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    to return a territory, which had once been ceded to another country, to its previous rulers, such as when Hong Kong was returned to China by the UK in 1999

    The Russians, with support from the French and Germans, persuaded the Japanese to retrocede Liaodong for an additional 30 million taels on November 4, 1895.

    Submitted on 05/04/2013

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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