Nemesis

[Transformers] The Nemesis is a fictional spaceship in the Transformers toy and media franchise. In the various iterations of the franchise, the Nemesis is the flagship of the Decepticons, the franchise`s primary antagonists. The ship was never referred to by any name in the original transformers series from 1984, the name `Nemesis` is firs...
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nemesis

[Noun] The nemesis of a person or thing is something or someone which causes their downfall or defeat.
Example: The persistent detective was the criminal’s nemesis as he searched all the evidence for the vital clues.
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Nemesis

[n] - (Greek mythology) the goddess of divine retribution and vengeance
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Nemesis

In late Greek mythology, the goddess of retribution, who especially punished hubris (Greek hybris), violent acts carried through in defiance of the gods and human custom. Nemesis was originally a...
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Nemesis

Nem'e·sis (nĕm'e*sĭs) noun [ Latin , from Greek Ne`mesis , orig., distribution, from ne`mein to distribute. See Nomad .] (Class. Myth.) The goddess of retribution or vengeance; hence, retributive justice personified; divine vengeance. « This is t...
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nemesis

The goddess of retribution or vengeance; hence, retributive justice personified; divine vengeance. 'This is that ancient doctrine of nemesis who keeps watch in the universe, and lets no offense go unchastised.' (Emerson) ... Origin: L, fr. Gr, orig, distribution, fr. To distribute. See Nomad. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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Nemesis

noun (Greek mythology) the goddess of divine retribution and vengeance
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Nemesis

• (n.) The goddess of retribution or vengeance; hence, retributive justice personified; divine vengeance. • (n.) The goddess of retribution or vengeance; hence, retributive justice personified; divine vengeance.
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Nemesis

in Greek religion, two divine conceptions, the first an Attic goddess, the daughter of Nyx (Night), and the second an abstraction of indignant ... [2 related articles]
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Nemesis

[Xena and Hercules] Nemesis (Νέμεσις) was a character in Greek mythology. She was also a recurring character in the 1995-1999 television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys. ==Mythological background== In mythology, Nemesis was the Greek goddess of retributive justice or vengeance. She acts as the executioner for the twelve Olymp...
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Nemesis

[Wildstorm] Nemesis is a fictional comic book character owned by DC Comics/Wildstorm Comics. She is an immortal member of the Adrastea class from Khera and a trained Coda warrior. ==Fictional character biography== ===Life on Khera=== Nemesis was named Charis on the planet Khera. She was born a member of the Adrastea race of people on Khera ...
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Nemesis

Nemesis (nem'isis) , in Greek religion and mythology, personification of the gods' retribution for violation of sacred law; the avenger. Sometimes she was said to be the goddess of good and ill fortune.
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Nemesis

Nemesis was the goddess of punishment.
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Nemesis

In late Greek mythology, the goddess of retribution, who especially punished hubris (Greek hybris), violent acts carried through in defiance of the gods and human custom. Nemesis was originally a goddess of distribution, concerned with preserving order and proportion in the affairs of men. She personified the indignation felt at ...
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Nemesis

[duo] Nemesis is an pop music duo consisting of the mirror identical twins brothers Jacob and Joshua Miller. The pair can be differentiated by their hair colors; Jacob is blond, while Joshua`s hair is brown. Joshua is also a few minutes older than Jacob. They were raised as Jehovah`s Witnesses in Kalispell, Montana but have since left the r...
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Nemesis

[role-playing game] Nemesis is a supernatural horror role-playing game, created by Dennis Detwiller, Greg Stolze and Shane Ivey, with game mechanics by Greg Stolze. The game is available electronically for free. Nemesis uses the One-Roll Engine (ORE) gaming system, a dice pool system where matched die results determine success. ==Setting== ...
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Nemesis

[operating system] Nemesis is an operating system designed by the University of Cambridge, the University of Glasgow, the Swedish Institute of Computer Science and Citrix Systems. Nemesis was conceived with multimedia uses in mind. In a microkernel environment, an application is typically implemented by a number of processes, most of which ...
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Nemesis

[draughts player] Nemesis is an English draughts program by Murray Cash. Today Nemesis is no longer commercially available and developing has stopped years ago. Nemesis was the strongest program in 2002, when it won the British computer championship against Wyllie, an 16-game match ending +5=11 in favor for Nemesis and the Computer Checkers...
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Nemesis

[Game Boy] A sequel, Nemesis II, was released for the same platform in 1991. Both games were later rereleased through the Konami GB Collection series, where they are titled Gradius and Gradius II instead. ...
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Nemesis

[1839] Nemesis was the first British ocean-going iron warship. Launched in 1839 she was used to great effect in the First Opium War under Captain William Hutcheon Hall. The Chinese referred to her as the `devil ship`. == Construction == Although commissioned by the Secret Committee of the East India Company (EIC) in 1839, the vessel did not...
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Nemesis

[Stargate SG-1] `Nemesis` is the last episode from season 3 of the science fiction television series Stargate SG-1. Written by Robert C. Cooper and directed by Martin Wood, the episode first aired in the United Kingdom on Sky One on February 11, 2000, and had its American premiere on Showtime on March 8, 2000. The episode sets up the Replic...
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Nemesis

[roller coaster] Nemesis is an inverted roller coaster located at the Alton Towers amusement park in England. The ride`s concept and layout was devised by designer John Wardley. It was manufactured by Bolliger & Mabillard (B&M) and opened in March 1994. It is located in the Forbidden Valley area of the park, adjacent to Air, a flying B&M ro...
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Nemesis

[Resident Evil] Nemesis, also called the Pursuer or Tsuisekisha, is a fictional character in Capcom`s Resident Evil franchise. It first appears in Resident Evil 3: Nemesis, before later emerging in other titles and cameo roles. It is also featured on various merchandise and in the 2004 film Resident Evil: Apocalypse. The character is voiced...
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Nemesis

[Alpha Flight] Nemesis is the name of three fictional superheroines appearing in books published by Marvel Comics. All three women have been members of the superhero team Alpha Flight team, and wore the same black and red costume, carried a mystical sword, and were capable of flight. ==Isabel St. Ives== Nemesis (Isabel St. Ives) first appea...
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Nemesis

[rap crew] As Sumthin Fresh, the group appeared regularly on KNON FM 90.9. Initially, they appeared as guests on Nippy Jones Freaky Fresh Friday afternoon show and after teaming up with DJ Snake for music production, they were regulars on the `All Hardy Def Party` radio show which became the metroplex`s hottest radio show at the time. The r...
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