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This US group was formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1978 by Steve Allen (guitar, vocals) and Ron Flynt (bass, vocals), two expatriate musicians from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Drummer Mike Gallo ...

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...20 Abbreviation of Group of...

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... [Vehicle Registration codes] Genge,...

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... [European Customs Form] quality data...

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... [Vehicle Registration codes] Denizli province,...

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...20 Group of 20 (leading international...

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...20 April 20 = Hippie Holiday = day to smoke...

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...20 [Police communication] my location is...

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...20 [Astronomy] Trifid diffuse nebula with dust in...

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...Fortified wine produced in the Douro Valley, n Portugal. It may be white, tawny (translucent brown) or red, and contains 17–20% alcohol. A vintage port ages in oak casks for 15 to 20 years. From the 17th to the early 20th centuries, manufacture relied on trade with Britain, using ships sailing from Oporto on the Douro...

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...Spring-flowering blue flower, native to Europe. It grows from a bulb, especially in woodlands, and bears a drooping head of bell-shaped flowers. Height: 20–50cm (8–20in). Family Liliaceae; species Hyacinthoides non-scripta...

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...Any of 20 species of evergreen ornamental shrubs and small trees of the genus Syringa , which bear panicles (pointed clusters) of tiny white to purple flowers. Height: to 6m (20...

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...Tropical, marine, bottom-dwelling fish. It has a large spiny head and enlarged pectoral fins. Length: to 50cm (20in). Family...

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...Tall, evergreen tree native to North America and Eurasia, and growing best in warmer climates. It has scale-like leaves, roundish cones and a distinctive symmetrical shape. The wood is durable and fragrant and is of value commercially. Height: 6–24m (20–80ft). Family Cupressaceae; genus Cupressus . There are c .20...

mental handicap

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...It is usually related to congenital conditions but can arise later in life through brain damage. Assuming a normal intelligence quotient ( iq ) of 90 to 110, impairment is often described as borderline (IQ 68–85), mild (IQ 52–67), moderate (IQ 36–51), severe (IQ 20–35), and profound (IQ under 20...

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...Freshwater carp found in rivers from Britain to China. It has a small mouth with barbels, an elongated body and variable colour. Length: 20cm (8in). Species Gobio gobio...

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...Plant that characteristically breaks off near the ground in autumn and is rolled along by the wind. Height: to 51cm (20in). Family Amaranthaceae; genus Amaranthus...

Hundred Days

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...Days (March 20–June 28, 1815 ) Period between the escape of Napoleon I from Elba and the second restoration of Louis XVIII , following the Allied victory at Waterloo...

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...Any of 12 species of short-haired relatives of the rabbit . They live in cold regions of Europe, Asia, and w USA. Length: to 20cm (8in). Genus Ochotona...

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