Bushire


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Bushire:

see BushehrBushehr
or Bushire
, city (1991 pop. 132,824), SW Iran, on the Persian Gulf. It is one of the chief ports of Iran, handling about 75% of Iran's foreign trade, and is the terminus of a trade route from Shiraz, Esfahan, and Tehran.
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, city, Iran.

Bushire

a port in SW Iran, on the Persian Gulf. Pop.: 166 000 (2005 est.)
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The Bushire reactor--a "light water" reactor--produces Pu (plutonium) 240, Pu241 and Pu242.
A story about bilbies, their predators, the hazards of bushire, land degradation and introduced animals, and the efforts of humans to protect them told in verse.
At the time, unfortunately, I did not recognize the obvious similarity to (Se)leukia but accepted the identification of Herrmann and Fujita with Taoke, a place near Bushire on the Persian Gulf.
I can go jogging now,' says Marian Azad from Bushire in south-west Iran, who was 70 before she felt able to run in public.
Since the publication of SMU, similar pottery has also been reported from Kuwait, the Bushire peninsula in Iran, and most recently the United Arab Emirates.
Operations were coordinated from Bushire on the Persian coast, and sons of the local rulers were sent to the School of Princes in India to be brought up in Western ways.
They also agreed to set up a commission to examine building another one, and Russia said that for the next 10 years it would provide fuel for the reactor at Bushire in southern Iran.
The first was the transfer of Britain's Political Residency headquarters from Bushire on the Persian side of the Gulf to Bahrain on the Arab side.