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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



a river in eastern India. It measures approximately 300 km in length. The river originates in the Rajmahal Hills and flows from the right into an arm of the Ganges-Hooghly Delta. A large hydroengineering complex (a dam, a reservoir, and an irrigation canal system with a total length of more than 1,500 km) is on the Mor.

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Caiff cychod effaith ar y cynefin bregus yma gan fod angorion yn sgwrio ac yn plycio'r gwair oddi ar wely'r mor. Mae sawl cwch pysgota yn angori yma ac yn amlwg mae angen i'r pysgotwyr gael bywoliaeth gydol y flwyddyn.
The recipes come from Bryn's first Welsh language cookery book "Tir a Mor" (Land and Sea).
RWE AG's chief executive officer Peter Terium led the celebrations at Gwynt y Mor's PS3.6m operations and maintenance base, newly built at the Port of Mostyn.
Following a request from the Israel Association for the Disabled to allow Mor Yosef to become a mother, one of the judges made an unprecedented call for Knesset legislation to assist disabled people to become parents.
GE-rdal said the 1,600-year-old Mor Gabriel Monastery has witnessed various miracles.
Mor said that considering the shortage of banking services in the country, providing banks a bit of a nudge on financial inclusion was justified.
"Realt Mor was good when he won by 25 lengths at Navan last time, and while it didn't look much of a race, I suppose only a pretty decent horse wins by that far.
The MOR vision Plug-In Partner Network is a collection of dozens of third-party providers that has been seamlessly integrated with MOR vision, ISGN's end-to-end LOS.
Chwarae teg i Bethan Gwanas am ddefnyddio ei hiaith lafar, ac roedd Alwena Tomos (Yr Herald, Awst 17) yn trafod yr iaith a siaredir mewn gwahanol ardaloedd o'r hen wlad, sydd yn dod mor naturiol iddynt.
After all the experiments, based on the MOR value we can find the optimum condition and deal with the liquidation process of the MOR value for composite particle board.
Oran Mor, in Glasgow's West End, is not only a popular watering hole but a quality restaurant, theatre and music venue - and even stages the odd political speech.
The ratings on IRFC strongly reflect those on the Indian Government due to their close relationship as exemplified by the following factors: (1) IRFC has strong capital ties with the Government which holds a 100% stake in IRFC; (2) IRFC has strong personnel connections with the Government; (3) the Ministry of Railways (MOR) assures IRFC of its financial support under their standard lease agreement; (4) IRFC is similarly assured of stable income under the standard lease agreement; (5) IRFC's asset quality reflects the creditworthiness of the Government as IRFC basically leases its rolling stock assets to MOR; and (6) IRFC, with its railway network development, assumes a key role in the Government's industrial policy.