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nidus

[′nīd·əs]
(medicine)
A focus of infection.
(zoology)
A nest or breeding place.
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This may be the reason that, according to UNFPA and NIDI, funding for reproductive health actually increased fivefold between 1995 and 2005--from $237 million to $1.
Lucia Re ha sostenuto che "i nidi di ragno" appaiono fin dall'inizio "as Pin's secret place of retreat into a natural setting far from the pressure and turmoil of social existence" (263).
For the full NiDI comments on Immersion Kettles see: http://www.
Established 1982, Nidi Technologies is a wholesale distributor specializing in computer graphics, graphic arts, electronic pre-press and telecommunications.
Three major distributors of wide-format inkjet machines and supplies -- Ahearn & Soper, Nidi Technologies and Splash of Color -- today announced the availability of sublimation inks for the Roland Hi-Fi JET PRO wide-format printer.
Then Levi's texts entered the curricula, like Calvino's I sentieri dei nidi di ragno or Fenoglio's Il Partigiano Johnny.
Uinteresse dello scrittore per il visuale, fa notare tuttavia l'autrice, e riscontrabile fin dal suo primo romanzo, Il sentiero dei nidi di ragno, che si apre con l'immagine del sole che cade ad illuminare i dettagli deli'universo.
Pratolini's reluctance to precisely name the politics involved evokes a kind of impreciseness attendant on the adolescence so characteristic of a certain vintage Neorealism (Vittorini of Il garofano rosso, Calvino of Il sentiero dei nidi del ragno, Pavese of La luna e i falo, and so forth); like adolescents, Ugo and Osvaldo seek definition, but not necessarily one that sharply distinguishes them from their cohort.
Countless memoirs and novels such as Italo Calvino's Il sentiero dei nidi di ragno (1947), Renata Vigano's L'Agnese va a morire (1949), and similar works by Carlo Levi, Cesare Pavese, and Elio Vittorini described the guerilla war from the partisans' and civilians' point of view.
ENCAD's North American distributors, which include Ahearn and Soper, Casey-Johnston Sales, Nidi Technologies and IKON, support the new channel strategy and are not affected by this change.
Terrorizzate urlanti presso i nidi E gli escrementi dei voraci figli (vv.