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ancon

[′aŋ‚kän]
(architecture)
A bracket, elbow, or console at the top of a wall or window jamb to support a cornice.

ancon, (pl.) ancones

ancon, 2
ancon, 1
1. A scrolled bracket or console, 1 which supports a cornice or entablature over a door or window.
2. A projecting boss on a column drum or wall block.
3. A cramp to fasten blocks of stone.
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Ancon Medical is a member of LifeScience Alley, a biomedical trade association based in Minnesota.
ANCON assisted in the development and implementation of a detailed management plans for this preserve as well as training and equipping park rangers, posting signs, fencing park boundaries and maintaining park ranger stations in Pirre and Cruce de Mono.
Media Contact: Lauren Robinson, Ancon Technologies, 18884578294, Lauren@platinummetrics.
s a ht en behind Hundreds of inmates from other jails - including the notorious Santa Monica prison where it was initially thought the girls would be sent - have been transferred to Ancon 2.
The sale of Ancon is a further step in Tyco's ongoing refinement of its portfolio and is consistent with the company's strategy to divest certain non-core businesses.
Ancon is one of the largest captives in the United States and benefits from its history of more than 65 years operating as a captive insurer.
THE head of Amnesty International in Northern Ireland has expressed concern about Michaella McCollum Connolly's transfer to Peru's notorious Ancon 2 prison.
pa and Ministerio de Educacion, Corregimento de Ancon.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- American Exploration Company (AMEX: AX) today announced that it has purchased the limited partnership interests held by affiliates of New York Life Insurance Company in Ancon Partnership, Ltd.
has affirmed the financial strength rating (FSR) of A+ (Superior) and assigned issuer credit ratings (ICR) of "aa" to the Ancon Insurance and Petroleum Casualty Group.
Michaella, from Dungannon, Co Tyrone, has been moved along with her Scots pal Melissa Reid from Peru's all-women Virgen de Fatima jail to the grim Ancon 2 facility in the middle of the desert.