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Richard C. Tallman

Richard Charles Tallman (born March 3, 1953) is a Senior United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and a former Judge of the United States Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court of Review. Born in Oakland, California, Tallman received his Bachelor of Science degree in 1975 from the University …

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Fireless locomotive

A fireless locomotive is a type of locomotive which uses reciprocating engines powered from a reservoir of compressed air or steam, which is filled at intervals from an external source. They offer advantages over conventional steam locomotives of lower cost per unit, cleanliness, and decreased risk from fire or boiler explosion; these are counterbalanced by …

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Missing middle housing

Missing middle housing describes a range of multi-family or clustered housing types that are compatible in scale with single-family or transitional neighborhoods. Missing middle housing is intended to meet the demand for walkable neighborhoods, respond to changing demographics, and provide housing at different price points. The term “missing middle” is meant to describe housing types …

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Oxathiapiprolin (trade names Orondis, Zorvec, and Segovis) is a fungicide. In the United States, the Environmental Protection Agency has approved it for use against several fungal diseases including downy mildew and various Phytophthorae including late blight on crops including vegetables, ornamentals, and turf.


Wisconsin is a state in the upper Midwestern United States. Wisconsin is the 25th-largest state by total area. It is bordered by Minnesota to the west, Iowa to the southwest, Illinois to the south, Lake Michigan to the east, Michigan to the northeast, and Lake Superior to the north.

Adams County, Wisconsin

Adams County is a county in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. Its county seat is Friendship. The county was created in 1848 and organized in 1853. Sources differ as to whether its name is in honor of the second President of the United States, John Adams, or his son, the sixth President, John Quincy Adams.

Colorado Plateau

The Colorado Plateau, also known as the Colorado Plateau Province, is a physiographic and desert region of the Intermontane Plateaus, roughly centered on the Four Corners region of the southwestern United States. This province covers an area of 336,700 km2 (130,000 mi2) within western Colorado, northwestern New Mexico, southern and eastern Utah, northern Arizona, and …

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