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Baseball in Venezuela

Baseball in Venezuela originates with the early twentieth century cultural influence of United States oil companies, and is the countrys leading sport. Baseball was introduced in Venezuela at the end of the 1910s and at the beginning of the 1920s ...

                                               

Baseball at the 1981 World Games

The World Games I baseball competition was held on July 27-30, 1981, at San Jose Municipal Stadium in San Jose, California. The 1981 Games were the first World Games, an international quadrennial multi-sport event, and were held in Californias Sa ...

                                               

List of culinary fruits

This list contains the names of fruits that are considered edible either raw or in some cuisines. The word "fruit" is used in several different ways. The definition of fruit for this list is a culinary fruit, i.e. "Any sweet, edible part of a pla ...

                                               

Fruit salad

Fruit salad is a dish consisting of various kinds of fruit, sometimes served in a liquid, either their own juices or a syrup. In different forms, fruit salad can be served as an appetizer, a side salad, or a dessert. When served as an appetizer o ...

                                               

Fruitarianism

Fruitarianism is a subset of dietary veganism that consists entirely or primarily of fruits in the botanical sense, and possibly nuts and seeds, but without animal products. A fruitarian diet attracts criticisms and health concerns for those that ...

                                               

Fructose

Fructose, or fruit sugar, is a simple ketonic monosaccharide found in many plants, where it is often bonded to glucose to form the disaccharide sucrose. It is one of the three dietary monosaccharides, along with glucose and galactose, that are ab ...

                                               

Artibeus

The Neotropical fruit bats are a genus of bats within the subfamily Stenodermatinae. The genus consists of 12 species, which are native to Central and South America, as well as parts of the Caribbean.

                                               

Fruitcake

Fruitcake is a cake made with candied or dried fruit, nuts, and spices, and optionally soaked in spirits. In the United Kingdom, certain rich versions may be iced and decorated. Fruitcakes are typically served in celebration of weddings and Chris ...

                                               

Brown dove

Brown doves are members of the genus Phapitreron in the pigeon family. Their common name refers to their overall brown coloration. They are endemic to the Philippines. All brown doves are tree-dwellers, but the different species occupy different ...

                                               

Swedish fruit soup

Fruktsoppa is a fruit soup that is typically prepared using dried fruits, and usually served as a dessert dish. The dish has been described as a "cold fruit pudding." It is a traditional dessert in Sweden and Norway. Historically, during the wint ...

                                               

Fruit beer

Fruit beer is beer made with fruit added as an adjunct or flavouring. Lambics, beers originating in the valley of the Zenne in an around Brussels Belgium, though copied by brewers in other parts of the world, may be refermented with cherries to m ...

                                               

Fruit Belt

Fruit Belt is a term in the United States for an area where the microclimate provides good conditions for fruit growing. Fruit Belts are prominent around the North American Great Lakes region, notably West Michigan Fruit Ridge and western Norther ...

                                               

Fruit sector in Azerbaijan

The fruit sector in Azerbaijan is a developing industry. The sector covered 171.600 ha. of land in 2016. Grape, apple, orange, pear and pomegranate are one of the major crops in fruit production in Azerbaijan.

                                               

Berry (botany)

In botany, a berry is a fleshy fruit without a stone produced from a single flower containing one ovary. Berries so defined include grapes, currants, and tomatoes, as well as cucumbers, eggplants and bananas, but exclude certain fruits that meet ...

                                               

Jagoda

Jagoda is a gender-neutral surname and feminine given name of Slavic origin, especially common in Poland and the South Slavic countries. Variations include Jahoda, Yahoda, and Yagoda. The name may refer to: Jagoda, Member of the American Roots Ba ...

                                               

Vegetable

Vegetables are parts of plants that are consumed by humans or other animals as food. The original meaning is still commonly used and is applied to plants collectively to refer to all edible plant matter, including the flowers, fruits, stems, leav ...

                                               

Olericulture

Olericulture is the science of vegetable growing, dealing with the culture of non-woody plants for food. Olericulture is the production of plants for use of the edible parts. Vegetable crops can be classified into nine major categories: Cole crop ...

