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What is Home?

Home

Domicile comes from the Latin domicilĭum which, in turn, has its origin in the term domus (“house”). The concept is used to name the permanent and fixed home of a person. For example: “I’m going to order a taxi to…
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What is Diocese?

Diocese

A word from Byzantine Greek (dioíkēsis) passed into late Latin (dioecēsis) before reaching our language as diocese. This is the name given to the territory over which a bishop has jurisdiction. It should be remembered that a bishop is an…
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Gary, Indiana

Gary, Indiana

  Gary City in the United States Location State Indiana County Lake County Coordinates 41°34’51″N, 87°20’44″WL General Surface 148.18 km² – country 128.82 km² – water 19.36 km² Inhabitants (1910) 15,802 (123 inhabitants/km²) Website gary.gov Gary.’s City Hall According to…
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What is Slide?

slide

A slide is a photograph that is created on a transparent material. This is a positive print, presenting true colors, developed using a photochemical process. The traditional slides were obtained from the cutout of the frames of a film. These…
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What is Designation?

Designation

Designation, from the Latin designatĭo, is the action and effect of designating. This verb refers to point out or allocate someone or something for an end, to indicate or to name. For example: “The appointment of the coach will take…
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