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Vedro

 

(“bucket”), a Russian measure of liquid volume, used prior to the introduction of the metric system; 1 vedro = 1/40 bochka (barrel) = 4 chetverti (quarters) = 12.299 liters.

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The average prices received in the mid-late 1880s (75 kopecks-1.25 rubles per vedro), marginally lower than their neighbors in Akkerman but higher than in Purcari, were among the highest in Bessarabia.
Caption: Figure 2: Changes in the C[O.sub.2] content (a) and the number of yeasts (b) during the incubation (30[degrees]C) of yogurt ("Vedro," 2.8% milk fat) packed in PVC cups (180 g) and the PVP bottles (500 g, 1000 g) contaminated with the yeast Candida kefyr with initial concentration of 1 CFU/[cm.sup.3] (open symbols) and 5 CFU/[cm.sup.3] (black symbols).
In terms of presenting a national identity, the inclusion in the collection of four numbers from Evald Aav's Vikerlased ("Vikings'--1928) and one from Vedro's Kaupo (1932) is significant.
Vedro has written an intellectually rigorous instructional guide to help readers realize and expand the possibilities for spiritual and technological understanding.
Peter Mattel is an important Mozartean; he delivered the notoriously difficult "Vedro, mentr'io sospiro" with aplomb and command.
A PCA pump may provide more effective pain relief in some children because it provides a steady level of narcotic as compared to bolus injections, which are associated with peaks and troughs (Morrison & Vedro, 1989).
The future potential for VOD types of project is discussed by Vedro (1995) and Galbreath (1996), who both illustrate the infancy of these types of projects and the great potential teacher assistance partnerships hold for both education and public television.
Crises can end abruptly or continue as a dull aching for weeks to months after the acute episode (Morrison & Vedro, 1989).
The Missing Persons Institute of Bosnia and Herzegovina said that a collective funeral will be held at Vedro Polje stadium in the village of Hambarine near Prijedor on July 20, and the victims' bodies will then be buried at locations chosen by their families.
Hatten Land's property developments comprise the Hatten City Phases 1 & 2, Harbour City, Satori, Vedro by the River and Hatten Place Hotel, which collectively have over 2,500 hotel rooms and 4,500 retail shops.
Zanni: Ghe n'era una che avia el mostaz de cordovan, tutto cosid con spag impezad, dove gh'era inchioda i orecchi con boletton da scarpinel; non avia noma un occhio, quattro braccia de vedro e tre gambe, dua de legn e una de travertin, con la schena de carta strazza e la bocca de storion.
His tone in "Vedro mentre io sospiro" was round and full, including a well-placed high F sharp.