Cortez


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  • noun

Synonyms for Cortez

Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Mexico (1485-1547)

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This is a significant step in the development of our company towards advancing technology and maximising value for the subsea market, said Cortez Subsea managing director, Alasdair Cowie.
After Cortez left Arizona, she moved to Watts, a famous section of Los Angeles.
Cortez, focusing on teaching readers of all ages the importance of accepting other people - and even other creatures - that are different from us.
Pursuant to the terms of the transaction, La Cortez Energy Colombia, Inc.
Despite not being in the 2012 primary himself, Leibowitz formed a political action committee and spent money attacking Cortez, who fought a tough race against fellow Democrats Tina Torres and Ken Mireles.
Cortez had previously stated that he was unable to perform the full range of his duties," said Deputy District Attorney Scott Byrd, who is assigned to the case.
The three, Hector Cortez, Juan Tapia and Manuel Padilla, were indicted July 25 in the shooting death of Adrian Ortiz-Rodriguez of Pelham, N.
Currently, 43 students are pursuing their bachelor's in Central American studies and close to 600 students are enrolled in the program courses, Cortez says.
The museum (at right), opened in December 2007, has been restored from the village's beloved 1912 brick Cortez schoolhouse.
Goyeneche will play a pivotal role in the development of La Cortez as a significant player in the South American energy sector as he brings vast experience and knowledge in the energy industry to La Cortez.
Andres Gutierrez, President and CEO of La Cortez, commented on the announcement, "We are very pleased to announce this letter of intent, not only for the opportunity to acquire the assets involved and the resource potential to be added to our portfolio, but additionally for the new shareholders that this transaction brings to La Cortez.
A special citation goes to Hernando Cortez and Dancers Responding to AIDS.
Murphy faces up to 48 years in prison when he is sentenced in Cortez, Colo.
Cortez pleaded guilty and Lacusong no contest to grand theft and were each sentenced to three years and four months in prison.