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1) Kristiansund. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Kristiansund, (kristyansoon´) (KEY) , city (1995 pop. 17,098), More og Romsdal co., W Norway, a port on the Atlantic Ocean. It is the site of a large trawler fleet...

2) curium. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Curium is a member of the actinide series in group IIIb of the periodic table. Sixteen isotopes of curium are known. Curium-242, prepared by neutron bombardment of...

3) searchlight. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...English Channel in coastal defense and later, in the South African War, as an aid to infantry movement. It was also used to illuminate vessels in order to identify...

4) Star-spangled Banner, The. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American national anthem, beginning, "O say can you see by the dawn's early light." The words were written by Francis Scott Key, a young Washington attorney who,...

5) Hammerfest. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Tourists are attracted by its uninterrupted daylight from May 17 to July 29. There are fish-processing plants. Chartered c.1795, Hammerfest was heavily damaged by...

6) Bastogne. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Flemish Bastenaken, town (1991 pop. 12,187), Luxembourg prov., SE Belgium, in the Ardennes and near the border of the duchy of Luxembourg. It is a rail junction and...

7) element. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The AtomThe smallest unit of a chemical element that has the properties of that element is called an atom. Many elements (e.g., helium) occur as single atoms. Other...

8) Decatur, Stephen. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...American naval officer, b. Sinepuxent, near Berlin, Md.; son of a naval officer, Stephen Decatur. After joining the U.S. navy in 1798, he rose to fame in the Tripolitan...

9) Fort Pulaski. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Savannah River; built 1829-47 by the U.S. government and named for Casimir Pulaski. The fort was seized by Georgia troops during the Civil War in Jan., 1861, but...

10) Hague Conferences. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Hague Conferences, term for the International Peace Conference of 1899 (First Hague Conference) and the Second International Peace Conference of 1907 (Second Hague...

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