with a focus on designing and manufacturing consumer electronicsSource: Wikipedia

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Microsoft

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Tim O'Reilly

is the founder of O'Reilly MediaSource: Wikipedia

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Simpsons

created by Matt GroeningSource: Wikipedia

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November 2, 2007

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

influential composer of the Classical eraSource: Wikipedia

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Johann Sebastian Bach

best known during his lifetime as an organistSource: Wikipedia

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September 30, 2007

RAM

Random Access MemorySource: Wikipedia

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