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Greece: see IthákiItháki
or Ithaca
, island (1991 pop. 3,082), c.37 sq mi (96 sq km), W Greece, one of the Ionian Islands. It is mountainous, rising to c.2,650 ft (810 m) at Mt. Anoyi, and has little arable land. The chief products are olive oil, currants, and wine.
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(ĭth`əkə), city (1990 pop. 29,541), seat of Tompkins co., S central N.Y., at the southern end of Cayuga Lake, in the Finger Lakes region; settled 1789, inc. as a city 1888. It is important chiefly as an educational center, the seat of Cornell (including divisions of the State Univ. of New York) and Ithaca College. Manufactures include computer-controlled valves and pumps, computer hardware and software, steel, chains, sprockets, and timing belts. Ithaca is a major producer of salt in the state, and, with access to the New York State Canal System, it is an inland shipping point. Tourism in the Finger Lakes area is also important to the city's economy.
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a Greek island in the Ionian Sea, the smallest of the Ionian Islands: regarded as the home of Homer's Odysseus. Area: 93 sq. km (36 sq. miles)
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An Esprit project to put a "4th generation" object-oriented system to practical use in an industrial environment. The ITHACA environment offers an application support system incorporating advanced technologies in the fields of object-oriented programming, programming languages, database technologies, user interface systems and software development tools.
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Ithaca, a subsidiary of Israel-based Delek Group, said the Chevron deal established it as the "second largest independent oil and gas producer" in the UK North Sea.
Carlyle will remain a minority shareholder in Ithaca and continue to support the combined company's growth strategy.
Ithaca now sees 2019 output at 80,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.
Join the Jewelbox for a summer kick off event in Ithaca's West End Waterfront on June 16th from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm.
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government also contracted with Ithaca for Model 37 trench guns, but records show that ultimately less than 1,500 were delivered.
Chemung Canal Trust Company's other Ithaca offices are located at: 806 West Buffalo Street (The Station), 304 Elmira Road and 909 Hanshaw Rd (Community Corners).
But Ithaca's Model 49 action looks and functions like a Martini!
Racial tensions at Ithaca came to a head this year whenAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA two al referred to a third, a black woman, as "the savage" at a college event after she said, "I had this savage hunger" to build a successful career.
I have an Ithaca Model 37 in the shop with an action problem.
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South Carolina offers the right mix of business-friendly climate, a steady workforce with training opportunities and an excellent quality of life we were looking for in establishing a new facility," said Mike Farrell, Ithaca Gun Co.