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(Greek mythology) a mythical monster with the head of a bull and the body of a man

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Launching from the Cape adds another capability to our program and brings us to four ranges from which Minotaur can launch," said Rich Straka, Vice President and General Manager of Orbital ATK's Launch Vehicles Division.
Minotaur will be the processor used to integrate those specialized systems.
In the final moments of the video, we see the skittish, lost Minotaur stumbling around her labyrinth, represented as a cold and graffiti-covered series of concrete passages.
Close attention to the relationship between the mythical subtext and the actions reported in the dialogue reveals that Socrates is both Theseus and Minotaur, though considered from different points of view.
The subject of the interview is: Minotaur Passes 53% on Breakaway Offer.
Neural's Minotaur protects Zain against many different fraud types, like providing profiling to detect fraud at a subscription stage and monitor for any suspicious activity throughout the customer life cycle.
Thirty minutes later, Vandenberg officials announced on the base's Facebook page: "Today's launch of the 30W Minotaur IV rocket has been scrubbed due to poor weather downrange.
As we have our own maze we thought it would be great to bring the Minotaur back to life for two days and encourage young explorers and their families to use their brains and well as their brawn to help Theseus defeat it.
Minotaur Exploration recognizes the importance of this project development milestone to Petratherm, in which Minotaur holds 22,707,397 shares, or 17.
Minotaur Rescue plays like a cross between classics Asteroids and Thrust, with the player swiping across the screen to control their spacecraft.
The opera begins with the orchestra playing dark, deep, dissonant sustained sounds with occasional interjections from a single instrument or from the percussion section while images of Ariadne or Theseus or the Minotaur fade in and out of the projected ocean waves.
The 55-year-old artist said the paintings, Minotaur And Hermaphrodite and Rehearsal, were in storage in North Acton, London, and were about to be re-hung in a mansion in Surrey.
Unfortunately, since Evans contributed an entry on his findings to the eleventh edition of the influential Encyclopaedia Britannica (1910-11), his confident historicization of Minotaur and Labyrinth was not only accepted but soon taken for granted by an excited public (MacGillivray 255-256; Irwin 246-249).
Martin's Minotaur have announced the first annual St.
The piece functions in two significant ways, first as the imaginative trace of a fictional "bullrider," and second in reference to the Greek myth of the Minotaur.