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(Zoology) a flock of pheasants. Also called: nide or eye
[C15: from Old French ni, from Latin nīdus nest]



Edgar Wilson ( “Bill Nye” ), 1850–96, U.S. humorist.

Eye, Nye

 a brood of pheasants.


 a brood of pheasants—Bk. of St. Albans, 1486. See also eye.
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Williams, but one of the most gripping poems in the book is about a chance meeting between Nye and Amichai.
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I mean he's doing his best to undo all of Nye Bevan's work.
The series, which is hosted by television science personality Bill Nye, focuses on a specific topic like global warming or technology each episode.
Whether in her older or recent works, Nye employs the journey as a literary technique to help her approach the experience of travelling on less traditional grounds.
Nye escribe un ensayo de 127 paginas--donde resume varios de los argumentos que ha propuesto durante su carrera academica--defendiendo la primacia en recursos de poder de Estados Unidos y su papel central en el equilibrio de poder global entre Estados (p.
Using the above criteria, Nye compares the United States against six countries (groups): Europe, Japan, Brazil, India, Russia, and China.
Nye notes, as a starting point, that it is a myth that the United States was ever hegemonic, and prefers to talk about 'primacy' or 'half hegemony' instead.
Harvard University's Distinguished Service Professor Nye is a political scientist who coined the concept "soft power" -- a kind of power that has the ability to attract rather than coerce, and that has been widely used by Turkish decision-makers to highlight the country's appeal as a modern Muslim democracy.