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Limón

(lēmōn`), city (1995 est. pop. 55,866), capital of Limón prov., Costa Rica, on the Caribbean Sea. Once the leading port of Costa Rica, it has been superseded by Moín. Limón gained importance with the construction of the railroad to San José in the late 1800s and has been the point of export for Costa Rica's large banana industry. Columbus may have visited the site on his 1502 voyage.

Limón

 

(also Puerto Limón), a city and the principal port of Costa Rica on the Caribbean coast. Capital of the province of Limón. Population, 37,500 (1971). Limón is connected by rail with San José. It is the commercial center of a district of plantation fruit growing. Cocoa, bananas, and coconuts are exported from Limón. The city was founded in 1880 on the site of an Indian settlement.

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En mercados de Merida, Yucatan, el kilo del fruto verde y de la cebolla bajaron de 55 a 50 pesos y de 9.50 a 8.50 pesos, respectivamente; mientras que el kilo de azucar, de jitomate, de limon y de huevo se elevaron a 17, 11.90, 3.50 y 26 pesos, en ese orden.
(FROM LEFT): Laarni Yu, ABS-CBN International Distribution Sales Head (EMEA); Macie Imperial, ABS-CBN International Distribution Vice-President and Division Head; Hayri Aslan, Limon Production CEO, and Idil Belli, Sera Films General Manager during the contract signing in MIPTV in Cannes, France
Limon's relationship with natural things is expressed as an elemental kinship, one of the modes of connection expressed in the collection.
Los datos censales del ano 2011 reflejan que la proporcion de poblacion urbana global en las provincias costeras es de 55,4%, cifra que desciende ligeramente en las provincias de Guanacaste y Puntarenas (55%), pero aumenta a 57% en la provincia de Limon.
This excerpt is from a series of poem correspondences between Ada Limon and Natalie Diaz initially published as "Envelopes of Air" in The New Yorker.
En este trabajo se presenta una alternativa para la solucion del problema de seleccion de limon para su exportacion, atacando la parte mas sensible al error humano por medio del uso de camaras web y computadoras personales con el objetivo de reducir costos.
Limon did not include specific details about the new Battle maps, but an embedded teaser clip shows how the different levels look like.
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En relacion al DE, estos oscilaron entre 3,99 cm y 4, 38cm y los DP entre 4,16 y 4,55 cm, estos valores son facilmente aceptados en el mercado norteamericano, europeo y asiatico (Norma PC-012-2004) para este tipo de limon. El aumento del tamano en fM, es debido al aumento de los segmentos de pulpa.
seilacheri es intensamente capturado y comercializado bajo el nombre de coloncho y su extraccion es una actividad caracteristica de la comunidad de Mata de Limon. Sin embargo, es realizada en completo desconocimiento de todos los aspectos pesqueros relacionados con su extraccion y ciclo de vida.