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Encarnación

(ĕngkärnäsyōn`), city (1992 pop. 56,261), capital of Itapúa dept., SE Paraguay, a port on the Paraná River. It is the commercial center for a rich agricultural region. Industries in the city produce textiles, food products, timber, and hides. Encarnación was founded as a Jesuit mission in 1632. It was almost completely destroyed by a tornado in 1926. The Yacyretá hydroelectric dam spans the Paraná near the city.

Encarnación

 

a city in Paraguay. Capital of Itapúa Department. Population, 41,000 (1972). Encarnación, a river port on the Paraná, is linked by railroad with Asunción and by railroad ferry with Posadas, Argentina. Paraguay’s second leading economic center, the city produces tanning extract and has food-processing, cotton-ginning, leather and footwear, and lumber enterprises. It exports maté, lumber, rice, cotton, and tobacco. Encarnación was founded in 1614.

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Reports reaching Camp Olivas identified the fatalities in Nueva Ecija as Elvis Encarnacion, Michael Pasumala and Joselito Gonzales.
Ken Rosenthal said on MLB Network's "MLB Central" Tuesday morning that he still expects Jay Bruce and Edwin Encarnacion to be among the players Seattle trades before the July 31 deadline.
Roz Ciaralene Encarnacion, Markus Johannes de Kam, Mervien Jules Mirandilla and Althea Michel Baluyot collected two gold medals each to jump-start competitions in the medal-rich sport.
Fray Luis DE LEON, Cuestiones sobre la Encarnacion, introduccion, transcripcion, version y notas de Jose Manuel Diaz Martin, Salamanca: Ediciones Universidad de Salamanca (<<Biblioteca de Pensamiento & Sociedad>>, 110), 2018,171 pp., 14,5x21, ISBN 978-84-9012-849-7.
Posadas, Argentina and Encarnacion, Paraguay from a socio-urban perspective
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