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Seir

(sē`ər). 1 Mountainous region, S Palestine, S of the Dead Sea. Mt. Hor is the highest point. Seir is identical with EdomEdom
, Idumaea,
or Idumea
, mountainous country, called also Mt. Seir. According to the Book of Genesis, it was given to Esau, also called Edom, and his descendants. It extended along the eastern border of the Arabah valley, from the Dead Sea to Elat.
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, which is mentioned frequently in the Bible as Mt. Seir. The eponym appears in the books of Genesis and First Chronicles. 2 In the Book of Joshua, mountain, at the border of Judah.
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According to the Palestinian Information Center (PIC), local sources in Seir affirmed that all main entrances to the town were closed this Friday morning, while a military checkpoint was erected north of the town.
van den Driessche, "Analysis of an SEIRS epidemic model with two delays," Journal of Mathematical Biology, vol.
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0] en el control de una pandemia de gripe, resolvimos los modelos SIR y SEIR incorporando en ellos sucesivamente una gran variedad de parametros.
Hamze Isfahani also used Seir Al-Molouk Ibn-Moghafaa with the name of Seni Al-Molouk and Arzol AlAnbiya, because he largely trusted the accuracy of the material contained in it.
2) Put forward SEIR virus propagation model based on online social networks.
Herreral et al(Herrera, Bosch, Najera, & Aguilera, 2013) uses SEIR model analyzing long-term dynamics of tuberculosis and latent tuberculosis in semi-closed communities.
En el lado izquierdo de la ecuacion se indica la variacion en la unidad de tiempo (d/dt) de la variable dependiente estudiada, una ecuacion por cada estado SEIR.
The occupation forces also erected military barriers at the entrances of Seir and Halhul towns, and Al-Fawwar Triangle and at the northern entrance of Hebron city, and they stopped the vehicles and checked the identities of citizens, causing obstruction of passage.
Farrukh Seir has said that education is the only way to get the dream of progress realized and respectable berth in comity of nations.
An early spelling for the name of the house in Dodford, Worcestershire, which dates back at least as far as the 1650s, could be Mont Seir, which suggests "a gentleman's house on the hill".