                                               

Peeler

A peeler is a kitchen tool consisting of a metal blade with a slot with a sharp edge attached to a handle, used to remove the outer layer of some vegetables such as potatoes, broccoli stalks, and carrots, and fruits such as apples and pears. A pa ...

                                               

Vegetable juice

Vegetable juice is a juice drink made primarily of blended vegetables and also available in the form of powders. Vegetable juice is often mixed with fruits such as apples or grapes to improve flavor. It is often touted as a low-sugar alternative ...

                                               

Vegetable bouquet

A vegetable bouquet is a collection of vegetables in a creative arrangement. Vegetable bouquets are often considered as an alternative to flower bouquets. Vegetable bouquets can be handheld or can be used for the interior decoration. They are oft ...

                                               

VeggieTales

VeggieTales is an American Christian franchise of childrens computer animated home entertainment series, television shows, feature films, web series, books, games and albums. Sarcastic, limbless, talking fruit and vegetable characters feature in ...

                                               

Pome

In botany, a pome is a type of fruit produced by flowering plants in the subtribe Malinae of the family Rosaceae.

                                               

Apple (disambiguation)

Hedge apple Maclura pomifera Love apple Tomato List of apple cultivars Syzygium samarangense, a plant species in the family Myrtaceae Cashew apple, the fruit that grows with the cashew nut Custard apple, several fruits Crataegus species Malus, th ...

                                               

Apple of Discord

An apple of discord is a reference to the Golden Apple of Discord which, according to Greek mythology, the goddess Eris tossed in the midst of the feast of the gods at the wedding of Peleus and Thetis as a prize of beauty, thus sparking a vanity- ...

                                               

The Apple (Star Trek: The Original Series)

The Apple is the fifth episode of the second season of the American science fiction television series Star Trek. Written by Max Ehrlich and directed by Joseph Pevney, it was first broadcast on October 13, 1967. In the episode, the crew of the Ent ...

                                               

Apple

An apple is a sweet, edible fruit produced by an apple tree. Apple trees are cultivated worldwide and are the most widely grown species in the genus Malus. The tree originated in Central Asia, where its wild ancestor, Malus sieversii, is still fo ...

                                               

Apple in the River

Young docker acquainted with the student Anita, who came to Riga from a small fishing village. She accepted the invitation of the young man she liked to spend the evening at the club, where he played in amateur vocal and instrumental ensemble. Af ...

                                               

Spondias dulcis

Spondias dulcis, known commonly as ambarella in Sri Lanka or June plum is an equatorial or tropical tree, with edible fruit containing a fibrous pit. It is known by many other names in various regions, including kedondong in Indonesia and in Mala ...

                                               

Stanislav Yablokov

Stanislav Yuryevich Yablokov is a Russian football midfielder who plays for AFC Nove Mesto nad Vahom. He made his debut in the Russian Second Division for FC Karelia Petrozavodsk on July 23, 2012 in a game against FC Spartak Kostroma.

                                               

Herman Yablokoff

Herman Yablokoff, sometimes written Herman Yablokov, Herman Yablokow, etc., was a Belarusian-born Jewish American actor, singer, composer, poet, playwright, director and producer who became one of the biggest stars in Yiddish theatre.

                                               

Alexander Jablokov

Alexander Jablokov is an American writer and novelist. He worked for years as a communications engineer in Boston before becoming a full-time writer in 1988; however, he later took a day job as a marketing executive.

                                               

Yabloko-United Democrats

Yabloko-United Democrats was a coalition between Yabloko party and the Union of Right Forces formed for the Moscow municipal elections on December 4, 2005. During the campaign the coalition declared its opposition to the policies of President Vla ...

                                               

Yabloko

The Russian United Democratic Party "Yabloko" is a Russian liberal political party founded by former Soviet Deputy Prime Minister Grigory Yavlinsky, as well as two Senators, and currently led by Nikolay Rybakov. The partys logo consists of a red ...

