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see cobracobra,
name for African and Asian snakes of the family Elapidae that are equipped with inflatable neck hoods. The family also includes the African mambas, the Asian kraits, the New World coral snakes and a large number of Australian snakes.
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In a 1 December letter to the government, the Swedish Radiation Safety Authority (Stralsakerhetsmyndigheten, or SSM) said decisions by OKG and Ringhals AB earlier this year to close the units early has "affected the financing of future nuclear decommissioning".
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Karnteknik, set up by Lars Olov Hoglund, a former employee of the Swedish state nuclear operator Vattenfalls, is locked in legal dispute with Ringhals and other nuclear operators over a technique that he lays claim to.
Out on a promentory on the Halland coast Ringhals from hals neck has become Ring-shall in Suffolk.