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Diamantina

 

a river in east-central Australia (the state of Queensland). Length, about 750 km. It arises in the Selwyn range and flows to the southwest, cutting across the desert and semidesert plains of the Great Artesian Basin. It comes to an end near the settlement of Goyder’s Lagoon (the state of South Australia), disappearing in the sands.


Diamantina

 

a city in Brazil, located in the state of Minas Gerais. Population, 34,300 (1968). Diamantina is a highway junction and has a railroad station and an airport. It is a center of extraction of diamonds, gold, and rock crystal. In addition cotton and food are produced in Diamantina. An important trade center, Diamantina was founded at the beginning of the 18th century, when diamonds were discovered at the source of the Jequitinhonha River, not far from the city.

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The Kookynie Gold Project hosts the Cosmopolitan Gold Mine which produced 360,000 ounces from 1895 to 1922, as well as Cumberland, Diamantina, McTavish, Leipold and Champion prospects.
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Os mapas de RDPC (Figura 3) apontam para os mesmos resultados encontrados por Fonseca et al., (2016a) e Aguiar e Fonseca (2017), pois, se observa a concentracao de renda em determinados municipios (Diamantina, Teofilo Otoni e Nanuque), sobretudo, em 2010.
candolleana that compose the urban forest in the Vila Arraiolos and Vale dos Diamantes neighborhoods in Diamantina, Minas Gerais (Fig.
Rickardsson reveals in her book, serialised innews.com.au: "Achingly poor, we would eat birds killed by slingshot and regularly hike to Diamantina (the nearest town) to sell dried leaves and flowers and buy rice.
Tendo em vista que a falta de informacoes a respeito da seguranca e beneficios do uso de suplementos alimentares e um dos principais fatores que deixam incertos os profissionais da area da saude em recomendar ou nao o uso destes produtos, o objetivo deste estudo foi identificar os tipos de suplementos alimentares disponiveis comercialmente no mercado varejista de Diamantina, Minas Gerais e avaliar a adequacao da rotulagem nutricional dos mesmos frente a legislacao vigente.
The volunteers were recruited from April to June, 2016 through the waiting list of physiotherapy from Universidade Federal dos Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri, Basic Health Units, Specialized Center for Rehabilitation, and announcements on the radio of Diamantina, MG, Brazil.