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Kerak

[ker-ahk, ke-rahk] /ˈkɛr ɑk, kɛˈrɑk/
noun
1.
a town in W Jordan, near the S Dead Sea: ancient citadel of the Moabites.
Also, Krak, El Kerak.
Formerly Le Crac.
Ancient Kir Moab.

El Kerak

[el ker-ahk, ke-rahk] /ɛl ˈkɛr ɑk, kɛˈrɑk/
noun
1.
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  • And it was a power that did not go unnoticed in the cities of the Kerak Worlds.

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  • Probably, when he was there, it p. 35was soon after an Egyptian military expedition to Kerak.

  • The Kerak warrior stood up quickly, his own fists filled with throwing stones.

    The Dueling Machine Benjamin William Bova
  • Once Kerak is armed, this entire area of the galaxy is in peril.

    The Dueling Machine Benjamin William Bova
  • These negotiations concern the rearmaments of the Kerak Worlds.

    The Dueling Machine Benjamin William Bova
  • Because today you represent the collective will of the Kerak Worlds.

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  • In the year 1187 he marched from Damascus to Kerak, where he laid close siege to Renaud.

  • He has acquired complete dictatorship of the Kerak Worlds, and is now attempting to rearm them for war.

    The Dueling Machine Benjamin William Bova
  • As its center were the eleven stars that harbored the Kerak Worlds.

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  • One of the Kerak negotiators—a certain Major Odal—got into a personal argument with the minister.

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