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Glorioso Islands

(glōr'ēō`sō, –zō), Fr. Îles Glorieuses, island group, c.2 sq mi (5 sq km), in the Mozambique Channel, W Indian Ocean, 125 mi (200 km) WNW of N Madagascar. A French possession since 1892, they are comprised of two small vegetation-covered coral islands, Île Glorieuse and Île du Lys, and three rock islets. Île Glorieuse, the largest island, has a small French military garrison and a weather and radio station. The Gloriosos are also claimed by Madagascar.
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Popular in Italy where they were test marketed by Glorioso as sharing platters and as a new, interesting and different starter, they are in full colour retail packs of two with an alternative pack of four mini Arancinis.
Our beer sales take about a 25 percent-30 percent jump in the summer months," says Glorioso.
me aclaman capitan general de los ejercitos, y Libertador de Venezuela: titulo mas glorioso y satisfactorio para mi, que el cetro de todos los imperios de la tierra; pero V.
As I write, it is "Not Yet Uhuru" for the following islands and city states: Ascension Island (UK), Saint Helena Island (UK); Tristan da Cunha Archipelago (UK), Bassas de India Atoll (France), Europa Island (France), Glorioso Islands (France), Iles Eparses (France), Juan de Nova Island (France), Mayotte Islands (France), Reunion Island (France), Tromelin Island (France), Canary Islands (Spain), Ceuta (Spain), and Madeira (Portugal).
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Richard Glorioso, R-Plant City, presented the preliminary House budget for the courts, clerks, and related agencies at a January 24 meeting of the House Justice Appropriations Subcommittee, which he chairs.
glorioso San Antonio, santo de mujeres, no te estes haciendo pato y consigueme un marido aunque te tardes un rato.
The Glorioso family had operated the Italian market on Brady Street for more than 64 years.
El glorioso Ejercito, sin mas gloria que la que don Felipe le otorga, fue sacado de los cuarteles, entre otras cosas, para aterrar a la poblacion y advertimos de lo que puede suceder si el jefe nato, acorralado con su vanidad y su ineptitud a cuestas, se enoja.
For a more thorough description of this technique see Glorioso and Niemiller (2006).
Jones; costumes, William Ivey Long; lighting, Ken Billington, sound, Michael Hooker & Peter Fitzgerald; wigs, Charles LaPointe; production stage manager, Bess Marie Glorioso.