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Like its sister project Wikipedia , Wiktionary is run by the Wikimedia Foundation . Because Wiktionary is not limited by print space considerations, most of Wiktionary 's language editions provide definitions and translations of words from many languages, and some editions offer additional

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The privatisation of British Rail was set in motion when the Conservative government enacted, on 19 January 1993, the British Coal and British Rail (Transfer Proposals) Act 1993 (c3) . This enabled the relevant Secretary of State to issue directions (as to the disposal of holdings) to the

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The various codes of football share the following common elements: Two teams of usually between 11 and 18 players; some variations that have fewer players (five or more per team) are also popular. A clearly defined area in which to play the game. Scoring goals or points , by moving the

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The Kingdom of Scotland emerged as an independent sovereign state in the Early Middle Ages and continued to exist until 1707, although it had been in a personal union with the kingdoms of England and Ireland since James VI of Scotland succeeded to the English and Irish thrones in 1603

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Elementary, secondary, and post-secondary education in Canada is a provincial responsibility and there are many variations between the provinces. Some educational fields are supported at various levels by federal departments. The Department of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada is responsible

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Disciplines within chemistry are traditionally grouped by the type of matter being studied or the kind of study. These include inorganic chemistry , the study of inorganic matter; organic chemistry , the study of organic (carbon based) matter; biochemistry , the study of substances found

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In physics , energy ( Ancient Greek : ἐνέργεια   energeia  "activity, operation" [ 1 ] ) is an indirectly observed quantity. It is often understood as the ability a physical system has to do work on other physical systems. [ 2 ] [ 3 ] Since work is defined as a force acting

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A video game is an electronic game that involves interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device . The word video in video game traditionally referred to a raster display device, [ 1 ] but following popularization of the term "video game", it now implies

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The social sciences are the fields of scholarship that study society. [ 1 ] "Social science" is commonly used as an umbrella term to refer to a plurality of fields outside of the natural sciences . These include: anthropology , archaeology , business administration , communication , criminology

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A film , also called a movie or motion picture , is a series of still or moving images. It is produced by recording photographic images with cameras , or by creating images using animation techniques or visual effects . The process of filmmaking has developed into an art form and industry