Ambas


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Ambas

 

a general designation for the flat summits of the Ethiopian Highlands in Africa that are separated by deep valleys. They are composed of horizontally occurring layers of rock protected by erosion-resistant sandstone or basalt overlays.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Asked what she will do with the prize money, Ambas said: "I haven't thought about it yet."
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The Ombudsman also included in the graft charge Eduardo Indiongco of Indiongco Laboratory, which was given undue advantage by Milanes and Ambas when they allowed the laboratory to conduct the medical exams without the benefit of public bidding.
Mediante la unificacion de concurso en el ano 2013 se consigue que las maquinas de dialisis sean las mismas en ambas sedes.