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Despina,

in astronomy, one of the natural satellites, or moons, of NeptuneNeptune,
in astronomy, 8th planet from the sun at a mean distance of about 2.8 billion mi (4.5 billion km) with an orbit lying between those of Uranus and the dwarf planet Pluto; its period of revolution is about 165 years.
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Despina

(dess-pee -nă) A small satellite of Neptune, discovered in 1989. See Table 2, backmatter.

Despina

disguised doctor who supposedly restores lovers to life. [Ger. Opera: Mozart, Cosi fan tutte, Westerman, 98]

Despina

her stratagems control and resolve the plot. [Ital. Opera: Mozart, Cosi fan tutte, Scholes, 259]
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With: Nikos Pantelidis, Parthenopi Bouzouri, Evrikleia Sofroniadou, Angela Brouskou, Katerina Karayanni, Despina Hadzipavlidou.
This event is being hailed as the biggest musical events of the year, with live performances by Antonis Remos, Despina Vandi, Helena Paparizou and Melisses all in one night in Nicosia's GSP stadium.
The Reef Despina subsea construction vessel will transit to West Africa for a 30 day firm charter to provide operational support during the installation of five subsea electrical cables in water depths of between 40 and 100 metres.
Images taken by NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft unveiled the second largest moon, Proteus, and five smaller moons, Naiad, Thalassa, Despina, Galatea and Larissa.
EBECCA EVANS has always displayed a gift for humour, whether as Susanna in Marriage of Figaro, Despina in Cosi fan Tutte and now here in Gianni Schicchi.
Thompson of Holden, and Despina and Daniel Kiely of Dudley; 5 grandchildren: William, Elias and Nicholas Thompson, and Alexandra and Christopher Kiely; 2 sisters: Glyceria Partsalis of Dudley and Vasiliki Dongas in Greece; nieces and nephews.
Screenplay, Despina Tomazani, Yannis Tsiros, Douros.
Donis is already busy learning English from his wife Despina, who has a degree in languages.
The event is a concert with Antonis Remos, Despina Vandi, Helena Paparizou and the band Melisses.
Almost 1 000 people attended the event, which featured Cypriot music legend Anna Vissi with Constantinos Christoforou and Despina Olympiou.
Despina Papaioannou from Limassol ranked first, achieving the highest general grade of 20/20.