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  2. Stimming - Wikipedia

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    Stimming can sometimes be self-injurious, such as when it involves head-banging, hand-biting, excessive self-rubbing, and scratching the skin. While it is difficult to stop stimming entirely, there are ways to reduce time spent stimming and create safer stimming habits for an individual.

  3. Swimfin - Wikipedia

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    History. Early inventors, including Leonardo da Vinci and Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, toyed with the concept of swimfins, taking their inspiration from ducks' feet. Benjamin Franklin made a pair of early swimfins (for hands) when he was a young boy living in Boston, Massachusetts near the Charles River; they were two thin pieces of wood, about the shape of an artist's palette, which allowed him ...

  4. Women's suffrage in the United States - Wikipedia

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    To test the law, Williams attempted to register to vote and encouraged other teachers to do so, but their applications were refused. Williams, Eulalie Stevens and Anna M. Vessup, all literate, property owners, petitioned the court to open elections to qualified women. [304]

  5. Murder of Gabriel Fernandez - Wikipedia

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    Victim. Gabriel Daniel Fernandez was born on February 20, 2005, to Arnold Contreras and Pearl Fernandez. Shortly after birth, Gabriel was put in the custody of his great-uncle on his mother’s side, Michael Lemos Carranza, and his partner David Martinez. They continued to raise Fernandez for four years. In 2009, four-ye

  6. Ebook - Wikipedia

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    An ebook (short for electronic book), also known as an e-book or eBook, is a book publication made available in digital form, consisting of text, images, or both, readable on the flat-panel display of computers or other electronic devices.

  7. Secondary education - Wikipedia

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    Secondary education or post-primary education covers two phases on the International Standard Classification of Education scale. Level 2 or lower secondary education (less commonly junior secondary education) is considered the second and final phase of basic education, and level 3 (upper) secondary education or senior secondary education is the stage before tertiary education.

  8. List of murder convictions without a body - Wikipedia

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    A chemical test on a windbreaker owned by Douglas showed possible brain matter (lab work later determined inconclusive). Four months after her disappearance, a Toyota Tercel registered to Robin Benedict was impounded from the parking garage of Grand Central Station, where a foul odor was discovered. Prior to her death, Benedict was a prostitute ...

  9. COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto - Wikipedia

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    Police reported an uptick in stunt driving, street racing and speeding due to emptied roads and highways. Toronto police confirmed they issued close to 3,000 speeding tickets between March 15, 2020, and March 31, 2020, an increase of 35% of normal ticketing.