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A segregated area for infectious medical patients, esp. for their quarantine.
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I expected him to get better and better players as his tenure went on, and also for the team to get better and better," Lazzaretto said.
The skeleton was unearthed in a mass grave from the Venetian plague of 1576 - in which the artist Titian died - on Lazzaretto Nuovo, which lies around two miles northeast of Venice and was used as a sanitorium for plague sufferers.
Marina Lazzaretto, dance captain of the current Broadway revival of West Side Story, advises just watching--not chatting--to stay in a positive flame of mind.
Kotas (2001), Tsatsaronis (1993), Lazzaretto and Tsatsaronis (2006) call them 'simple' and 'rational' exergy efficiencies, while Hepbasli (2008) refers to them as 'brute force' and 'functional' exergy efficiencies.
Monteiro de Almeida, Letendre S, Zimmerman J, Kolakowski S, Lazzaretto D, McCutchan JA, et al.
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Scientist Matteo Borrini said the discovery - on the island of Lazzaretto Nuovo in the Venice lagoon - was evidence of vampire beliefs.
The well-preserved skeleton was found in 2006 on the Lazzaretto Nuovo island, amid other corpses buried in a mass grave during an epidemic of plague that hit Venice in 1576.
Both had received commendations, Simmons recently with a Crystal Angel Award for "outstanding community service" and Veenstra with the Medal of Valor in 1999 for heroism during a fatal shootout in Chatsworth in 1997, when a gunman killed Glendale police Detective Charles Lazzaretto.
The marinas of Sliema Creek and Lazzaretto Creek in Marsamxett Harbour are full of examples of Malta's new-found status - millionaire yachts - and you shouldn't leave Malta without making the 25-minute ferry trip to Gozo, a world away.
The 1st Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment was stationed at Gibraltar Barracks, Lazzaretto on the border between Trieste and Yugoslavia in the 1950s.
As Maurizio Lazzaretto (1996) points out, to harness the value of immaterial labor "one has t o express oneself, one has to speak, communicate, cooperate and so forth" ( p.