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the capital and largest city of the Philippines

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These were Bonuan Boquig Elementary School for the elementary school category; Divisoria High School in Santiago City, Isabela for the high school category; and the University of the Cordilleras in Baguio City for the college category.
The once powerful First Lady, who is now a healthy grandmother of eight, has been seen shopping at a poor-man's mall called the 168 Mall in the City of Manila's Divisoria district where ordinary Filipinos crowd daily to buy items ranging from fruit and vegetables to textiles, dresses, cheap jewelry and fake brand goods that come from China.
Holotype male, PERU: Huanuco: Divisoria (09[degrees]40 S, 076[degrees]05 W), 23 September-3 October 1946, F.
La hecatombe de la Plaza de Tiananmen fue como la linea divisoria y dejo a China metida en un castillo de espejos concavoconvexos sin poder identificar su verdadera cara (Dai, El castillo 15, 31; Desde el mirador 249).
Partiendo de la puerta del templo, hacia el sur se contaron 18 cordeles mas 13 varas hasta topar con una cerca divisoria de la hacienda de Las Fuentes, y con ocho cordeles mas se llego a un rio, luego se continuo hasta medir las 50 cuerdas aunque ya en terreno que se consideraba pertenecia al presbitero Carlos de Siordia.
En "Gender, Nation and the Abortion Debate in the Polish Media" (130-148) Anne-Marie Kramer explora el tema del aborto en las sociedades poscomunistas en tanto que traza la linea divisoria entre proyectos nacionalistas y democraticos.
La principale diversita geografica nella penisola italiana rimane quella tra il Nord e il Sud, ma per Galli della Loggia e ugualmente importante la divisione est-ovest favorita dalla linea divisoria rappresentata dagli Appennini.
A building across the street in the Divisoria district, which Philippine authorities earlier ordered evacuated along with others nearby, was damaged by falling debris.
Electric cables showered sparks as the tower toppled through them in the Divisoria area of Manila in the Philippines.
Hemos identificado individuos de conformidad con las distintas configuraciones de las escamas, en particular, la linea divisoria entre las escamas oscuras y claras en el caparazon y patas posteriores.
The proposal includes the building of three additional stations: (1) Tutuban Station; (2) Divisoria Station; and (3) Pier 4 Station.
Pregnancy is never a wonderful thing outside of marriage," Baylon explained, hinting that the pregnant dolls which are now being sold in Divisoria, Manila's widely big thrift market, give the impression that it is all about getting pregnant and not getting pregnant for the sake of building a family.
47) O acontecimento, mesmo que traumatico, e uma linha divisoria imaterial, que abre e fecha series de diversos e multiplos horizontes temporais que nao se resumem a epifania do instante, apesar de comportar essa dimensao tambem.
O momento da morte dos personagens principais causada pelo tiroteio do cangaceiro Severino representa uma linha divisoria entre dois espacos narrativos.
Holotype male: PERU: Huanuco: Divisoria, 09[degrees]30'S, 75[degrees]50'W, 23 September 1946 (AMNH).