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Marianao

(märyänä`ō), municipality (1982 est. pop. 130,000), Ciudad de La Habana prov., W Cuba, a commercial and residential suburb of HavanaHavana
, Span. La Habana , city and, as Ciudad de La Habana, province (1997 est. pop. 2,200,000), capital of Cuba, W Cuba; largest city and chief port of the West Indies and one of the oldest cities in the Americas.
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. Marianao encloses the military base of Columbia, now called Ciudad Libertad. Chemicals, beer, and textiles are produced in the city, which has a fine beach. Founded in 1719 by Dominican and Augustinian monks, it was destroyed by fire in 1726. It was rebuilt in 1765 as Quemados de Marianao and grew with the 19th-century sugar boom.

Marianao

a city in NW Cuba, adjacent to W Havana city: the chief Cuban military base. Pop.: 133 015 (latest est.)
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Prevalencia y factores asociados al sindrome metabolico en ninos y adolescentes obesos del municipio Marianao.
Asi, se considero la zona Central (Plaza de la Revolucion, Centro Habana, Marianao, Cerro, 10 de Octubre, Habana Vieja, San Miguel del Padron y Regla) compuesta por 159 gatos, y la zona Periferica (Guanabacoa, Playa, La Lisa, Boyeros, Arroyo Naranjo, Cotorro y Habana del Este) compuesta por 141 gatos.
While in Cuba, she lived in Havana's Hotel Capri, room 1405, and in a home in Marianao and regularly wrote her friends and family expressing how much she missed her family and home.
Marianao said there is no incentive to recover and prosecute fraud discovered in the federal public housing.
Se habia hecho amigo de los morenos de los sextetos y no habia noche que la excursion no terminara en las "fritas" de Marianao.
traces the development of influential enclaves at the beginning of the twentieth century, as exclusive white elite communities were formed in Honolulu's Waikiki and Havana's Marianao to accommodate and attract tourism investors and private planters as dominant governing classes.
For Lazaro, a young man from the crowded Marianao neighborhood in Havana, self-employment is a limited, precarious option that does not resolve his long-term needs.
The second group consists of 5 municipalities namely; 10 de Octubre, Centro Habana, Cerro, Marianao and Boyeros.
With help from Fernando Remirez, head of the Cuban Interests Section in Washington, and his counterpart in Havana, Vicki Huddleston, "we built our first three playgrounds: one in Regla, one in Vedado, near the Hotel Presidente, and the third in Marianao.
Factores que inciden en la calidad de vida del adulto mayor, en una muestra de la poblacion del municipio Marianao.