Alcoy


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Alcoy

(älkoi`), city (1990 pop. 65,082), Alicante prov., SE Spain, in Valencia, on the Serpis River. An important industrial center with manufactures of textiles, paper (especially cigarette paper), metals, and furniture, it also has trade in grain, wine, and oil from the surrounding region.
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Supply of material to perform various analytical techniques (general biochemistry and others) in the laboratory of the Hospital of Alcoy.
Departamento de Ingenierfa Mecanica y de Materiales, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia (Campus de Alcoy), Plaza Ferrandiz y Carbonell, s/n 03801 Alcoy, Spain
RAW Rolling Papers are made in the birthplace of rolling paper - Alcoy, Spain - and are known as both the best and most authentic rolling papers in the world.
CIGIP (Research Centre on Production Management and Engineering), Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Plaza Ferrandiz y Carbonell, 2, 03801, Alcoy, Alicante, Spain
Born in Alcoy, in the southeast of Spain, in 1978, she recently moved to Berlin, where she has refined her approach to objecthood and honed a sculptural syntax that expands her vocabulary to a more installation-based practice, granting more importance to the recontextualiza-tion of objects than to their deconstruction.
The tradition in Alcoy has been exhaustively studied by Rafael Coloma in his text Libro de la fiesta de moros y cristianos de Alcoy (1962), identifying the festival of the aforementioned city as paradigmatic for all dramatized festivals later established throughout the Peninsula.
MC) has said that its board has decided to name Francisco Pons Alcoy as the bank's new executive vice chairman, replacing Jose Luis Olivas, who resigned last November.
3rd Manufacturing Engineering Society International Conference (MESIC'09), Conference Proceedings, Alcoy, Spain, pp.
But every April the hilltop town of Alcoy, near Alicante, trumps the lot.
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But when they arrived at the villa in Alcoy, Benidorm, being touted for sale by the crooks, Mrs O'Malley was bound and gagged in the cellar while her car salesman husband was forced at gunpoint to go on a spending spree.
Their bodies were discovered in the cellar of a house in Alcoy, near Benidorm, in March 2003.