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Malé

(mä`lā), small island and town (1995 pop. 62,937) of Malé Atoll, capital of the Maldives, in the Indian Ocean. A ship anchorage, Malé is a center of interisland trade with diverse manufacturing. Points of interest include Sultan Park and the National Museum, the Islamic Center, the Old Friday Mosque (1656), the presidential palace, and the old bazaar. Malé International Airport is on adjacent Hulule Island,

Malé

 

the island capital of the Republic of the Maldives and a port and trading center in the Indian Ocean. Population, 15,-000 (1972). Dried fish, coconuts, and copra are exported from Male. The island has sea and air communication with the city of Colombo in Sri Lanka.

male

[māl]
(botany)
A flower lacking pistils.
(zoology)
Of or pertaining to the sex that produces spermatozoa.
An individual of this sex.

male

1. of, relating to, or designating the sex producing gametes (spermatozoa) that can fertilize female gametes (ova)
2. (of gametes) capable of fertilizing an egg cell in sexual reproduction
3. (of reproductive organs, such as a testis or stamen) capable of producing male gametes
4. (of flowers) bearing stamens but lacking a functional pistil
5. Electronics Mechanical engineering having a projecting part or parts that fit into a female counterpart
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No se sabe quienes promovieron la Ley de Transparencia y le metieron un gol asombroso a la clase politica: una reforma radical del Estado aprobada por todos los partidos, que no se dieron cuenta de lo que legislaron hasta que, en la practica, vieron lo malo para ellos de lo bueno para el pais (por eso, hoy quieren dar marcha atras).
Malo owners will have a variety of pipeline options for moving crude oil to most major trading hubs and refineries in the Gulf Coast region from Shell-owned GC19.
The bidders have time to carry out due diligence at Malo by 27 May and to file binding bids by 3 June.
The combined Jack and St Malo development is scheduled to come on stream in 2014.
The deal as it stands is cancelled, from our point of view, for the Cascade and St Malo fields," Jacob Bo Thomasen, head of Maersk's oil and gas branch, told Reuters.
Guitarist Jorge Santana is part of the all star band, along with his Malo singers (Arcelio Garcia and Richard Bean), and together, they run through Malo's finest material: Nena, Cafe, and the ultimate Latino Iove song, Suavecito, done nicely by a great band that includes the Santana trumpeter Bill Ortiz.