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a low triangular area of alluvial deposits where a river divides before entering a larger body of water

an object shaped like an equilateral triangle

the 4th letter of the Greek alphabet

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Additional grants have been awarded in states where the affiliated Delta Plans of New York and West Virginia jointly cover another 800,000 enrollees.
Delta officials say the grant program earmarks funds for community clinics with established track records for providing dental care to adults and children who are among the working poor -- those with household incomes that are often too high to qualify for various state- and federal-subsidized insurance programs, yet still too low to assure that all their oral health needs can be met.
Caledonia determined that due to the presence of the kimberlitic indicator minerals, it would conduct a bulk sampling program in 1994 that would be aimed at endeavouring to locate diamonds in the present river systems and in the three paleo deltas that were detected inland from the Coronation Gulf in 1993.
The second phase would use the same technique and equipment as phase one, but would be a more focussed and narrower spaced survey in specific areas where phase one had detected evidence of paleo deltas.
They were impressed with the proven reliability of the Delta barriers combined with the local installation, service and maintenance expertise we offer.
Delta SU-W207SFM and SU-W2015 crash-rated wedge barricades are currently installed.