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a republic in central africa, west of sudan. Its capital is n'djamena, called fort-lamy before 1973. Explored in 1891 by the french, it became part of french equatorial africa in 1910 and, after many changes of status, became independent in 1960. The republic is named from lake chad, from the arabic tsad, a local word meaning large expanse of water (or lake).

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... side of my psychology degree! fortunately I'm not quite as inept when it comes to psychology...! Ha my name comes from a skateboarder named Chad Muska. When I was younger I used to skate and had Chad Muska's siganture deck, so a few people started calling me Muska and it kind of stuck ever ...

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by Muska
Thu Feb 25, 2010 7:50 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Enzymes
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... and pseudoscience. I'm sick of hearing about it. :shock: :shock: :shock: i think you need to take a look at the satellite images of lake chad and Mt Kilimanjaro.The effects are visible in islands of bengal region and maldives.The president of maldives has acttually started to buy land ...

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by David George
Fri Dec 26, 2008 4:50 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Anthropogenic global warming?
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