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ancon

[′aŋ‚kän]
(architecture)
A bracket, elbow, or console at the top of a wall or window jamb to support a cornice.

ancon, (pl.) ancones

ancon, 2
ancon, 1
1. A scrolled bracket or console, 1 which supports a cornice or entablature over a door or window.
2. A projecting boss on a column drum or wall block.
3. A cramp to fasten blocks of stone.
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Uno de los extranjeros presentes en Lima al momento de producirse las batallas de Chorrillos y Miraflores, y que luego marcho hacia Ancon, fue el ciudadano britanico Robert Ramsay Sturrock, cuyo testimonio acerca de estos hechos quedo registrado en una carta dirigida a su madre residente en Escocia.
The boat lands near an old cattle ranch that ANCON bought in 1990 to create a model "agroforestry" farm, which plants annual crops amid trees that can be harvested in 20 years.
ANCON assisted in the development and implementation of a detailed management plans for this preserve as well as training and equipping park rangers, posting signs, fencing park boundaries and maintaining park ranger stations in Pirre and Cruce de Mono.
Ancon 2, three hours drive from Lima, has almost 3000 inmates.
Ancon is one of the largest captives in the United States and benefits from its history of more than 65 years operating as a captive insurer.
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has upgraded the financial strength rating (FSR) to A++ (Superior) from A+ (Superior) and issuer credit ratings (ICR) to "aa+" from "aa" of Ancon Insurance and Petroleum Casualty Group and its member companies, Ancon Insurance Company, Inc.
Delivery : Total Place of delivery : CENTER OF STORAGE AND DISTRIBUTION LOCATED IN PARAISO ANCON Terms of Delivery: 60 Business Days Term of Agreement: 60 calendar days Form of Contract Payment: Credit Payment Term: 60 calendar days
For 8 She is now being held in the notorious Ancon 2 prison where she is crammed into a cell with 30 other inmates.
pa and Ministerio de Educacion, Corregimento de Ancon.
has affirmed the financial strength rating (FSR) of A+ (Superior) and assigned issuer credit ratings (ICR) of "aa" to the Ancon Insurance and Petroleum Casualty Group.
Delivery : Total Place of delivery : Balboa Corregimiento Ancon, Roberto Chiari, Building 711 Terms of Delivery: 10 calendar days Duration of the Contract: 30 calendar days Form of Contract Payment: Credit Payment Term: 30 Business Days