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Land mine. A land mine is an encased explosive charge buried just below the
surface of the ground. It may be fired by the weight of vehicles or troops on it or by
the passage of time or by remote control. Though improvised land mines in the ...
Morocco The land. Morocco is a mountainous country that has an average
elevation of 2,600 feet (800 m) above sea level. Two northeast- southwest-
trending mountain chains, the Rif along the northern coast and the Atlas in the
centre, divide ...
The modern Anglo-American mortgage is the direct descendant of a form of
transaction that emerged in England in the later Middle Ages. The mortgagor (
debtor) conveyed the ownership of land to the mortgagee subject to the condition
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