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kerb

(US and Canadian), curb
a line of stone or concrete forming an edge between a pavement and a roadway, so that the pavement is some 15 cm above the level of the road
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curb, Brit. kerb

1. A low wall of wood, metal, or masonry built around an opening in a roof or placed on the surface of a roof to support equipment.
2. A raised rim of concrete, stone, or metal which forms the edge of a street, sidewalk, or planted area.

kerb

British variant of curb.
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The Kerben local council members said they repeatedly appealed to the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan for assistance.
The blast took place on the territory of Kerben JSC.
"Uzbek servicemen used firearms against Kyrgyz citizen F.M., who died at the Kerben town hospital of wounds," the statement said.
However, according to Usenov, there is information that in protesters are going to gather in Tokmok near the monument Manap bii.In Aksy district Topchubek Turgunaliev tried to hold up to 50 cars with people in the city of Kerben. Kara-Kulja gathered about 30-40 people, but they have already dismissed.
Mamay village is located in 5 km away from Kerben town and the two settlements had a border post in between them in the past, but today it is closed, he said.
The opposition believed that Azimbek Beknazarov was arrested in connection with his critical statements in Parliament.During the rallies in the villages of Bospiek and Kerben in Aksy rayon on March 17 and 18, 2002, the police turned their weapons against the peaceful demonstrators.
Bishkek, Tokmok, Kara-Balta, Karakol, Balykchy, Naryn, Kochkor, Talas, Osh, Uzgen, Kara-Suu, Sary-Tash, Kadamjai, Jalal-Abad, Kerben, Kochkor Ata and others were selected as growth points after the adoption of the concept of regional policy, he said.
The quake measured 5 scores on the Richter scale in the epicenter, reported press service of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Emergencies.The epicenter was on the border of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, 45 km south-east of Kerben, 60 km north-west of Tashkumir town.
MP Almazbek Ergeshov (Kyrgyzstan) requested to resume the work of Kerben airport in Aksy district of Jalal-Abad, on March 1.
The accident took place on February 10 at about 6 pm in Kerben town.
In 2018, the budget resources are meant for such strategic objects such as the construction of the Balykchy-Korumdu road, roads on the border areas of the Batken region, the design and construction of the road to the RRS-24 "Kerben" in Jalal-Abad region, the Tyup-Kegen road, Alabuka-Zhany-Bazar-Kirovka, Krasnaya Rechka-Issyk-Ata resort and others.