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Stain

A contraction of distam. (Latin, dis-tingere, to discolour.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Stalking-horseStagirite A B C D E F G H I J K L M N …

Humanities

or Humanity Studies. Grammar, rhetoric, and poetry, with Greek and Latin (literæ humaniores); in contradistinction to divinity (literæ divinæ). “The humanities ... is …

Theodosia Garrison: Stains

StainsTheodosia GarrisonThe three ghosts on the lonesome road Spake each to one another, "Whence came that stain about your mouth No lifted hand may cover?" "From eating of forbidden fruit, …

Human Evolution

—By Karen Barss The story of human evolution began in Africa about six million years ago and it describes the very long process that our ancestors went throug…

Human Error

A Bug's Life's Flick was only one in a plague of penned and pixelated protagonists to hit the box office. DreamWorks' Prince of Egypt is the latest. Related Links The Movies of 1998…

Human Race

(h soft). Father of the human race. Adam. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Human SacrificeHum'a A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U …

Human Carcinogens

The National Institute of Environmental Health Service's Report on Carcinogens lists 243 substances known or suspected to cause cancer. Below is the report's list of "known …

Human Sacrifice

A custom still subsisting seems to prove that the Egyptians formerly sacrificed a young virgin to the god of the Nile, for they now make a statue of clay in shape of a girl, which they call…

Human Carcinogens

"The Ninth Report on Carcinogens" The Ninth Report on Carcinogens, published May 15, 2000, lists 218 substances known or suspected to cause cancer. The Ninth Report added (or upgraded) 14 subst…

Human Traffic

Director/Writer:Justin KerriganMiramax; R; 84 minutesRelease:5/00Cast:John Simm, Lorraine Pilkington, Shaun Parkes Human Traffic, the debut movie written and directed by Welsh filmmaker Justin…