hiran


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hiran

[′hī‚ran]
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A modification of the shoran system; special operating techniques permit distance measurements of an accuracy comparable to first-order triangulation. Derived from high-precision shoran.
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Beledweyne, 345 kilometers north of Mogadishu, is the capital of Hiran region.
A guard at the gate refuses me entrance into the settlement, and a spokesman for Hiran does not respond to inquiries.
Hiran Abeysekera (Valere), Joseph Alessi (Orgon) and Annabelle Dowler (Dorine) on stage Code: jr120911tartuffe-1 Joseph Alessi (Orgon) and Colin Tierney (Tartuffe), in the Playhouse Theatre show
Only one soldier was wounded in a brief fight with Islamist militants before Belet Weyne was retaken, said Muqtar Hussein Afrah, the chief commander of Somali forces in the central Hiran region.
Hiran Perera, Emirates' Senior Vice-President Cargo -- Freighters, said: "Upon receiving the call from the UN, we redeployed one of our freighters to Islamabad within 30 hours.
The hard-line group also said they sending more fighters to the central region to reinforce troops in Hiran and Galgadud.
Today, the local Korout Company initiated work on a project to tile and link the main road in Hiran district (20 km east of Shaqlawa) to the roads of Freez and Mama Jalka," the head of Arbil's Hiran district, Suwara Akram, told Aswat al-Iraq.
There's good news for lovers of fine Asian cuisine: popular Sri Lankan chef Hiran Silva is back in Zurich with his restaurant, Taste of Paradise.
Cardiff Crown Court heard the attack on her was the latest in an appalling record against women which had put Hiran James, 43, behind bars for a five-year sentence when he knocked down a former partner then drove over her twice, causing multiple fractures.
Hiran Perera, CEO of WalkingSpree stated, "The Pocket Pedometer with its USB port and our proprietary software is ideal for our wellness program.
Frank Erik Kaatz, 32, is accused in the slaying of Hiran Ediriweera, 41, also known as Rohan Rambukwella, who was found dead at an Arco am/pm store at 20445 Devonshire Blvd.
Meanwhile about 40 gardeners were treated to a special pests and diseases workshop by plant adviser Hiran Patel.