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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of western Nigeria northeast of Ibadan. A center of Yoruba culture, it is in a cocoa-growing region. Population: 283,000.

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  • ONE DAY IN 1994, when I was living in Ede, a small town in Holland, I got a visit from my half-sister.

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  • Newspapers such as Ede Stad are updating their Twitter feeds with new headlines and links back to their corresponding articles.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • According to Őrülttudós, he and his team of 24 researchers spent eight years combing through all the possible explanations for the country's disproportionately large number of world-class scientists, including physiologist Albert Szent-Györgyi, mathematician Paul Erdös, and Edward "Ede" Teller, the famously big-haired father of the "hydrogen bomb."

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  • This quotation comes from a conversation between the artist and Sarah Martin in the exhibition catalog, which is essential to understanding the intent of the show—excepting the philosophically naïve yet slightly condescending initial essay, "Re-imagining Reality" by Sîan Ede.

    An Eruption in Margate

  • Give it back' without any basis for the claim, said James Ede, a London antiquities dealer and chairman of the International Association of Dealers of Ancient Art.

    Daniel Grant: Is It Possible to "Collect" Antiquities These Days?

  • Ingleby Gallery, to 14 MayRobert ClarkA centrepiece to this small exhibition is the manuscript of HS Ede's Savage Messiah, a 1929 biographical novel that charts the extraordinary, short career of Henri Gaudier-Brzeska before the sculptor was killed in the trenches in 1915.

    This week's new exhibitions

  • So here are stills and posters from Ken Russell's 1972 film adaptation of Ede's book and the sculptor's portrait of poet Ezra Pound, champion of modernism and instigator of vorticism – a movement getting some overdue re-evaluation at Tate Britain in June.

    This week's new exhibitions

  • That surpassed the previous record of HK$16,587 per square foot for the Kowloon peninsula set by Kerry Properties Ltd. in August, when it won the bidding for the adjacent site at 1 Ede Road.

    Chinachem Plans Luxury Apartment Project in Hong Kong

  • The unlisted developer's winning bid of 1.63 billion Hong Kong dollars (US$210. 1 million) for the site at 3 and 5 Ede Road in Kowloon Tong was 10% higher than the average HK$1. 48 billion forecast of eight analysts and surveyors.

    Chinachem Plans Luxury Apartment Project in Hong Kong

  • Chinachem, which had bid unsuccessfully in other auctions this year, said it plans to invest HK$2 billion to develop 48 luxury apartments at the Ede Road site.

    Chinachem Plans Luxury Apartment Project in Hong Kong

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