Liri


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Liri

(lē`rē), river, 98 mi (158 km) long, rising in the Apennines, in Latium, central Italy, and flowing generally SE to the Tyrrhenian Sea. Below its junction with the Rapido River near Cassino it is called the Garigliano. There are hydroelectric stations along its course. In World War II the area around the river was the scene of heavy fighting between Allied and German troops.
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sup][2] Although many efforts have been made, there are currently no highly effective therapies available for LIRI treatment in clinical practice.
By December 1943, when Allied forces were slogging through the Liri Valley in the mud and winter rain, they had good reason to wonder why they were in Italy at all.
The Fifth Army pushed into the Liri Valley, moving up Highway 6 toward Rome.
Il tema era talmente nell'aria che il mio primissimo cortometraggio fu girato a Isola Liri, tra Roma e Napoli, in un paesetto sulle colline, dove gli abitanti di un villaggio, alla ricerca disperata di lavoro per sopravvivere, avevano costruito una strada sulle montange, effettivamente necessaria, sperando di essere pagati; come di fatto avvenne, in una certa misura" (133).
Liri Beqiri, owner of Village Pizza of Worcester, will have an Albanian pizza as her specialty during restaurant week.
Outbreaks were monitored through the number and places of origin of patients admitted at the LIRI Hospital--a sleeping sickness treatment centre in Tororo district.
San Giorgio a Liri, a town near Rome, Italy, is facing the threat of sprawl as it evolves from an agricultural town to an office center.
The local currency is the liri which will be replaced by the euro early next year.
Malta's small wine industry has just about held its own despite having to abolish import duties--in this case Liri 1.
The LIRI building is the only integral master plan structure that is well maintained and has realised Tange's structural concept.
According to the Gazette, the program is scheduled to run for one year, offering a maximum rebate of 500 liri (approximately $1,500).
Los protestantesen America Latina (Rome: Isolade Liri, A.