Purus


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Synonyms for Purus

a Brazilian river

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Se destacan las provincias de Padre Abad con 10,0%, Atalaya 7,2% y Purus con 6,5%, que se situan por encima del promedio departamental de 5,3%, Coronel Portillo esta por debajo de este promedio con 4,6%, comportamiento demografico que se debe al crecimiento natural y las fuertes oleadas migratorias que se dieron en este periodo.
Meanwhile, Anheuser-Busch entered the vodka fray in November via its subsidiary, Long Tail Libations, launching Purus, an organic vodka made with Italian wheat.
Pelo fato dos Apurina viverem toda a sua historia de vida na floresta amazonica, no medio rio Purus, sua percepcao de grupo esta associada a este relacionamento, influenciado pelos aspectos de sua cultura.
Selling for $35 a bottle, Purus will at first be marketed in "the Northeast's most exclusive high-end lounges, restaurants and specialty grocery and liquor stores," according to A-B's press release.
PURUS - a winner in France and Germany, the gelding ran pleasingly on his debut for Philip Mitchell at Lingfield-keeping on close home to finish eighth of the 12 runners - and could be one to consider in a lower grade.
Segundo relato do cientista ingles William Chandless, que percorreu a regiao do rio Purus no final do seculo XIX, uma vila visitada seria circundada por um anel de terra; os habitantes teriam-lhe explicado que foi construido para celebracoes (Neves, 2002).
6 million-acre Alto Purus conservation complex on the Brazilian border will preserve the home of both the humans and the animals that live in the deepest regions of the Peruvian Amazon.
Writing causes the affect to slip into the effect--actus purus,
Ruido de espumas y olor de aguas mareosas en el deslizamiento (todo se vuelve lento) por el Purus y las madejas en remolinos entroncadas que hacen de galerla a la hirsuta piragua [.
Este fue el origen de un gran numero de terminos especializados de la retorica y de la critica literaria como puritas, purus, perspicuitas, aridus, siccus, ieiunus, grauitas, grauis, oscuritas, oscurus, tenuis, gracilis, subtilis, urbanitas, rusticitas.
These include (1) little knowledge and gaps in the understanding of the disease transmission process; (2) individuals' perception of pleasure; (3) sense of responsibility to engage in safer sex; (4) symbolic meaning of birjoban purus or "real man" within the context of masculine sexual performance; (5) the personal techniques of making sex enjoyable and prolonged; (6) sex workers' request for condom use in the context of increased awareness for safer sex from NGO interventions; and (7) clients' various strategies to avoid condom use by giving a false sense of security to sex workers.
In fact, the "definition" Thomas Aquinas gave for God is "Subsisting Being Itself," Ipsum Esse Subsistens, or, in Aristotelian terms, "Pure Actuality," Actus Purus.
Bruno, 1991, 56: "Unde sub infimo gradu schalae naturae est infinitus numerus, seu materia; in supraemo vero infinita unitas, actusque purus.
Middleton seeks a "rehabilitation" of Kazantzakis in the eyes of religious (Christian) thinkers, although he correctly highlights that both Kazantzakis and Whitehead reject the traditional, classical notion of God as actus purus (9).
Japura 188 CAB 148 Brazil Acre, Rio Acre 189 CAB 94 Brazil Amazonas, Rio Purus 190 CAB 520 Brazil Amazonas, Rio Solimoes, B.