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, 1888–1963, Spanish novelist, biographer, and critic, b. Madrid. One of the most prolific and imaginative of modern Spanish writers, Gómez de la Serna was a precursor of surrealism.
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The ramon tree is a highly nutritious member of the fig/mulberry family, and has been a nutrient-rich food of the Maya civilization in the Central American rainforests for thousands of years. At 130 (45m)feet tall, ramon trees can produce 150 lbs of nuts per year! Referred to as the "corn tree" by the Maya, its nut was a staple food crop, capable of being stored for lengthy periods of time. The entire plant is edible. The leaves and the whole fruit can be eaten right off the tree. The nuts make a wonderful coffee substitute with a chocolate flavor. The fruit is a large seed covered by a thin, edible, tasty, citrus-flavored orange-colored skin.The fruits have zero fat and are gluten-free, and are used to make gluten-free flours, which is very high in fiber, potassium, calcium, folic acid, iron, zinc, protein, B vitamins, and tryptophan, the amino acid that helps calm stress and anxiety. It has a low glycemic index (below 50) and is very high in antioxidants. Fresh ramon seeds can be eaten raw, boiled like potatoes, or set out to roast in the sun to be eaten later.. The dry seed can be ground into a meal for porridge or flatbread. Ramon seeds do not contain tree allergens like almonds, walnuts and pecans. The leaves or powdered nut make a tasty caffeine-free tea. The sap from the tree was used by the Mayans to cure stomach and digestive problems.



an urban-type settlement and administrative center of Ramon’ Raion, Voronezh Oblast, RSFSR. Ramon’ is located on the right bank of the Voronezh River (a tributary of the Don), 2 km from the Ramon’ railroad station and 60 km north of Voronezh. The settlement has a sugar refinery, a milk plant, and a factory for the production of art objects. Near Ramon’ are located the All-Russian Research Institute of Sugar Beets and Sugar, the All-Russian Research Institute of Plant Protection, the Berezovo Agricultural Technicum, and a poultry farm.

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The first time I got to chat with Boy-as Ramon was known to kin and friends-he mischievously blurted out, with that twinkle in his eye I later learned would always accompany the revelation of some dark secret: 'You know, of course, you are descended from zacateros.
jpg) Photographs of the scene, where Ramon faked his own death, have now been released in an Open Request under the Freedom of Information Act, the Daily Mail reported.
Desde entonces, convertidos en Patricia y Ramon, se refugiaron en San Miguel de Allende.
Ramon joined the KVUE Storm Team in October 2009 as the weekend morning and evening meteorologist.
Sarita returned to her painting as Ramon wandered off.
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Ramon is the "Zingmaster" - circus ringmaster, master of ceremonies and magician/illusionist.
Assaf Ramon, 21, died on Sunday when the F-16 fighter jet he was flying crashed in the southern hills of the occupied West Bank.
Tragedy struck the family of late Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon again Sunday= , when his son Captain Asaf Ramon was killed in a crash while flying an Isr= ael Air Force F16-A.
The Israel Air Force said Ramon, 20, was on a routine training flight and that it had suspended all further training in the US-built jet.