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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
  1. Line or series of mountains
  2. A fireplace; a fire or other cooking apparatus; now specifically, a large cooking stove with many hotplates
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, II.vii:
      Therein an hundred raunges weren pight, / And hundred fornaces all burning bright;
  3. Selection, array. Eg: A range of cars
  4. An area for practicing shooting at targets
  5. An area for military training or equipment testing
  6. The distance from a person or sensor to an object, target, emanation, or event
    We could see the ship at a range of five miles.
    One can use the speed of sound to estimate the range of a lightning flash.
  7. Maximum range of capability (of a weapon, radio, detector, fuel supply, etc.)
    This missile's range is 500 kilometres.
  8. An area of open, often unfenced, grazing land




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