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date of Allied victory over Japan, World War II 15 August 1945 , V-J Day
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
day of the allied landing in France, World War II 6 June 1944 , D-day
date of Allied victory in Europe, World War II 8 May 1945 , V-E Day
tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus Abelmoschus esculentus , gumbo , Hibiscus esculentus , lady's-finger , okra , okra plant
academic world academe , academia
education world academia
hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles Accipitridae , family Accipitridae
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
in some classifications considered the family comprising the Old World vultures which are more often included in the family Accipitridae Aegypiidae , family Aegypiidae
Old World genus of the family Cruciferae Aethionema , genus Aethionema
small terrestrial lizard of warm regions of the Old World agama
Old World reptile family of Sauria Agamidae , family Agamidae
erect perennial Old World herb of dry grassy habitats Agrimonia eupatoria , harvest-lice
reddish-brown Old World raccoon-like carnivore; in some classifications considered unrelated to the giant pandas Ailurus fulgens , bear cat , cat bear , lesser panda , panda , red panda
tropical rose-colored New World spoonbill Ajaia ajaja , roseate spoonbill
pitched battle in World War II (1942) resulting in a decisive Allied victory by British troops under Montgomery over German troops under Rommel Al Alamayn , Battle of El Alamein , El Alamein
terrorist group organized in 1996 after the Taliban took over Afghanistan and part of Osama bin Laden's international system; provides financial support for the Taliban and al-Qaeda and Jaish-i-Mohammed and assists Muslim militants around the world; estab al-Rashid Trust
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