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Pur

(pûr) [Heb.,=lot], in the Bible, lot cast by Haman to determine the time for the murder of the Jews. See PurimPurim
[Heb.,=lots], Jewish festival celebrated on the 14th of Adar, the twelfth month in the Jewish calendar (Feb.–March). During leap years it is celebrated in Adar II. According to the book of Esther (Esther 3.7; 9.
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a river in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, Tiu-men’ Oblast, RSFSR. The Pur is formed by the confluence of the Piakupur and Aivasedapur rivers, which originate on the northern slopes of the Siberian Uvaly. It is 389 km long and drains an area of 112,000 sq km; from the source of the Piakupur, it measures 1,024 km long.

The Pur meanders northward over the Western Siberian Plain; the lower course branches into several arms. The river empties into Taz Bay of the Kara Sea. The Pur is fed by snow and rain. The mean flow rate is 1,040 cu m per sec, and the maximum flow rate reaches 10,000 cu m per sec. The Pur freezes in November, and the ice breaks up in May. The river is navigable. The Urengoi Gas Deposit and the Gubkin Gas and Oil Deposits of the Western Siberian Oil and Gas Basin are located in the Pur River basin.

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Se puede mencionar otra obra que imita a la mencionada (Arauco domado), titulada Puren Indomito, que segun los studios de don Aniceto Almeyda se atribuye en verdad a Diego Arias de Saavedra; valga un ejemplo en una de sus octavas, a imitacion al texto Arauco domado: "No pasara tras de Ona la carrera, / en un rocin tan flaco como el mio."
Born the son of Pu Yi's youngest brother Puren in a prince's mansion in Beijing, he was sent to rural areas during the Cultural Revolution, joining millions of urban youths who were mobilized to villages and frontier settlements to be reeducated by the peasants.
Puren (1988, 1994) suggested that one reason for the poor reputation of educational research is the tendency of some researchers to attempt to link a theoretical perspective to an innovation only after the innovation has been developed.
Cree que toda interferencia de la L1 en el proceso de aprendizaje es necesariamente negativa, razon mas que suficiente para evitar su inclusion en todo syllabus que pretenda el aprendizaje de una L2 (Gonzalez Alcaraz, 1983; Puren, 1988, Sanchez Perez, 1992).
In fact, it is quite clear that by the perceived he means what is perceived in a quite specific and indeed unnatural sense, namely, "in einem puren Vernehmen, einem puren Wahrnehmen," which is "ein bestimmt geartetes Nur-noch-hin-sehen auf die Welt."(41)
Companies involved have included Inco, with an interest in the Mamina copper/molybdenum project; Placer Dome, participating in the Puren project; and Homestake, examining the Agua de la Falda project.