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Salto

(säl`tō), city (1996 pop. 93,417), capital of Salto dept., NW Uruguay, on the Uruguay River. Salto is a thriving cultural and commercial center for a farming and livestock region. There are boatbuilding, meatpacking, and wine industries. In the surrounding region are extensive orange and tangerine orchards as well as vineyards.

Salto

 

a city in northwestern Uruguay and administrative center of Salto Department. Population, 58,000 (1963). Salto is a port on the Uruguay River. It is the center of a cattle-breeding area. Salto has meat-canning and flour-milling industries, as well as production of wine and soft drinks. There is also a shipyard.

Salto

a port in NW Uruguay, on the Uruguay River: Uruguay's second largest city. Pop.: 105 000 (2005 est.)
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En esta vena, la agrupacion "Un Salto de Vida" hizo posible que se llevara a cabo la II Asamblea Nacional de Afectados Ambientales a fines de mayo de 2009 en El Salto, con el objetivo de sumarse al movimiento nacional que aglutina a diversas comunidades y organizaciones que luchan por la defensa de sus recursos, por el derecho a la salud y a un medio ambiente saludable.
Twenty miles downstream from Guadalajara, the twin cities of El Salto and Juanacatlan straddle the Rio Santiago, connected by a bridge that passes over the waterfall.
ABSTRACT: In this work we give notice of new materials assigned to Siluriformes of the Loricariidae family, recovered in lacustrine sedimentary sequences corresponding to the Lujanian Stage-Age (Upper Pleistocene) at the Salto-Arrecifes River, Salto District, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Najera et al., (2005) encontraron un rendimiento de madera aserrada en Quercus laeta de la region de El Salto, Durango de 32% utilizando el sistema de asierre radial, mientras que para el tangencial y mixto fue de 51 y 46% respectivamente, lo anterior, influenciado por el diametro promedio de las trozas ensayadas ya que a medida que el diametro aumenta tambien se incrementa el rendimiento (Fahey & Sachet, 1993).
El municipio de El Salto, Jalisco, es ya parte de la mancha urbana de Guadalajara.
En algunos estudios se ha registrado un descenso en la capacidad de la contraccion maxima voluntaria al realizar algunas tecnicas como los estiramientos estaticos y la facilitacion neuromuscular propioceptiva (Nelson, et al., 2013), pero en otros no se ha encontrado una disminucion en la capacidad de salto vertical despues de realizar varios tipos de estiramiento muscular (Ogura, et al., 2007; Woolstenhulme, et al., 2006).
Da Silva e colaboradores (2012), ao analisar atletas profissionais de Futebol, que estavam atuando na primeira divisao do Campeonato Brasileiro de Futebol, encontrou valores no desempenho do salto vertical com contra movimento de 44,2 [+ o -] 3,6 cm, resultados muito proximos aos encontrados aos atletas do presente estudo, o que demonstra que os atletas da segunda divisao do Campeonato Paraibano de Futebol apresentam bom desempenho fisico.
Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre executive chef Ramon Salto Alvarez said: "I am beyond thrilled to see my team bag the winning trophy.
People who might have been nervous at first about us moving to the new space are seeing all the new artifacts and the wonderful interactives," Salto said.
A production test through different chokes in El Salto formation resulted in an average production rate of 0.8 million standard cubic feet per day of gas with a wellhead pressure of 158 pounds per square inch.