Bucaramanga

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Bucaramanga

(bo͞o'kärämäng`gä), city (1993 pop. 410,065), capital of Santander dept., N central Colombia, in the eastern highlands of the Andes. A leading commercial city, Bucaramanga is in the center of Colombia's rich coffee and tobacco area. Its main manufactures are textiles, cigarettes, iron goods, and headwear. Founded in 1622, the city still preserves many monuments from the colonial period. Bucaramanga also has a huge sports arena.

Bucaramanga

a city in N central Colombia, in the Cordillera Oriental: centre of a district growing coffee, tobacco, and cotton. Pop.: 1 069 000 (2005 est.)
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[1] Current affiliation: Health and Environment Secretary, Bucaramanga, Colombia.
Grupo de Cardiologia Preventiva, Bucaramanga, Colombia. ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2659-222X.
Torrado-Gomez, es docente de ingenieria civil en la Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Seccional Bucaramanga, Colombia. MSc.
The intermediate earthquake source near Bucaramanga, Colombia. Bullentin of the Seismological Society of America, 60(1), 269-279.
In the second article, Luz Marina Torrado Gomez and Norma Cristina Solarte Vanegas, MSc, from the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Bucaramanga, Colombia, presents the results of a study that describes the capacity of concrete and mortar mixes with different contents of fly ash for resist the penetration of chloride ions at 14 and 28 days of age.
JUAN S BARAJAS-GAMBOA, MD, Universidad Autonoma de Bucaramanga, Departamento de Cirugia, Bucaramanga, Colombia. PATRICK FRANCOIS TARQUINO, MD, Universidad del Rosario.
Partmo has approximately 250 employees at its main production site in Bucaramanga, Colombia.
Nacio en Bucaramanga, Colombia, el 23 de marzo de 1990.