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Deva

 

a city in western Rumania on the Muresul River. Administrative center of the Hunedoara Region. Population, 36,000 (1969). Deva is a transportation junction. Its industries include food processing (meat-packing and others), clothing, woodworking, and printing enterprises. A major thermoelectric power plant and a large concentrating plant for the treatment of copper ore are located in Deva. First mention of the city dates from the 13th century.

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I don't expect people to be fluent overnight," said Deva.
City's reserves drew 1-1 in a Pontins League Cup tie at the Deva in midweek, Chris Holroyd registered Chester's goal.
City defeated Forest 3-0 in an FA Cup tie at the Deva 18 months ago.
Meanwhile, Oswestry-based The New Saints have resurrected their interest in moving from Shropshire to the Deva Stadium.
If the Deva Stadium could be acquired, the founders of the newly formed Chester FC are hopeful they will be accepted into one of the Northern Premier (Unibond) League divisions.
Writers like Mukul Deva have removed that veil of secrecy," he said.
CHESTER'S scheduled reserve team game against Bury last Wednesday was postponed because the Deva Stadium pitch was waterlogged.
STRIKER Gregg Blundell became the first Chester City player to move away from the Deva Stadium on a permanent basis this month, when he signed an 18-month contract with fellow Blue Square Premier League club Barrow.
Bosses of Deva Kumarasiri, 40, told him that his "services were no longer needed".
EARLIER this week City chairman Stephen Vaughan tried to move the derby match against neighbours Wrexham, which is scheduled for Wednesday, December 28, from the Deva Stadium to Widnes Vikings' Halton Stadium.
CASH-strapped Chester City's bank balance received a further blow yesterday with the postponement of the potentially lucrative home clash against Kidderminster Harriers at the Deva Stadium.
After trailing 2-0, City came back with a late surge to draw 2-2 in the reverse fixture at the Deva Stadium earlier this season.