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  2. Decathlon - Wikipedia

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    The % Difference column shows the percentage difference between the time, distance or height of the individual world record and the decathlon record (other than the Total entry, which shows the percentage difference between awarded decathlon points). The relative differences in points are much higher in throwing events than in running and ...

  3. Gross domestic product - Wikipedia

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    Gross domestic product (GDP) is a monetary measure of the market value of all the final goods and services produced in a specific time period by countries. [2] [3] Due to its complex and subjective nature this measure is often revised before being considered a reliable indicator.

  4. Ebook - Wikipedia

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    E-book licenses are more expensive than paper-format editions because publishers are concerned that an e-book that is sold could theoretically be read and/or checked out by a huge number of users, potentially damaging sales. However, some studies have found the opposite effect to be true (for example, Hilton and Wikey 2010).

  5. Brazil - Wikipedia

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    The word "Brazil" likely comes from the Portuguese word for brazilwood, a tree that once grew plentifully along the Brazilian coast. In Portuguese, brazilwood is called pau-brasil, with the word brasil commonly given the etymology "red like an ember," formed from brasa ("ember") and the suffix -il (from -iculum or -ilium).

  6. United Kingdom - Wikipedia

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    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Flag Coat of arms Anthem: "God Save the Queen" [a] Royal coat of arms in Scotland: Show globe Show map of Europe Show overseas territories and Crown dependencies Location of the United Kingdom (dark green) in Europe (dark grey) Capital and largest city London 51°30′N 0°7′W  /  51.500°N 0.117°W  / 51.500; -0.117 Official ...