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heating

heating  

For cooking and warmth was primarily supplied in the classical world by charcoal stoves: hence the importance of charcoal‐burning. In the Roman empire, heating was revolutionized by the introduction ...
urbanism

urbanism  

[De]A term used by Louis Wirth to denote distinctive characteristics of urban social life, such as its impersonality, but more recently expanded to encompass physical features of urban existence such ...

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