empire

  1. the domain ruled by an emperor or empress
  2. a group of countries under a single authority
  3. a monarchy with an emperor as head of state
  4. a group of diverse companies run as a single organization
  5. an eating apple that somewhat resembles a McIntosh; used as both an eating and a cooking apple

empire

A large number of different lands ruled over by a single person or government as in the extent of Roman territories. Also refers to the period from 27 BC to AD 476 when Rome was ruled by emperors.

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[newspaper] The Empire was a newspaper published in Sydney, Australia. It was published from 28 December 1850 to 14 February 1875, except for the period from 28 August 1858 to 23 May 1859, when publication was suspended. It was later absorbed by The Evening News. ==History== Henry Parkes founded the Empire and was its editor/proprietor unti...
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[online game] Empire was a MUD, a text-based online role-playing game, founded in 1992 by Farhaj `Astafas` Hashmi and several associates. It received critical praise. ==Game characteristics== Empire was set in a medieval fantasy world; gameplay is primarily hack and slash. The MUD was noted as complex and unsuitable for beginners.{R|carton|...
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[Law & Order] `Empire` is the 201st episode of NBC`s legal drama Law & Order, and the 20th episode of the 9th season. ==Plot== The episode opens with a businessman, Gilbert Sanderson (Daniel Henry Murray) seen staggering into an Italian restaurant wearing boxer shorts and no pants. He collapses, asks for a doctor, and is taken away by ambul...
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[H. Beam Piper book] Empire is a collection of short stories written by H. Beam Piper, and edited by John F. Carr. The book was published in 1981 by Ace Books, and again in 1986. Most of these stories take place in his Terro-Human Future History, with the sole exception being `The Return`. ==Contents== ...
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[Queensrÿche song] `Empire` is a song by the progressive metal band Queensrÿche, appearing on their 1990 album Empire. The lyrical content of the song warns of a foreboding and unstoppable `Empire` of drug trafficking within the United States and its related crimes, that will inevitably lead to the breakdown of civility in American societ...
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[South African magazine] Empire was a South African magazine published every four weeks between December 2007 and October 2008. It covered media, arts and culture and rapidly established a reputation for controversial articles. ...
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Empire

[n] - the domain ruled by an emperor or empress 2. [n] - a monarchy with an emperor as head of state 3. [n] - a group of countries under a single authority 4. [n] - an eating apple that somewhat resembles a McIntosh
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empire

Collective name for a group of countries under the control of a single country or dynasty. Major empires in Europe have included the
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Em'pire noun [ French, from Latin imperium a command, sovereignty, dominion, empire, from imperare . See Emperor ; confer Imperial .] 1. Supreme power; sovereignty; sway; dominion. 'The empire of the sea.' Shak. « Over hell extend His empir...
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empire

imperium noun the domain ruled by an emperor or empress; the region over which imperial dominion is exercised
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Empire

noun an eating apple that somewhat resembles a McIntosh; used as both an eating and a cooking apple
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empire

noun a monarchy with an emperor as head of state
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Empire

• (n.) The dominion of an emperor; the territory or countries under the jurisdiction and dominion of an emperor (rarely of a king), usually of greater extent than a kingdom, always comprising a variety in the nationality of, or the forms of administration in, constituent and subordinate portions; as, the Austrian empire. • (n.) Supreme po...
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(from the article `Parkes, Sir Henry`) Parkes became politically prominent in 1849 as a spokesman for ending the transportation of convicts to Australia from England. The following year he ...
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(from the article `underground film`) ...Such films vary considerably in length. Robert Breer`s A Miracle (1954) is 14 seconds long, while Andy Warhol, the most highly publicized of the ...
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empire Etymology: from Old French empire, 'imperial rule', from Latim imperium 'rule, command', from imperare, 'to command' from im-, 'in' + parare, 'to order, prepare'.
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[strategy game] Empire is a turn-based strategy game of industrial development and military conquest. Empire is played on large maps with off-set squares (equivalent to hexagons) that display one or more continents and feature various resource squares. The game has undergone several incarnations and ongoing development. The first version wa...
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A style inspired by the Napoleonic empire, which features heavy looking classical designs and combines straight lines and curves, sleigh beds are a good example of this styling.
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An Empire is a large state or federation of states extending over a wide geographical area ruled by a single person - an emperor or empress. Empires are usually developed by the absorption of other peoples and countries. Empires are nearly always built up by the virile conquering and colonising expansion of a single State, but subsequently the indi...
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Empire is a variety of apple which is a cross between McIntosh and Red Delicious and takes on the best characteristics of both. It is redder and firmer than McIntosh, and because it stores longer it provides the marketplace with a McIntosh-type apple well into the spring. Some claim that
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Empire is a cultivated variety of potato.
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Collective name for a group of countries under the control of a single country or dynasty. Major empires in Europe have included the Roman Empire and the British Empire, and in Asia the Ottoman Empire and Mogul Empire (see Mogul dynasty)
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