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Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

The complete final destruction of the world, especially as described in the biblical book of Revelation. The word is recorded from Old English, and comes ultimately, via Old French and...

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Apocalypse

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

The complete final destruction of the world, especially as described in the biblical book of Revelation. The word is recorded from Old English, and comes ultimately, via Old French and...

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Apocalypse

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Apocalypse was the most important heavy metal outfit to emerge from Switzerland after Celtic Frost. Comprising Carlos R. Sprenger (vocals), Julien Brocher (guitar), Pierre Alain Zurcher...

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apocalypse

Olivier Rubin and Rasmus Dahlberg.

in A Dictionary of Disaster Management

P ublished online April 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural Disasters (Environment). 101 words.

The end of the world as described in the Bible’s Book of Revelation. It is the ultimate disaster that challenges

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apocalypse

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 3 words.

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apocalypse

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 183 words.

Though applied especially to the last book in the Bible, the Revelation to John, and called ‘The Apocalypse’, the word

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apocalypse

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 183 words.

Though applied especially to the last book in the Bible, the Revelation to John, and called ‘The Apocalypse’, the

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Apocalypse

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 24 words.

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Apocalypse

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 128 words.

Apocalypse was the most important heavy metal outfit to emerge from Switzerland after Celtic Frost. Comprising Carlos R. Sprenger

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Apocalypse

Suzanne Lewis.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 2888 words.

The last book of the New Testament, also known as Revelation, written by John, traditionally identified as the Evangelist. The Apocalypse is unique among the books of the New Testament in...

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apocalypse

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 69 words.

apse, collapse, craps, elapse, lapse, perhaps, schnapps • prolapse • synapse • Lesseps • quadriceps • biceps,

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