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crusade

1. any of the military expeditions undertaken in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries by the Christian powers of Europe to recapture the Holy Land from the Muslims
2. (formerly) any holy war undertaken on behalf of a religious cause
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Selecting from more than 100 team members, United Defense has named Science Application International Corporation (SAIC) the Crusader Program Supplier of the Year.
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troops would benefit from the Crusader, calling the advanced artillery system smart, effective and efficient -- and warning that proposed alternatives are unproven.
Paragon Financial Corporation (OTCBB: PGNF), a Jacksonville, Florida based financial services company announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to merge with Crusader Investments, a New York headquartered investment bank.
MINNEAPOLIS, March 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Defense LP today announced that the Crusader Self-Propelled Howitzer One (SPH1) prototype has set a new one-day record of 176 rounds fired and successfully met and exceeded the Army's rate of fire and Multiple Round Simultaneous Impact (MRSI) firing exit criteria for Milestone B, due in April 2003.
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In advance of the royal coronation that is the release of the strategy/RPG Crusader Kings II on February 14, Paradox Interactive have today announced that the pre-order campaign has begun
In 1268, when the jihad forces of the Mamluk Sultan Baybars took Antioch from the Crusaders, Baybars was annoyed to find that the Crusader ruler had already left the city--so he wrote to him bragging of his massacres of Christians