potrero

potrero

[pə′trer·ō]
(geology)
An elongate, islandlike beach ridge, surrounded by mud flats and separated from the coast by a lagoon and barrier island, made up of a series of accretionary dune ridges.
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In a broad band of sand-hillocks which separate the Laguna del Potrero from the shores of the Plata, at the distance of a few miles from Maldonado, I found a group of those vitrified, siliceous tubes, which are formed by lightning entering loose sand.
I extended my search to the Potrero, and by good luck managed to pick up another box of candles, two sacks of wheat flour, ten pounds of graham flour (which would do for the servants), a case of tinned corn, and two cases of tinned tomatoes.
The fire started in one of the rooms of Fema Color Printing at the Las Buenas Building along Industrial Road behind the city's central fire station in Barangay Potrero past 5 p.
12 January 2018 - Georgia, US-based real estate development company Wood Partners has finalised the acquisition and start of construction of San Francisco, US-based Alta Portero Hill, a 172-unit, mixed-use development in the Potrero Hill district, the company said.
Delivery : Total Place of delivery : CENTRO EDUCATIVO POTRERO DE CAA Terms of Delivery: 45 Business Days Term of Agreement: 45 Business Days Form of Contract Payment: Credit Payment Term: 15 working days
En primer lugar, hay un gradiente desde el borde del bosque hacia el potrero en donde el numero de semillas en el suelo se reduce a medida que se incrementa la distancia con el bosque.
From "invaders" to urbanized population : the symbolic closing of Potrero Grande inhabitants in Cali-Colombia
Potrero Medical Inc, the developer of the Accuryn critical care monitoring system, has named George M Rapier, III, MD as its director, it was reported yesterday.
Estos arboles pueden encontrarse en distintos arreglos: dispersos en el potrero, como cercas vivas y en fragmentos de bosque (Souza et al.
50 ha), pero con diferente intensidad de uso: 1) el potrero norte con baja intensidad de uso es utilizado para cria de ganado vacuno y ovino y presenta pastizales mixtos (80%) y talares (20%); 2) el potrero sur, con alta intensidad de uso, esta cubierto por pastizales muy modificados y no hay talares, es utilizado para la cria de ganado vacuno y anualmente el 50% del potrero es preparado para producir pasturas.
Dada la importancia del nivel de la sombra arborea en las zonas de pastoreo, esta investigacion se oriento a evaluar la relacion entre la cobertura arborea presente en el potrero, produccion y calidad de forraje y ganancia diaria de peso en novillos.
Se estimo la disponibilidad de MS con la tecnica del Botanal[R] utilizada por Hargreaves y Kerr (1978) en un potrero por finca en cada una de las visitas realizadas de forma bimensual durante 2 anos.