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Matua

 

an island in the central part of the Kuril Islands, Sakhalin Oblast, RSFSR. Length, 12 km; width, 6 km; area, 52 sq km. Nadezhda Strait and Golovnin Strait separate it from the islands of Rasshua and Raikoke. The whole island is occupied by the active volcano Sarychev, which is 1,446 m high and is composed of andesites and andesite-basalts. The volcano has erupted many times including in 1946. The shores are precipitous. The island is covered with brush and elfin wood.

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Copies of the book titled 'BALE MATUA: The Old Houses and Buildings of Mabalacat City' were distributed for free to Grades 3 and 4 pupils of the Mabalacat Elementary School by a group of alumni belonging to Batch 1969.
Mr Gloyne is a former student, and advocate, of Te Panekiretanga o te reo Maori (the Institute of Excellence in the Maori language), and works as the Pou Tikanga and Pou Reo Matua at Te Wananga o Aotearoa campus in Te Awamutu, facilitating the internal Maori language strategy Reo Ora.
Matua Pinot Noir is a lovely NZ Pinot with lots of nice sweet fruit and a wee savoury touch.
Mayor of Neum A1/2ivko MatuA!ko pointed out that the road will ease and shorten the journey to Neum for the rest of BiH, and this will surely improve the position of the region with regards to tourism sector.
Mr Orr went further to say, The Reserve Bank Te P?tea Matua has a significant guardianship role in our financial system and economy.
Included here are some 20 major pieces --from tatanua, kepong and matua masks to malagan effigies and architectural lintels.
Attendances at the other conventions were: Tai Tokerau, 60; Greater Auckland, 96; Midland/Bay of Plenty/Tairawhiti, 90; Central, 55; Te Matua a Maui/ Hawkes Bay, 44; Greater Wellington, 80; and Canterbury/West Coast, 150.
Government spokesman ( now Governor of Machakos) Alfred Matua said, 'We did not find that report was credible.
Bratislava Mayor MatuA! Vallo, who was elected to his post in November 2018, wrote on his blog last year, that this workplace should be visible directly from the street via a shop window, open 24 hours and maximally accessible to the public.
Most species do well in moderate- to well-drained upland areas but in wetter bottomland soil wheat, varieties of white clovers and Matua prairie grass would be the best choices.
Es recurrente esta situacion en los argumentos operisticos: En el Barbero de Sevilla el conde Almaviva finge ser el pobre Lindoro; en Rigoletto el Duque de Matua se hace pasar por un estudiante pobre: Gualtier Malde, y hay mas ejemplos, lo mismo en el ballet.
He had been a preventive wall for attempts of Mukul Roy and Soumitra Thakur for movement of 'Matua' community votes to the BJP.