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Originally appearing in Volume V07, Page 938 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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DEISTER, a chain of hills in Germany, in the Prussian province of Hanover, about 15 m. S.W. of the city of Hanover. It runs in a north-westerly direction from Springe in the S. to Roden-berg in the N. It has a total length of 14 m., and rises in the Hofeler to a height of 1250 ft. The chain is well-wooded and abounds in game. There are some coal mines and sandstone quarries.
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DEISM (Lat. dens, god)

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