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a mid-seventh-century Georgian cathedral (rebuilt at the turn of the ninth and tenth centuries) located in the historically Georgian region of Tao. (Now on Turkish territory, Bana is preserved in ruins.)

Bana is a typical example of the circular, multistory cathedrals of Transcaucasia. It is a tetraconch (with triple-tiered choirs in the supports under the cupolas and arcades in the lower part of each apse) enclosed within a circular structure (with a diameter of 37.45 m) whose facade is decorated with arcades.


Vseobshchaia istoriia arkhitektury, vol. 3. Leningrad-Moscow, 1966. Pages 319–23.
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The film won numerous Australian film awards and brought Bana to Hollywood's attention, an unusual newcomer at 32.
The Checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridization scores were submitted to a new codification to allow a better comparison with the BANA Test results.
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Phil, who produces a string of warm and fuzzy assurances about hobbies being healthy, while Bana listens with near-cringe-inducing raptness.
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Rowling, I watched 'Harry Potter' movie, Bana would like to read the book,' she said, to which Rowling replied, 'I hope you do read the book because I think you'd like it.
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