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Vaal

(fäl), river, c.750 mi (1,210 km) long, rising in Mpumalanga, NE South Africa, and flowing SW to the Orange River. It forms most of the northern border of the Free StateFree State,
formerly Orange Free State, province (2011 pop. 2,745,590), 50,126 sq mi (129,825 sq km), E central South Africa. It was renamed Free State shortly after the 1994 post-apartheid constitution went into effect.
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. The river's flow is almost totally regulated and provides water power for industries on the WitwatersrandWitwatersrand
[Afrik.,=white water ridge] or the Rand,
region, Gauteng prov. (formerly a part of Transvaal), South Africa. The area, which forms the watershed between the Vaal and Olifants rivers, is c.
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. Vaal Dam, one of the country's largest, is located SE of Vereeniging; it stores water for use by the mines. The Vaalhartz Dam, near the junction of the Vaal and the Hartz rivers, is an important part of the Vaal River Development Project.

Vaal

a river in South Africa, rising in the Drakensberg and flowing west to join the Orange River. Length: 1160 km (720 miles)
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The Vaal Dam has this week continued to slightly drop despite hovering at reasonably firm levels which have defied the frosty and dry winter conditions.
The 19-10 favourite has won two of his six starts, most recently over a furlong further at the Vaal on Thursday, and probably has most to fear from Van Rensburg's mount Burgundy Rose, who is on a hat-trick for Miller after scoring twice over course and distance in the past two months.
"The restructuring of the AngloGold's production and cost base is necessary to protect the overall viability of its South African business over the longterm and to safeguard employment at viable business units in the West Wits and Vaal River regions," the company said.
Chris Bridges then top scored with 47 before James Simkins (41no) and Roy Emmott (25no) got the Fugitives over the line, as Vaal picked up a couple of wickets.
Issues beyond Victoria aroused Melbourne-based activists who formed VAAL in 1957.
Vaal Triangle, grand complexe industriel au sud de Johannesburg, etait l'une des regions qui ont connu une proliferation de la protestation populaire.
e year is 2016 and crime rates in Johannesburg are falling thanks to robot police droids called Scouts, manufactured by Tetra Vaal under the aegis of CEOMichelle Bradley (Sigourney Weaver).
I was impressed with the bullet's performance and wanted to try my luck at a Vaal rhebok that afternoon.
It was mid-July in South Africa, and frost rustled on the grass as I slid thy rifle forward, scanning the above-timberline basin for Africa's most desirable: tiny antelope: the vaal rhebok.
ANSWERS: 1 Ibrox Park, Glasgow; 2 Kemal Ataturk; 3 Angling (they are types of hook); 4 Stanley Baldwin; 5 Between the rings of Saturn; 6 Charles I; 7 Warner Brothers; 8 Ramon Estevez; 9 Oscar Wilde (The Importance Of Being Earnest); 10 It was beyond the Vaal River.
The band have a democratic approach to playing and songwriting - similar to that of predecessors Teenage Fanclub - which makes sure that the individual craftsmanship of multi-instrumentalists Adam Gorman (vocals, acoustic guitar, Hammond organ/keys, banjo, harmonica), Jo Dudderidge (vocals, acoustic guitar, Hammond organ/keys, mandolin, electric guitar), Steve Mullen (lead guitar, vocals), Chris Spencer (bass), Nick Vaal (drums, percussion) shines through at every gig.
Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 Ibrox Park, Glasgow; 2 Kemal Ataturk; 3 Angling (they are types of hook); 4 Stanley Baldwin; 5 Between the rings of Saturn; 6 Charles I; 7 Warner Brothers; 8 Ramon Estevez; 9 Oscar Wilde (The Importance Of Being Earnest); 10 It was beyond the Vaal River.