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document drawn up in 1555 to defend the catholicity of Lutheran doctrine and to justify innovations in Lutheran practice; is still in effect today Augsburg Confession
(cosmology) the cooled remnant of the hot big bang that fills the entire universe and can be observed today with an average temperature of about 2.725 kelvin CBR , CMB , CMBR , cosmic background radiation , cosmic microwave background , cosmic microwave background radiation
port city in northern Germany on the Elbe River that was founded by Charlemagne in the 9th century and is today the largest port in Germany; in 1241 it formed an alliance with Lubeck that became the basis for the Hanseatic League Hamburg
originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit knight
phrase used in the Magna Carta to refer to the then established law of the kingdom (as distinct from Roman or civil law); today it refers to fundamental principles of justice commensurate with due process law of the land
United States' oldest federal law enforcement agency is responsible today for protecting the Federal Judiciary and transporting federal prisoners and protecting federal witnesses and managing assets seized from criminals and generally ensuring the effecti Marshals , United States Marshals Service , US Marshals Service
Greek language as spoken and written today Modern Greek , New Greek
Hebrew used in Israel today; revived from ancient Hebrew Modern Hebrew
ancient musical horn made from the horn of a ram; used in ancient times by the Israelites to sound a warning or a summons; used in synagogues today on solemn occasions shofar , shophar
ancient Egyptian city on the Nile River that flourished from the 22nd century BC to the 18th century BC; today the archeological remains include many splendid temples and tombs Thebes
day after today tomorrow
palace and royal residence built for Catherine de Medicis in 1564 and burned down in 1871; all that remains today are the formal gardens Tuileries , Tuileries Palace
system of weights and measures based on the foot and pound and second and pint that dates back to colonial America but differs in some respects from the British Imperial System; today in the United States this system exists side by side with the SI system United States Customary System
day immediately before today yesterday
day prior to today yesterday
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