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Liard

(lē`ärd'), river, 755 mi (1,215 km) long, rising in the Pelly Mts., SE Yukon, Canada, and flowing SE into N British Columbia, passing through the main range of the Rocky Mts., thence northeast through densely wooded country to the Mackenzie River at Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories. It is navigable to Fort Liard, an old Hudson's Bay Company post, c.165 mi (270 km) from its mouth. The South Nahanni and Fort Nelson rivers are its chief tributaries. Part of its course is followed by the Alaska HighwayAlaska Highway,
all-weather road, 1,523 mi (2,451 km) long, extending NW from Dawson Creek, British Columbia, to Fairbanks, Alaska. An extension of an existing Canadian road between Dawson Creek and Edmonton, Alta., the Alaska Highway was constructed (Mar.–Sept.
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Liard

 

a river in Canada; a left tributary of the Mackenzie River. Rises in the Pelly Mountains, Yukon Territory. Length, 1,215 km; basin area, 276,000 sq km. Its principal tributaries are the Frances, Hyland, Dease, South Nahanni, Fort Nelson, and Petitot. The Liard’s upper course is characterized by rapids, and the lower course is navigable to Fort Liard. The river freezes in October and thaws in May, reaching flood levels in spring. The average water discharge is approximately 1,000 cu m per sec (near Lower Post).

Liard

a river in W Canada, rising in the SE Yukon and flowing east and then northwest to the Mackenzie River. Length: 885 km (550 miles)
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The Liard was the major flow contributor, accounting for about one-third of the total Mackenzie discharge.
Este hueso sutural descrito por Calleja y Sanchez, no debe confundirse con los huesos suturales insulares, que se describen como huesos que se desarrollan lejos de las suturas y fontanelas del craneo, en medio de algunos huesos planos, por su cara endocraneal (Poirier et al.; Testut & Latarjet; Rouviere & Delmas; Latarjet & Ruiz Liard).
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Con respecto a esto, Latarjet & Ruiz Liard establecen que la capsula articular se inserta en las siguientes referencias oseas: superior y posterior, en el hueso temporal, medialmente, en el labio anterior de la fisura petroescamosa, y mas lateralmente, en la fisura timpanoescamosa.
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Segun Latarjet & Ruiz Liard (2010), en el humano, se describe una porcion recta y oblicua de este musculo, las cuales no se lograron diferenciar en ninguna de las cuatro laringes en estudio.
(TSX: ENB) (NYSE: ENB) and Brookfield Infrastructure (NYSE: BIP) (TSX: BIP.UN) and its institutional partners, have closed the provincially regulated portion of the agreement through which Enbridge will sell its Canadian natural gas gathering and processing business in the Montney, Peace River Arch, Horn River and Liard basins in British Columbia and Alberta to Brookfield, the companies said.
Enbridge Inc (company) (TSX:ENB) (NYSE:ENB) and Brookfield Infrastructure (NYSE:BIP) (TSX:BIP.UN) and its institutional partners (together Brookfield) revealed on Monday the closure of the provincially regulated part of the agreement under which Enbridge will sell its Canadian natural gas gathering and processing business in the Montney, Peace River Arch, Horn River and Liard basins in British Columbia and Alberta (G&P business), to Brookfield.