Bushire


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Bushire:

see BushehrBushehr
or Bushire
, city (1991 pop. 132,824), SW Iran, on the Persian Gulf. It is one of the chief ports of Iran, handling about 75% of Iran's foreign trade, and is the terminus of a trade route from Shiraz, Esfahan, and Tehran.
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, city, Iran.

Bushire

a port in SW Iran, on the Persian Gulf. Pop.: 166 000 (2005 est.)
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A story about bilbies, their predators, the hazards of bushire, land degradation and introduced animals, and the efforts of humans to protect them told in verse.
The Bushire reactor--a "light water" reactor--produces Pu (plutonium) 240, Pu241 and Pu242.
They also agreed to set up a commission to examine building another one, and Russia said that for the next 10 years it would provide fuel for the reactor at Bushire in southern Iran.
The first was the transfer of Britain's Political Residency headquarters from Bushire on the Persian side of the Gulf to Bahrain on the Arab side.
400 kg) of opium was exported from Bushire to Java, according to the official statistics (Transactions of the Bombay Geographical Society 17 [1865]: 92; see also Manfred Schneider, Beitrdge zur Wirtschaftsstruktur und Wirtschaftsentwicklung Persiens 1850-1900 [Stuttg art, 1990], 213, for the year 1859).
I can go jogging now,' says Marian Azad from Bushire in south-west Iran, who was 70 before she felt able to run in public.
As part of its new arms deal with Iran, Russia announced that in November it would deliver the first of two reactors for a 1,000-megawatt plant being built by Russian technicians in Bushire, an Iranian port on the Persian Gulf.