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Aten

[′ä‚ten]
(astronomy)
The first asteroid found to have a period less than that of the earth, 346.93 days, with an orbital eccentricity of 0.19.
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Julie said that one of the objectives of the ATAR project is rendering all possible assistance in development of the export potential of the region.
Travel operators have stopped working in the Atar region home to the towns of Ouadane and Chinguitti -- a UNESCO world heritage site -- due to several kidnappings carried out by Al Qaeda's north African branch.
Shaul Atar reported at the annual meeting of the American Society of Echocardiography.
However, Deacon still climbed up one place to seventh overall after finishing 12th on the day between Atar and Nouakchott, 23 minutes behind the KTM of stage winner Peer-Gunnar Lundmark, from Sweden.
The 38-year-old factory BMW racer from Plymouth spends today in the Mauritanian town of Atar contemplating the bad luck which saw him receive a 30-minute time penalty and also the broken leg which team-mate Juan Roma, of Spain, suffered on the 10th stage from El Ghallaouiya to Atar.