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Pampa

(păm`pə), city (1990 pop. 19,959), seat of Gray co., extreme N Tex. This cow town on the Panhandle plains still ships cattle and wheat and packs meat, but the discovery of oil and gas has made it an industrial center with refineries and other oil-based industries. Oil-drilling machinery and chemicals are also manufactured in Pampa.
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pampa

[′päm·pə]
(ecology)
An extensive plain in South America, usually covered with grass.
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Pampa will issue a maximum of 320,000,000 Pampa Shares (including Pampa Shares underlying Pampa ADSs) (the "Maximum Aggregate Pampa Security Issuance") to holders of PESA Shares and PESA ADSs who validly tender and do not validly withdraw prior to the expiration of the International Offers and the Argentine Offers, as applicable.
La imagen de la Pampa como desiertos o mares de tierras se desvanece en el analisis de documentos que escapan a la tendencia de la literatura romantica del siglo XIX.
We shall ensure that only state of the art tools are used to render quality products.” Pampa Films stands out because of its ability to create excellent content and to keep up with expectations of spectators.
If the proportion of cereals in the rotations increased or yields were higher than current averages, even when stover was harvested, soil carbon generally increased in the Humid Pampa compared with current carbon stocks.
The 'B+'/'RR3' ratings on the USD1,250 million senior unsecured notes due in 2023 and 2027 are one notch above Pampa's Foreign Currency IDR and reflect expected above-average recovery for creditors given a default.
La ceramica contemplo una caracterizacion macroscopica de pastas, tratamientos de superficie, formas, medidas y huellas de uso de acuerdo a una metodologia probada para el norte de Chile (Uribe 2004), para cinco sitios con fragmentos atribuidos a distintas fases del Formativo regional: Cueva El Pareja y Alero Los Tres en el sector de Pampa Oxaya, y Mullipungo 4, Alero El Bajo y El Alto en el sector de Mullipungo (Tabla 4).
En respuesta a este proceso, se han ensayado diversos estudios y manejos forrajeros para la Pampa deprimida, que incluyeron la respuesta del pastizal a los pulsos de inundacion (Chaneton 2006), a la fertilizacion y las quemas prescriptas (Laterra et al.