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Horta

(hôr`tə, Port. ôr`tə), town (1991 pop. 4,907), capital of Horta dist., in the AzoresAzores
, Port. Açores [Port.,=hawks], islands (1991 pop. 241,592), 905 sq mi (2,344 sq km), and autonomous region of Portugal, in the Atlantic Ocean, c.900 mi (1,448 km) W of mainland Portugal.
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, Portugal, on Faial island. It has an excellent harbor with shipyards and is a military air base.

Horta

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Victor. 1861--1947, Belgian architect, best known for his early buildings in Art Nouveau style

Horta

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a port in the Azores, on the SE coast of Fayal Island
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Horta Osorio said, 'The changes we are announcing today are fundamental to prepare the group for the next phase of its transformation under our upcoming strategic plan for the period 2018 - 2020.
Horta, in his third year of an integrated Masters, had his path to Tyneside paved by Marc Steutel, the Team Northumbria basketball coach.
Horta came through the Eagles' School of Excellence programme and completed his rookie professional season in 2015/16.
Horta said that President Mahmud Ahmadinejad went too far with his speech at the UN General Assembly on Thursday when he said most people believe the US government orchestrated the 2001 attacks on New York and Washington.
As both a medical doctor and a Catholic believer of evident conviction, Horta provides an instructive case study in how some Enlightenment-era thinkers successfully mediated the competing claims of science and faith in the treatment of the mentally and physically ill.
Nesse contexto, o objetivo deste trabalho foi estudar a presenca dos generos Trichoderma e Fusarium em solo rizosferico e nao-rizosferico, cultivado com tomateiro e pepineiro, em horta e em estufa, e quantificar os isolados de Fusarium spp.
Ramos Horta was a freedom fighter in the small territory of East Timor when the Portuguese colonialists withdrew in 1975.
The overall performance quality was high, and three female dancers had a riveting presence: La La La Human Steps's Yvonne Cutaran [Montreal]; Rosas's Ursula Robb [Brussels], and Rui Horta stage works's Bertha Bermudez [Munich].
EL RECORDAR A DON MANUEL HORTA, INSIGNE PERIODISTA EMERITO, DIRECTOR DE REVISTA DE REVlSTAS Y DESPUES DE JUEVES DE EXCELSIOR, REPRODUZCO EL SONETO QUE LE DEDIQUE EL 14 DE MARZO DE 1983, FECHA DE SU DECESO.
Bishop Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo of Dili, East Timor, and exiled East Timorese activist Jose Ramos Horta were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their work to end oppression in East Timor.
In the Horta Museum Asher had found a small publication in which Horta had published his photographs of various water-works projects by William Mulholland.
Contract award notice: servicios de direccin de ejecucin de obra de las obras del complejo deportivo municipal de horta, en el distrito de horta-guinard de barcelona.