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Academic year

School holidays are periods during which schools are closed or not to the classes and other mandatory events. Dates and periods of school holidays vary considerably around the world, and there is usually some variation even within the same jurisd ...

                                               

Vacation (disambiguation)

Vacation or leisure holiday trip or vacation for leisure and entertainment, culture, or religious purposes. Vacation may also refer to:

                                               

Campsite

Camping or camping is a place to sleep outdoors. English in the UK, the camping area is usually divided into several fields, where you can camp overnight using tents or camper vans and caravans, this British English word is synonymous with the Am ...

                                               

Cottage

A cottage is typically a small house. It can carry the connotation of old or ancient mansion. In the modern sense, a cottage is usually a modest, often cosy dwelling, typically in a rural or semi-rural areas. The word architecture comes from Engl ...

                                               

Cottage (disambiguation)

Cottage club of the University, one of the ten eating clubs at Princeton University. Cheese, variety cheese, cottage cheese. Cottage, slang for a public toilet, used as gay slang 1960-ies, see Cottaging. Cottage industry, subcontractors that oper ...

                                               

Cooks' Cottage

Cooks cottage, formerly known as captain cooks Cottage is situated in Fitzroy gardens, Melbourne, Australia. The cottage was constructed in 1755 in the English town of great Ayton, North Yorkshire, parents of captain James cook, James and grace c ...

                                               

President Lincoln's Cottage at the Soldiers' Home

President Lincoln and soldiers home national monument, sometimes shortened to President Lincolns cottage is a national monument on the territory of the soldiers home, known today as Armed Forces nursing. It is located close to Brooklands driving. ...

                                               

Cottaging

The cottages is a gay slang term originating from the United Kingdom, referring to anonymous sex between men in a public toilet, or on the hunt for sexual partners for sex elsewhere. The term has its roots in Autonomous English toilets, resemblin ...

                                               

Cottage country

Cottage country is a common name in the canadian province of Ontario, and other regions of the country, for areas that are popular places for recreation and entertainment, including properties such as cottages and summer homes. Cottage country is ...

                                               

Swimsuit

A swimsuit is an item of clothing designed to wear in water-based activity or water sports such as swimming, diving and surfing, or sun-oriented activities such as sunbathing. Different types can be worn by men, women and children. The leotard ca ...

                                               

Leotard

A leotard is a unisex skin-tight one-piece garment that covers the body from the crotch to the shoulder. Clothing first made famous by the French acrobat performer Jules leotard. There are sleeveless, short-sleeved and tights. Option is a jumpsui ...

                                               

Musical instrument

A musical instrument is a device created or adapted to make musical sounds. In principle, any object that produces sound can be considered a musical instrument - it is through purpose that the object becomes a musical instrument. The history of m ...

                                               

Azerbaijani musical instruments

Azerbaijani folk musical instruments designed for the emotional color, rhythm, tempo and artistic features of traditional Azerbaijani music. In addition, he got through a very long historical path of development, and carried many characteristic f ...

                                               

List of Chinese musical instruments

Chinese musical instruments traditionally grouped into eight categories, known as bark. The eight categories: silk, bamboo, wood, stone, metal, clay, gourd and leather. There are other tools that may not correspond to those groups. This is one of ...

                                               

List of Mongolian musical instruments

This article presents a survey on various, mostly traditional musical instruments of ancient and current Mongolia. Documents of Western origin, such as piano and trumpet, are excluded.

                                               

String instrument

Stringed instruments, Stringed instruments, or chordophones are musical instruments that produce sound from the strings when the performer plays or sounds of the strings or otherwise. Musicians playing some stringed instruments, plucking the stri ...

                                               

Bowed string instrument

Bowed string instruments are a subcategory of string instruments that are played by a bow rubbing the strings. Bow rubbing the string causes vibration which the instrument emits sound. Arab rabāb is the earliest known bowed instrument and the anc ...

                                               

Plucked string instrument

Plucked string instruments are a subcategory of string instruments that are played plucking the strings. Plucking is a way to pull and release the line so to give him a boost, which causes the strings to vibrate. Plucking can be done with the fin ...

                                               

Wind instrument

Wind instrument is a musical instrument that contains some type of resonator in which a column of air which is set in vibration by the player blowing into a mouthpiece set At or near the end of the resonator. In the field of vibration is determin ...

                                               

Brass instrument

Wind instrument is a musical instrument that produces sound through sympathetic vibration of air in tubular resonator in sympathy with the vibration of the players lips. Brass instruments are also called labrosones, literally meaning "lip vibrate ...

                                               

Woodwind instrument

Wind instruments-the family of musical instruments within the more General category of wind instruments. Common examples include flute, clarinet, oboe, saxophone and bassoon. There are two main types of woodwind instruments: flutes and reed instr ...

                                               

Percussion instrument

A percussion instrument is a musical instrument that sounds when damaged or scraped by a beater including attached or enclosed beaters or rattles struck, scraped or rubbed, either manually or hit another similar tool. The percussion family is bel ...

                                               

Keyboard instrument

Keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using keyboard a series of levers that are pressed against the fingers. The most common ones are piano, organ, and various electronic keyboard instruments, including synthesizers and digital pian ...

                                               

Viola

The viola is a stringed instrument which is bowed and played with different techniques. It is slightly larger than the violin and has a more low and deep sound. From the 18th century, it was the middle or Alto voice of the violin family, between ...

                                               

Violin

The violin is sometimes known as the gherkin, is a wooden string instrument in the violin family. Most violins have a hollow wooden body. This is the smallest and the most high pitched instrument in the family in regular use. Less violin-type ins ...

