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Ourense

(ō-o͞orān`sā), formerly

Orense

(ōrān`sā), city (1990 pop. 109,283), capital of Ourense prov., NW Spain, in Galicia, on the Miño River. It is the center of an agricultural region with extensive vineyards. There are some light industries. A Roman settlement, it reached its greatest importance as the capital of the kings of the Suebi (5th–6th cent.). It has a fine 12th-century bridge and a Gothic cathedral, frequently restored. There are hot sulfur springs, known since Roman times.
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This thesis will attempt to depict the essence of life at "A Casa da Xuventude", a place that created innovative cultural ideas and promoted critical thinking and a more proactive and participative approach for the young people of Ourense.
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Objective: Determination of Selenium in 33 thermal mineral water springs in the province of Ourense (Galicia), Spain, and establish its relationship with the glutathione peroxidase enzyme.
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Peter Von Der Ahe and Scott Edelstein arranged the sale on behalf of the buyer, Caixa de Aforros de Vigo Ourense e Pontevedra, a Spanish bank.
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has also opened a 2,000-square-meter/150-seat contact center in the Ourense province of Galicia to handle customer service inquiries in Spanish and Portuguese.
Dapia and Parajo are with the Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Vigo (Campus Ourense), Polytechnical Building, Ourense, Spain.
Caixa de Aforros de Vigo, Ourense e Pontevedra ("Bank"), Vigo, Spain, a foreign bank within the meaning of the International Banking Act ("IBA"), has applied under section 7(d) of the IBA (12 U.