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  • Дата: 21-07-2010, 04:12

Tian Shan

TIAN SHAN, THE name that Chinese geographers have given to the “Heavenly Mountains,” can also be spelled T’ien-shan or Tien Shan.
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Thunderstorms

THUNDERSTORMS ARE produced by cumulonimbus clouds and include thunder and lightning. They form when the troposphere is unstable or conditionally unstable for a large portion of its depth and may have tops of 40,000 to 50,000 ft (12,000 to 15,000 m) or higher.
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Three Gorges

THE MOUNTAINS OF the Three Gorges (Qutang, Wu, and Xiling) are some of the most spectacular scenery in all of China.
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Third world

THE TERM third world is said to have been coined by demographer Alfred Sauvy in a 1952 article in the French magazine L’Observateur, which he ended by comparing the underdeveloped nations of the world to the peasants who led the French Revolution: “this ignored Third World, exploited, scorned.”
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Thar Desert

THE THAR DESERT, often called the Indian Desert, extends for about 400 mi (644 km) from southwest to northeast and has a maximum width of about 225 mi (362 km).
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Thailand

THE KINGDOM OF Thailand, a Southeast Asian country, is bordered by Myanmar (Burma) to the west, Laos to the north and northeast, and Cambodia to the southeast.
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Texas

TEXAS IS A SOUTHWESTERN state of the United States, bordering Louisiana, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. Mexico lies across the Rio Grande to the south.
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Territoriality

THE CENTRAL FOCUS of political geography is best understood from the point of view of the twin concepts of territory and territoriality.
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Tennessee

NAMED BY THE Cherokee Native Americans, the U.S. state of Tennessee, which is officially known as the Volunteer State, is celebrated throughout the world as the home of American country music.
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Tehran

THE CAPITAL of modern Iran, Tehran is one of the largest cities of the world with a metropolitan population of 15 million people.
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