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(noun) an ultimate end (from Greek)

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There is a quasi-religious overtone to all of this—everything in the past has been moving toward a telos, a predestined end.

—p.8 The End of the End of History (7) by Maximillian Alvarez
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There is a quasi-religious overtone to all of this—everything in the past has been moving toward a telos, a predestined end.

—p.8 The End of the End of History (7) by Maximillian Alvarez
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(noun) the office or jurisdiction of a bailiff / (noun) a special domain

18

This was Forrestal’s bailiwick.

—p.18 Banking on the Cold War (16) by Nikhil Pal Singh
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This was Forrestal’s bailiwick.

—p.18 Banking on the Cold War (16) by Nikhil Pal Singh
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(noun) the nearly straight-line configuration of three celestial bodies (as the sun, moon, and earth during a solar or lunar eclipse) in a gravitational system

64

U.S. empire abroad found its replica in the War on Crime at home: to break the political syzygy of an authoritarian state apparatus in Sacramento or Saigon

—p.64 The Sources of U.S. Conduct (56) by Stuart Schrader
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U.S. empire abroad found its replica in the War on Crime at home: to break the political syzygy of an authoritarian state apparatus in Sacramento or Saigon

—p.64 The Sources of U.S. Conduct (56) by Stuart Schrader
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(noun) a building or chamber in which bodies or bones are deposited

116

among the abattoirs and charnel houses from which scientist Victor Frankenstein scavenges body parts

—p.116 Monsters vs. Empire (114) by Mark Bould
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among the abattoirs and charnel houses from which scientist Victor Frankenstein scavenges body parts

—p.116 Monsters vs. Empire (114) by Mark Bould
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