Villavicencio

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Villavicencio

(vēlyävēsān`syō), city (1993 pop. 219,976), capital of Meta dept., central Colombia, on the Meta River. Located in the eastern foothills of the Andes, it is the chief urban center of the llanos and forests of E Colombia. Coffee, bananas, rice, beer, and soap are the main products of the region. The surrounding area was the scene of large-scale banditry in the civil strife that rocked the country from 1948 to 1958.
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El Ciclo de Vida judio y sus practicas musicales en las comunidades Mesilat Yesharim de Cali y Or Va Derej de Villavicencio, Colombia (3)
En grupos de poblacion de Villavicencio, Colombia. Rev Salud Publica 2008; 10(2): 269-78.
Facultad de Ciencias Basicas e Ingenieria, Universidad de los Llanos, Villavicencio, Colombia. svalbuena@unillanos.edu.co; miguel.navarro@unillanos.edu.co
Revista de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas (Universidad Santo Tomas, Sede Villavicencio, Colombia)
Characterising hipertensive disorders during pregnancy in Villavicencio, Colombia. Rev Colomb Obstet Ginecol.
Revista de Ciencias Soaalesy Humanas (Universidad Santo Tomas, Sede Villavicencio, Colombia)
Deteccion de beta-lactamasas de espectro extendido en Escherichia coli y Klebsiella pneumoniae aislados en una clinica de Villavicencio, Colombia. Asociacion Colombiana de Infectologia 2008; 12(3):193-200.