                                               

Cello

The cello and the cello is a bowed string instrument from the family of violins. Its four strings are usually tuned by pure fifth: low to high, with 2, g 2, g 3 and 3, an octave below the viola. Music for cello is usually written in the bass key, ...

                                               

Viol

Viola da Gamba, or Gamba informally, any one of a family of bowed, plucked and stringed instruments with hollow wooden bodies and pegboxes where the string tension can be increased or decreased to adjust the height of each string. Frets on viols, ...

                                               

Resort (disambiguation)

Resort-a place for relaxation or recreation, attracting visitors for holidays or vacations. Resort may also refer to: Resort air, former name of TRANS States airlines. Resort Township, Michigan. (Курортный Городок, Мичиган) Beach wear, clothing s ...

                                               

Resort architecture

Resort architecture or architecture Bader is an architectural style that is especially characteristic of spas and seaside resorts on the Baltic coast. The style has evolved since the founding in 1793 in Heiligendamm and flourished, especially in ...

                                               

Skiing

Skiing is a means of transport using skis to glide on snow. Variations can serve as basic transportation, recreational activities or competitive winter sports. Many types of competitive skiing events are recognized by the International Olympic Co ...

                                               

Mangal (barbecue)

The word "barbecue" is derived from the Arabic word منقل manqal means "portable" and originally referred to portable indoor heaters are mostly replaced by Western-type stoves. Grill typically used for grilling various cuts of meat, such as steak, ...

                                               

Naturism

Naturism, or nudism, is a cultural practice movement, propaganda and the protection of personal and public nudity not all, but most of which takes place on private property. The term also refers to a lifestyle based on personal, family or social ...

                                               

Naturism (disambiguation)

Naturism, sometimes called nudism, is a cultural and political movement advocates social nudity in both public and private facilities, as well as way of life in harmony with nature and others as expressed by social nudity. Naturism can also be us ...

                                               

Furlough

In the United States, the release is a temporary release of employees due to special needs of the company or the employer that may be due to economic conditions at a particular enterprise or in the economy as a whole. These involuntary furloughs ...

                                               

Vacation

A vacation or holiday is a vacation from a regular occupation, or a specific trip or journey, usually for recreation or tourism. People often take vacation during certain holiday observances, for specific festivals or celebrations. Vacations are ...

                                               

Garden house

Garden house may refer to: A small building in the garden, for example, stupidity or shed. The house, built in accordance with the provisions of special legislation USU. in Scandinavia, for example, Friggebod. Garden house, Outdoor garden near Bu ...

                                               

Skewer

A skewer is a thin metal or wood stick used to hold pieces of food together. The word is sometimes used as a synonym to indicate the entire food item served on a skewer, as in "chicken skewers". Skewers are used for grilling or roasting meat and ...

                                               

Jumping stilts

Jumping stilts or spring stilts the special stilts that allow the user to run, jump and perform various acrobatic stunts. Spring stilts using fiberglass leaf springs were patented in the USA in 2004 under the trademark "PowerSkip", designed for r ...

                                               

Baryton

The baritone is a bowed string instrument similar to the harp, but has an extra set of strings. He was in regular use in Europe until the late 18th century.

                                               

Harp

The harp is a stringed musical instrument that has multiple individual strings running at an angle to its soundboard, the strings are plucked with the fingers.

                                               

Balalaika

Balalaika-Russian stringed musical instrument with a characteristic triangular wooden, hollow body, burned neck and three strings. Two strings are usually tuned to the same note and the third string is a perfect fourth higher. The higher the soun ...

                                               

Domra

In 1896, a student of Vasily Vasilievich Andreyev found a broken instrument in a stable in rural Russia. It was believed that this tool could be an example domra, although there are no illustrations or examples of traditional domra was known in R ...

                                               

Oud

The Oud is a short neck lute-type, pear-shaped string instrument with 11 or 13 rows grouped into 5 or 6 dishes, often used primarily in Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan, Iraq, Iran, Kurdistan, Somalia, Yemen, Sudan, Armenia, Greece, Turke ...

                                               

Gusli

For single-stringed instrument see Gusle. The harp is the oldest East Slavic multi-stringed instrument belonging to the family of zithers, because its strings parallel to its Board resonance. Its roots lie in the city of Veliky Novgorod in Novgor ...

                                               

Guitar

Guitar is a musical instrument with stucco, which usually has six strings. It is usually played with both hands strumming or plucking the strings or a guitar pick or the fingers / nails of one hand, simultaneously pungent with the fingers of the ...

                                               

Lute

A lute is any plucked string instrument with a neck and deep round back enclosing a cavity, usually with a sound hole or opening in the housing. More specifically, the term "lute" can refer to an instrument from the family of European lutes. This ...

                                               

Bouzouki

Bouzouki, also spelled buzuki or buzuci, is a musical instrument popular in Greece. He is a member of the family of long-necked lute with a round body with a flat top and a long neck with a carved overlay. It has steel strings and is played with ...

                                               

Mandolin

Mandolin-a stringed musical instrument of the lute family and is usually plucked with a plectrum. It usually has four double courses of metal strings tuned in unison, although five or six versions also exist. Courses are typically tuned in the se ...

                                               

Sitar

The sitar is a plucked stringed instrument, native to the Indian subcontinent, used in Indian classical music. This instrument was invented in medieval India and reached its heyday in the 16th and 17th centuries and arrived at its present form in ...

                                               

Helicon (instrument)

Helikon-wind musical instrument in the family of TUI. Most of them are B ♭ basses, but they also commonly exist in E ♭, F, and tenor sizes, as well as other types to a lesser degree. In by a sousaphone is a specialized version of the Helicon. Fir ...

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