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bema

1. A transverse space in a church a few steps above the floor of the nave and aisles, and separating them from the apse.
2. In a synagogue, a raised pulpit from which the Torah (Holy Bible) is read.
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Bema still had five monolayer film extrusion lines and for a while tried producing film to support its downstream business.
The equity would be equally shared by Bema and its partner, Cia Minera Refugio.