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Synonyms for chinook

a warm dry wind blowing down the eastern slopes of the Rockies

a member of an important North American Indian people who controlled the mouth of the Columbia river

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a Penutian language spoken by the Chinook


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In this case, it is possible that fluctuations in water temperature during some period of early embryonic development affected sex determination in a proportion of wild male chinook salmon.
During 2017, Chinook focused on the development of its Montney acreage at Birley/Umbach in northeastern British Columbia and the continued rationalization of its asset base.
News that Chinook may have fabricated its permits in Russia, the proposed export destination, sank the export scheme earlier this week.
Canada originally purchased 6 Chinook helicopters in 1968, and it was at that time that 450 Squadron was first activated as a transport helicopter squadron.
Chinook Centre will also be awarding two grand prizes to individuals who have donated unwanted equipment to the Electronic Recycling Drive.
Army Chinook orders in sight, Boeing's Ridley Park, Pennsylvania, plant is hoping to hum past 2019 on international purchases, company officials said.
India plans to acquire 22 Apache and 15 Chinook helicopters.
The deal was agreed with Bee'ah and it is believed will help create or secure an estimated 850 jobs at Chinook Sciences and its UK supply chain
We are delighted to have been selected as Bee'ah's partner," said Dr Rifat Chalabi, Chinook Sciences' Group Chairman and CEO.
It was awarded by Bee'ah, the Middle East's leading environmental and waste management company, after Chinook Sciences was introduced to the firm by UK Trade and Investment.
Cascade and Chinook are located 260 km off the Louisiana coast and are 24 km apart, at a water depth of 2,500 meters.
In particular, I'm concerned about our most-prized and sought after fish: wild spring chinook salmon.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- Soldiers will be transported to military operation sites with high-capacity Boeing-made CH-47 Chinook helicopters ordered from the US.
Travel Business Review-August 17, 2012--Boeing Marks 50 Years of Delivering Chinook Helicopters(C)2012] ENPublishing - http://www.