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batea

[bə′tē·ə]
(mining engineering)
A conical-shaped wood unit (12.3 inches or 31 centimeters in diameter with about 150° apex angle) used to recover valuable metals from river channels and bars.
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With the Batea extension, the core community of medical editors will better understand how to improve Wikipedia's medical content," said James Heilman, MD, past President of Wiki Project Med Foundation.
To date, sampling has been limited to some 10 percent of the surface area of La Batea and Siquia.
Batea al-Kubaisi, a government economics expert, said the employment picture in Iraq was without doubt grim.
The store specializes in hand-painted Talavera pottery, antique Batea bowls and pine furniture accented with leather and metalwork, all imported from Mexico.
Work will commence immediately on the La Batea and Siquia concessions.
Soheir Mohamed Al- Batea, aged 13, died on Thursday following a severe drop in blood pressure after undergoing the operation, illegal since 2008.
In June 2013, 13-year-old Soheir El Batea from Daqahleya suffered the same fate.