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1) mass extinction. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...There have been at least ten such events. The five greatest were those of the final Ordovician period (approximately 435 million years ago), the late Devonian period...

2) mode, in music. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Western music, this note is called the final or finalis), and the patterns of larger and smaller steps (in Western music, whole and half steps) which these notes...

3) Masada. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Zealot Jews in their rebellion against Roman authority (A.D. 66-73). Located in the Judaean Desert, the fortress sits atop a mesa-shaped rock that towers some 1,300...

4) Perpendicular style. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Perpendicular style, term given the final period of English Gothic architecture (late 14th-middle 16th cent.) because of the predominating vertical lines of its tracery...

5) ultimatum. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Since refusal to accept the terms may lead to war or hostile measures, an ultimatum usually constitutes a conditional declaration of war. An ultimatum is written...

6) flamboyant style. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...French Gothic architecture that reached its height in the 15th cent. It is characterized chiefly by ornate tracery forms that, by their suggestion of flames, gave...

7) Gettysburg Address. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Gettysburg Address, speech delivered by Abraham Lincoln on Nov. 19, 1863, at the dedication of the national cemetery on the Civil War battlefield of Gettysburg, Pa....

8) Chronicles. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Hebrew canon (the final book of that canon), called First and Second Chronicles in the Authorized Version, and called First and Second Paralipomenon in the Septuagint...

9) referendum. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...This direct form of legislation, along with the initiative, was known in Greece and other early democracies. Today, these legislative devices are widely used in certain...

10) acrostic. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Greek for Jesus Christ, God's Son, Savior: Iesous Christos, Theou Uios, Soter (ch and th being each one letter in Greek). The initials spell ichthus, Greek for fish;...

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