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Minas

 

a city in southeastern Uruguay, administrative center of the department of Lavalleja. Population, 31,400 (1963). The city has a railroad station and serves as the commercial and transportation center for cattle and sheep raising in the region. Cement is produced locally.

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Early in the novel, Crystal plays a game in which she chokes Mina almost to the point of passing out.
Dressed in a blazer with a pocket square over a polo shirt, Mina has an Old World elegant demeanor.
In the new collaboration, Boehringer Ingelheim and MiNA aim to identify targets to restore metabolic functionality of hepatocytes and prevent fibrotic tissue formation in patients with NASH.
In the new position, Minas will succeed the outgoing board member Gary K Adams, added the company.
El actual panorama de las minas antipersona en Colombia resulta desolador: cifras oficiales indican que el 61% de los municipios han reportado alguna contaminacion por minas antipersona (MAP) o municiones sin explotar (MUSE).
The day-long business networking event headed by HE Antonio Augusto Junho Anastasia, Deputy Governor of the State of Minas Gerais, and Robson Braga de Andrade, President of the Federation of Industries of the State of Minas Gerais - FIEMG included a welcome speech by HE Abdul Rahman Saif Al Ghurair - the newly-appointed Chairman of Dubai Chamber.
A principios de la decada de los 90, la Cruz Roja Internacional advirtio a la comunidad de naciones en torno al dano que las minas provocan a los seres humanos en todo el mundo, sea que causen muerte, mutilaciones y/o agotamiento de los bancos de sangre, debido a que quienes sobreviven a la explosion de las minas, generalmente necesitan transfusiones cuantiosas para sobrevivir.
De todas las minas visitadas y estudiadas, la unica que esta operando con las tecnicas debidas y haciendo una explotacion racional, es la Cia.
Novo Cruzeiro Municipality, located in one of the poorest areas of Minas Gerais state in the northeastern region, has a population of 35,000, who live mainly in rural areas.
Ninguna institucion en Mexico --ni el Seguro Social ni la Secretaria del Trabajo-- es capaz de proporcionar una cifra exacta de las muertes ocurridas en todas las minas de Mexico.
In the past few years, dozens of small firms have set up shop on the hills surrounding Belo Horizonte, in Minas Gerais.
There is little effort by the popular culture in Minas Gerais to impose its views on the dominant value system.