                                               

Mr. Peabody's Apples

Mr. Peabodys Apples is a picture book written by American entertainer Madonna, released on November 10, 2003, by Callaway Arts & Entertainment. The book contains a moral tale, which was inspired by a 300 year-old story by Rabbi Baal Shem Tov, tha ...

                                               

Horror film

A horror film is a film that seeks to elicit fear for entertainment purposes. Initially inspired by literature from authors like Edgar Allan Poe, Bram Stoker, and Mary Shelley, horror has existed as a film genre for more than a century. The macab ...

                                               

Disaster film

A disaster film or disaster movie is a film genre that has an impending or ongoing disaster as its subject and primary plot device. Such disasters include natural disasters such as floods, earthquakes, tsunamis or asteroid collisions, accidents s ...

                                               

Biographical film

A biographical film, or biopic, is a film that dramatizes the life of a non-fictional or historically-based person or people. Such films show the life of a historical person and the central characters real name is used. They differ from docudrama ...

                                               

Superhero film

A superhero film, superhero movie or superhero motion picture is a film that is focused on the actions of one or more superheroes: individuals who usually possess extraordinary - generally superhuman - abilities relative to a normal person and ar ...

                                               

Heist film

The heist film or caper film is a subgenre of crime film. One of the early defining heist films was The Asphalt Jungle, which Film Genre 2000 wrote "almost single-handedly popularized the genre for mainstream cinema". It featured robbers whose pe ...

                                               

Anthology series

An anthology series is a radio, television, or film series that presents a different story and a different set of characters in each episode, season, segment or short. These usually have a different cast each episode, but several series in the pa ...

                                               

The Game

The Game Michigan–Ohio State, an annual American college football game The Game Harvard–Yale, an annual American college football game The Game Cornell–Harvard, an annual American college ice hockey game The Game Hampden–Sydney vs. Randolph–Macon ...

                                               

Game of Death

The Game of Death is an incomplete Hong Kong martial arts film, filmed between August and October 1972, directed, written, produced by and starring Bruce Lee, in his final film attempt. Lee died during the making of the film. Over 100 minutes of ...

                                               

The Hot Spot

The Hot Spot is a 1990 American neo-noir film directed by Dennis Hopper and based on the 1952 book Hell Hath No Fury by Charles Williams, who also co-wrote the screenplay. It stars Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen, and Jennifer Connelly, and features ...

                                               

Hiding Out

Hiding Out is a 1987 American comedy-drama film starring Jon Cryer as a states witness who disguises himself as a high school student in order to avoid being killed by the mob.

                                               

Surviving the Game

Surviving the Game is a 1994 action thriller film directed by Ernest R. Dickerson and starring Ice-T, Rutger Hauer, and Gary Busey. It is loosely based on the short story "The Most Dangerous Game" by Richard Connell.

                                               

The Game (1997 film)

The Game is a 1997 American mystery thriller film directed by David Fincher, starring Michael Douglas and Sean Penn, and produced by Propaganda Films and PolyGram Filmed Entertainment. It tells the story of a wealthy investment banker who is give ...

                                               

Peekaboo (film)

Peekaboo is a 2011 Australian short film written and directed by Damien Power, and produced by Joe Weatherstone. The film was a finalist in the Dendy Awards for Australian Short Films at the 2011 Sydney Film Festival.

                                               

Sleuth (1972 film)

Sleuth is a 1972 British-American mystery thriller film directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starring Laurence Olivier and Michael Caine. The screenplay by playwright Anthony Shaffer was based on his 1970 Tony Award-winning play. Both Olivier and ...

                                               

War, Inc.

War, Inc. is a 2008 American political action comedy film directed by Joshua Seftel and starring John Cusack. Cusack also co-wrote and produced the film.

                                               

Fair Game (2010 film)

Fair Game is a 2010 biographical political drama film directed by Doug Liman and starring Naomi Watts and Sean Penn. It is based on Valerie Plames memoir, Fair Game, and Joseph C. Wilsons memoir, The Politics of Truth. Watts stars as Plame and Pe ...