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1) Thanksgiving Day. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Thanksgiving Day, national holiday in the United States commemorating the harvest reaped by the Plymouth Colony in 1621, after a winter of great starvation and privation....

2) Eucharist. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Christian sacrament that repeats the action of Jesus at his last supper with his disciples, when he gave them bread, saying, "This is my body," and wine, saying,...

3) hymn. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Early Christian hymnody consisted mainly of the Psalms and the great canticles Nunc dimittis, Magnificat, and Benedictus from the Bible and of the Sanctus, Gloria...

4) hallel. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...hallel, (hlalŽ, halŽel) (KEY) [Heb.,=praise], in Judaism, Psalms 113 to 118, sung every morning of Hanukkah, at the Passover service, and at the morning service of...

5) Sanderson, Robert. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Gaining William Laud's favor, he was appointed a royal chaplain in 1631 and regius professor of divinity at Oxford in 1642. Imprisoned during the civil war, he was...

6) Hale, Sarah Josepha (Buell). The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Sarah Josepha (Buell), 1788-1879, American author, editor, and feminist, b. near Newport, N.H. In 1828 she became editor of the Ladies' Magazine, Boston, and in 1837...

7) cranberry. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Oxycoccus of the family Ericaceae (heath family). Cranberries are considered by some botanists to belong to the blueberry genus Vaccinium. The cultivated species...

8) Moses, Grandma. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Anna Mary Robertson Moses), 1860-1961, American painter, b. Washington co., N.Y., self-taught. She lived the arduous life of a farm wife, first in the Shenandoah...

9) pumpkin. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Cucurbita of the family Cucurbitaceae (gourd family), a group that includes the pumpkins and squashes-the names may be used interchangeably and without botanical...

10) Gregory XIII. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Gregory XIII, 1502-85, pope (1572-85), an Italian named Ugo Buoncompagni, b. Bologna; successor of St. Pius V. He is best known for his work on the calendar, and...

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