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Cres

(tsərĕs`), Ital. Cherso, island, 158 sq mi (409 sq km), in the Adriatic Sea, W Croatia. Formerly in Austria-Hungary, it passed to Italy in 1918 and to Yugoslavia (of which Croatia was then a constituent republic) in 1947. Fruit growing and fishing are the chief occupations.

Cres

 

an island in the Adriatic Sea, in the northern Dalmatian Islands, off the coast of Yugoslavia. Cres has an area of 404 sq km and a length of about 70 km. The island is composed of limestones and dolomites. The maximum elevation is 650 m. Cres has orchards and vineyards; fishing is an important industry. Tourists visit Cres, which has a number of resort areas. The city of Cres is located on the island.

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Establishing a baseline measurement of the presence of CREs and, specifically, KPCs within the institution to identify normal patterns and report any increase in KPC prevalence;
It is a flavourful feast for the senses and the cubes of pork just melt in the mouth ( I also love the way Chris and Cres have reverted to the old Portuguese spelling to avoid the aloo confusion
Michael Campana, owner of CRES, will continue in a sales capacity with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.
Mr & Mrs Brown - Formation of habitable room in roof space with side and rear dormers at 76 Springfield Cres, Solihull.
The CRES will press ahead with our operations to search for weapons and arrest those who took away the authorities' arms," The Bangkok Post quoted Suthep, as saying.
Publisher: Daniel Boulanger Sales rep: Jacques Long, National Sales Director 1378 Roxberough Cres, Burlington, Ontario L7M 1W9, 905/335-5700, FAX: 905/335-5001, (info@longcomm.
Runners up - Good Food Show tickets: Mrs M Whitehead, John Simpson Close, Wolston; Mrs D Jones, Park View, Sharmford, Hinckley; Mrs E Smith, Thomas Lane St, Little Heath; Mcall, Oakworth Close, Walsgrave; Mrs G Gregson, Camden St, Stoke; Mrs Doyle, Broad Lane, Coventry, Mrs K Jenkins, Main Rd, Kilsby, Rugby; Mrs D Young, Marlow Close, Allesley Park; J Finn, Hollow Cres, Radford; Mrs L Willoughway, Huckson Rd, Bishops Itchington, Southam; Mrs M O'Toole, Norton Hill Drive, Wyken; A Moore, Lawsdowne Cres, Leamington.
Vern Barnet, a Unitarian Universalist minister who serves as minister-in-residence for CRES and writes a weekly religion column in The Kansas City Star titled "Faiths and Beliefs.
If you do use CREs, print "Place postage here" in an upper-right-hand corner box to avoid a possible postage-less envelope going into the mail.
Today, the branch is located at a larger site at 13 Commerce Cres.
By incorporating well-accepted Internet communication standards, the protocol would be "a reasonable and useful tool for a majority of industry constituents," says Dave Vuicich of Cres Cor, Cleveland, Ohio, vice chair of NAFEM's Technical Liaison Committee.
Much like stainless steel, CRES is taking the place of regular steel on high-wear components.