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A satellite of Uranus.
[After Miranda, , daughter of the magician Prospero in The Tempest by William Shakespeare.]
Of or relating to a warning given by police to a criminal suspect advising of the constitutional right against self-incrimination and of the right to have a lawyer present during any interrogation.
[After Ernesto A. Miranda (1940?-1976), petitioner in the case of Miranda v. Arizona (1966).]
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(Celestial Objects) one of the larger satellites of the planet Uranus
(Biography) Francisco de (franˈsisko de). 1750–1816, Venezuelan revolutionary, who planned to liberate South and Central America from Spain. A leader (1811–12) of the Venezuelan uprising, he surrendered to Spain and died in prison
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daughter of Prospero in Shakespeare's The Tempest.
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