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Encyclopedia

  • "Gazette" came to be used for an official government paper with the creation of the London Gazette, first published in 1665 under the title of The Oxford Gazette. This was one of the first publications in the world that could be termed a "newspaper". — “Gazette - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Other official newspapers of the UK government are the Edinburgh and Belfast Gazettes, which, apart from reproducing certain materials of nationwide interest published in the London Gazette, also contain publications specific to Scotland and Northern Ireland, respectively. — “London Gazette - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • It is compiled by the Intergovernmental Committee on Surveying and Mapping (ICSM) and As of December 2004 there are 315500 named places in Australia. These. — “Gazetteer of Australia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Ali Pasha was killed, as you know, but before he died he recompensed the services of Fernand by leaving him a considerable sum, with which he returned to France, when he was gazetted lieutenant-general." — “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas
  • The agitation thrilling through the country and army in consequence of this news was so great, that private matters were little heeded: and hence probably George Osborne, just gazetted to his company, busy with preparations for the march, which must come inevitably, and panting for further promotion–was not so much affected by other incidents which would have interested him at a more quiet period. — “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray

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