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Iram

(ī`răm), in the Bible, duke of EdomEdom
, Idumaea,
or Idumea
, mountainous country, called also Mt. Seir. According to the Book of Genesis, it was given to Esau, also called Edom, and his descendants. It extended along the eastern border of the Arabah valley, from the Dead Sea to Elat.
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IRAM

(ÿ -ram) Abbrev. for Institute de Radio Astronomie Millimetrique. A French, German, and Spanish collaborative institute set up in 1979 for millimeter astronomy. The main instruments are a 30-meter dish on Pico Veleta in the Sierra Nevada (Southern Spain) operating between 70 and 345 GHz, and a five-element interferometer built on the Plateau de Bure, south of Grenoble, France. The interferometer dishes are 15 meters in diameter and placed on a T-shaped track with arm lengths of 408 m and 232 m. It operates at frequencies between 80 and 115 GHz.
Collins Dictionary of Astronomy © Market House Books Ltd, 2006
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Iram gave words of support to other aspiring Pakistanis, wishing to 'keep the hope alive' for local filmmakers wanting to make their mark at international cinema events, Arab News reported.
The arrival of Iram Javed gives us a little bit more firepower in the batting as well so we are really looking forward to it," he said.
"When I arrived at the school I was really shocked and scared because Malaika wasn't there," Iram said.
"The way that insurance works, usually you collect historical data and use it to predict future risk," Iram said.
Iram was just 18 when the couple wed in 2006 in an arranged marriage at her home in Gurjat, in the Punjab region of Pakistan.
The opulent diamond set was gifted to Jannat by Iram for performing at the event.
THREE-MENDOUS Iram Iftikhar, Hilkka Becker and Chino Okeke in Dublin yesterday PICTURE: NAOISE CULLHANE
Previamente y con el objeto de convalidar el modelo computacional propuesto, se comparan los resultados obtenidos del ensayo de flexion de cuatro puntos, segun IRAM 9426 (Instituto Argentino de Normalizacion y Certificacion, 2014a), utilizado para la certificacion de la placa DCP, con los correspondientes obtenidos del modelo de elementos finitos.
TUNIS, (TAP) - Minister of Social Affairs Ahmed Ammar Youmbai kicked off, Tuesday, the three-year project (2013- 2015)"improving the governance of labour migration and the protection of migrant workers' rights" (IRAM).
Asjid Mahmood, 22, was found guilty of murdering Iram Shah and her children Alina, 10, and Aman, eight, at Bradford Crown Court yesterday.