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Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization in Greece that is violently opposed to imperialism and capitalism and NATO and the United States; an active terrorist group during the 1980s 17 November , Revolutionary Organization 17 November
English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976) 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein , Bernard Law Montgomery , Montgomery , Sir Bernard Law Montgomery
abortion-inducing drug (trade name RU_486) developed in France; when taken during the first five weeks of pregnancy it blocks the action of progesterone so that the uterus sloughs off the embryo abortion pill , mifepristone , RU 486
16th President of the United States; saved the Union during the American Civil War and emancipated the slaves; was assassinated by Booth (1809-1865) Abraham Lincoln , Lincoln , President Abraham Lincoln , President Lincoln
time interval during which something or somebody is away absence
time during which a school holds classes academic session , academic term , school term , session
immunity to a particular disease that is not innate but has been acquired during life; immunity can be acquired by the development of antibodies after an attack of an infectious disease or by a pregnant mother passing antibodies through the placenta to a acquired immunity
case officer designated to perform an act during a clandestine operation (especially in a hostile area) action officer
childbirth during which the mother is encouraged to be an active participant active birth
United States admiral of the Pacific fleet during World War II who used aircraft carriers to destroy the Japanese navy (1885-1966) Admiral Nimitz , Chester Nimitz , Chester William Nimitz , Nimitz
Austrian who became the Nazi official who administered the concentration camps where millions of Jews were murdered during World War II (1906-1962) Adolf Eichmann , Eichmann , Karl Adolf Eichmann
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945) Adolf Hitler , Der Fuhrer , Hitler
first of the four Sundays during Advent Advent Sunday
obstruction of the circulatory system caused by an air bubble as, e.g., accidentally during surgery or hypodermic injection or as a complication from scuba diving aeroembolism , air embolism , gas embolism
(zoology) cessation or slowing of activity during the summer; especially slowing of metabolism in some animals during a hot or dry period aestivation , estivation
time period during which military and civilian agencies are prepared for an enemy air attack air alert
use of military aircraft to provide protection against attack by enemy aircraft during ground or naval operations air cover
civilian reserve component of the United States Air Force that provides prompt mobilization during war and assistance during national emergencies Air National Guard , ANG
motion sickness experienced while traveling by air (especially during turbulence) air sickness , airsickness
chamber (often underground) reinforced against bombing and provided with food and living facilities; used during air raids air-raid shelter , bombproof , bomb shelter
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