|(551?-478? BC) Chinese philosopher and teacher who founded Confucianism||Confucius|
|(1623-1662) French philosopher and mathematician, founder of modern probability theory||Pascal|
|(1694-1778, born Francois Marie Arouet), eighteenth century French writer and philosopher, central figure in the Enlightenment||Voltaire|
|(384-322 BC) Greek philosopher who studied under Plato||Aristotle|
|(427 BC-347 BC), Greek philosopher, student of Socrates and teacher of Aristotle (famous for his work "The Republic"), a distinctive dark-floored large crater on the Moon just north of Mare Imbrium, approximately 100 km/60 mi in diameter||Plato|
|(470?-399 B.C.) Greek philosopher who developed a question-and-answer method of teaching||Socrates|
|(born Siddhartha Gautama) Nepali religious leader and the founder of Buddhism (c.563-c.483 BC); spiritual teacher; person who has reached full enlightenment||Buddha|
|(c.582-c.507 BC) Greek philosopher and mathematician, founder of the Pythagorean school||Pythagoras|
|(c412-323 BC) Greek philosopher||Diogenes|
|(c540-470 BC) Greek philosopher who stated that reason is the only constant in an ever-changing world||Heraclitus|
|(Chinese) work together; overly excited, too enthusiastic, very enthusiastic, wanting to fight||gung ho|
|(combination of the words campus and police) police force that patrols and guards the campus of Rice University (founded as William Marsh Rice Institute opened 1912 in Houston, Texas)||campos|
|(Hindi) Muslim professor or teacher of language||moonshee|
|(Nicholas) British author; (Walter) African-American author; (Sir Oswald Ernald) English politician (founded the British Union of Fascists and the Union Movement)||Mosley|
|(Slang) Chinese person, one of Chinese origin (derogatory)||Chink|
|1950s Chinese policy||Great Leap Forward|
|19C Chinese rebel||Taiping|
|a mountainous region of central Asia that stretches from the Caspian Sea to the Gobi Desert. It is divided into three sections, Russian or Western Turkistan, which includes Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan, Chinese or Eastern Turkistan, made up o...||Turkistan; Turkestan|
|a trademark for a high-quality porcelain or bone china, porcelain designed and made by the Spodes or the factory they founded; Josiah Spode (1733-97) and his son Josiah (1754-1827), English potters||Spode|
|able woman, extramarital lover, lady of the house; housekeeper; teacher; woman; concubine, female lover, loved woman, personification as woman||mistress|
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