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1) escape velocity. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Escape velocity depends on the mass of the larger body and the distance of the smaller body from its center, being proportional to the square root of the ratio of...

2) fire escape. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...United States the term usually is applied to the common iron balconies and stairways or ladders that give exterior egress from each floor to the ground. In England...

3) Underground Railroad. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Canada or to areas of safety in free states. It was run by local groups of Northern abolitionists, both white and free blacks. The metaphor first appeared in print...

4) hemorrhage. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The term is usually applied to a loss of blood that is copious enough to threaten health or life. Slow bleeding may lead to anemia, while the sudden loss of a large...

5) fire fighting. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Fighting StrategyFire fighting strategy involves the following basic procedures: arriving at the scene of the fire as rapidly as possible; assessing the nature of...

6) pneumothorax. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...The cause may be traumatic (e.g., gunshot or stab wound), spontaneous (rupture due to disease or localized weakness of the lung lining), or environmental (extreme...

7) Kormendi, Ferenc. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...His Escape to Life (1932) won the international novel competition of 1932. Among his translated novels are The Happy Generation (1934, tr. 1945) and That One Mistake...

8) Macdonald, Flora. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Scottish Jacobite heroine. She aided Charles Edward Stuart, known as Bonnie Prince Charlie, to escape to France after the defeat of the Jacobites at Culloden Moor...

9) Trek, Great. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Afrikaner farmers (Boers) who left the Cape Colony to escape British domination and eventually founded Natal, Transvaal, and the Orange Free State. Trek is an Afrikaans...

10) Asteria. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Greek mythology, daughter of the Titans Coeus and Phoebe, mother of Hecate by Perses. To escape Zeus' amorous advances, she turned into a quail, jumped into the sea,...

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