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Mieres

(mēā`rĕs), city (1990 pop. 57,627), Oviedo prov., N Spain, in Asturias, on the Lena River. It is an important mining center for coal, sulfur, and cinnabar and has iron and steel plants.

Mieres

 

a city in northern Spain in Asturias, Oviedo Province. Population, 64, 600 (1970). It is one of the centers of the Asturian coal basin. Until 1970, Mieres had a metallurgical works. Chemical and food-processing industries are located in the city.

Mieres

a city in N Spain, south of Oviedo: steel and chemical industries; iron and coal mines. Pop.: 47 618 (2003 est.)
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Mieres is, however, likely to be absent for between four and six weeks during February and March with Uruguay taking part in the inaugural Pan American Six Nations tournament alongside Argentina, Canada, United States, Chile and Brazil.
The contract is the comprehensive maintenance service for lifting devices lifts, stair lifts, gondolas and escalators of the Central University Hospital of Asturias and the Hospital Vital Alvarez Buylla of Mieres and other related activities.
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Worcester : B Howard (P Humphreys 79), J Stephenson, R Fatiaki (H Stevens 57), A Symons, D Hammond, I Mieres, C Mulchrone (capt); R Bower (O Fainga'anuku 70), N Annett (B Sowrey 60), J Rees (M Daniels 77), J Percival (S Kerry 70), D Sanderson, H Taylor, M Gilbert, R De Carpentier.
Mieres kicked his first penalty after the early setback of Twelvetrees' opening score for Gloucester with two minutes gone.
21) 21 T: Young T: Senatore, Stephenson, Stelling C: Humberstone C: Mieres (3) Pen: G Davies (2), Humberstone Att: 6,823 LEICESTER .
Fly-half Ignacio Mieres landed three conversions with his second-half replacement Gareth Steenson kicking a penalty.
Argentine fly-half Ignacio Mieres added the extras, and the Chiefs were in total control despite their unambitious one-out game-plan.
Meanwhile, Mieres lies deep inland and is unlikely to feature on anyone's short break radar.
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