People

People

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  • People — Peo ple, n. [OE. peple, people, OF. pueple, F. peuple, fr. L. populus. Cf. {Populage}, {Public}, {Pueblo}.] 1. The body of persons who compose a community, tribe, nation, or race; an aggregate of individuals forming a whole; a community; a nation …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • People — Peo ple, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Peopled} p. pr. & vb. n. {Peopling}.] [Cf. OF. popler, puepler, F. puepler. Cf. {Populate}.] To stock with people or inhabitants; to fill as with people; to populate. Peopled heaven with angels. Dryden. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • people — I. noun (plural people) Etymology: Middle English peple, from Anglo French pople, peple, peuple, from Latin populus Date: 13th century 1. plural human beings making up a group or assembly or linked by a common interest 2. plural human beings,… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • People's Liberation Army —   中国人民解放军   Emblem of the People s Liberation Army Founded August 1, 1927 Service branches …   Wikipedia

  • People's Park — in Berkeley, California, USA is a park off Telegraph Avenue, bounded by Haste and Bowditch Streets and Dwight Way, near the University of California, Berkeley. The park was created during the radical political activism of the late 1960s. Today it …   Wikipedia

  • People's Republic — (rarely Popular Republic) is a title that is often used by Marxist Leninist governments to describe their state. The motivation for using this term lies in the claim that Marxist Leninists govern in accordance with the interests of the vast… …   Wikipedia

  • People's democratic dictatorship — (simplified Chinese: 人民民主专政; traditional Chinese: 人民民主專政; pinyin: Rénmín Mínzhǔ Zhuānzhèng) is a phrase incorporated into the Constitution of the People s Republic of China by Mao Zedong.[1] The premise of the People s democratic dictatorship is… …   Wikipedia

  • People's Union of Estonia — Eestimaa Rahvaliit Leader Margo Miljand Founded 29 September 1994 (EME) …   Wikipedia

  • People's Representative Council — Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat …   Wikipedia

  • People's Mujahedin of Iran — People s Mojahedin Organization of Iran سازمان مجاهدين خلق ايران Leader Zohreh Akhyani [1] …   Wikipedia

  • People's war — (Chinese language: 人民战争), also called protracted people s war, is a military political strategy invented by Mao Zedong. The basic concept behind People s War is to maintain the support of the population and draw the enemy deep into the interior… …   Wikipedia


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