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sial:

see continentcontinent,
largest unit of landmasses on the earth. The continents include Eurasia (conventionally regarded as two continents, Europe and Asia), Africa, North America, South America, Australia, and Antarctica.
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sial

[′sī‚al]
(petrology)
A petrologic term for the silica- and alumina-rich upper rock layers of the earth's crust; gives rise to granite magma; the bulk of the continental blocks is sialic. Also known as granitic layer; sal.
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By hosting Sial Middle East over the last eight years, the emirate of Abu Dhabi has demonstrated its exceptional potential in organising large-scale international events and exhibitions, and its excellence in their management to compete with similar global events," he added.
SIAL CHINA 2017, Asia's largest professional food and beverage exposition, is scheduled for May 17-19 in Shanghai.
Apps, geo-localisation, match-making, themed trails, programmes, SIAL Innovation guide and directory, business areas, connected relaxation zones, a concierge service, SIAL Shop, shuttles within the park.
SIAL has already been used successfully in commercial power stations in Europe.
Native American Indian Nathan Notah of the Navayo Tribe and programme director of the American Indian Foods is attending Sial Middle East for the very first time.
SIAL is held in Paris and starts on Sunday October 19.
The 195 square-metre Dubai Exports stand at SIAL had over 18 members including local companies and government agencies.
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Han pasado 6 anos desde la publicacion de este primer numero especial, tiempo durante el cual se han llevado a cabo multiples proyectos para promover el desarrollo rural aplicando el enfoque SIAL.
Talking to reporters after visiting the Pakistan Pavilion at SIAL Middle East Exhibition in Abu Dhabi, the Ambassador said Pakistan could immensely benefit due to its regional proximity and for its low unit price of food export items as compared to other competing countries.
Underlining huge opportunities for food and equipment manufacturers and suppliers, the latest estimates have been released by the Economist Intelligence Unit ahead of SIAL Middle East 2011, the region's professional business platform for the food, drink and hospitality industry.
Sir; I, like many others I am sure, was astounded at the recent email from the organisers of SIAL.