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(Greek mythology) a Titan who was forced by Zeus to bear the sky on his shoulders

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the 1st cervical vertebra

a figure of a man used as a supporting column


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2) Koeman, Cornelis, 1967-85, Atlantes Neerlandici.
The description given by van der Krogt (5) in his revised edition of Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici accords exactly with the format of this volume with the exception of the missing title page.
11) Arzans dedicates a paragraph to Potosi and its cabildo's merit: "honrelos mucho el rey nuestro senor porque ellos [los senadores del cabildo] son los atlantes de republica que tiene por suya [.
Fantastic islands and gardens of earthly paradise inhabited by Amazons and Atlantes were envisioned by medieval scholars.
Hutton managed all aspects of client services, installation and support for the team that evolved into SeeControl, first as Director of Field Operations at Atlantes Services, then as Director of Client Services at Cardinal Health Corporation, followed by Director of Client Services and Field Operations for SeeControl.
As well, as this the Atlantes Neerlandici, originally by Professor Koeman, a former geography professor at Utrecht, was re-issued with review suggestions from 1500 libraries around the world.
He has extensive experience in healthcare applications and IT systems and oversees the development of EDS' MetaVance, Atlantes Care Management and Business Integration Component solutions.
In a rich context of fantasy, but with brevity and acute penetration, he traces the process of falling into an addiction and then recovering from it in "Caryatids and Atlantes," one of the two short pieces found elsewhere in this issue.
They include a terracotta butterfly-child fantasy from the 1885 Mulcaster Building on 68th street and four Atlantes figures from the facade of the Chisholm mansion on Fifth Avenue; tantalising reminders of New York's golden age.
Apparently expanding an unforgettable image from Jean Cocteau's film Beauty and the Beast, the second piece takes account of the many buildings in Vienna prominently fronted with caryatids and atlantes, those columns in the form of female and male figures holding up door frames, bay windows, balconies, and similar structures.
Peter van der Krogt, his magnificent Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici: New Edition, and his personal assistance to the author;
16, 2003--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it assigned its preliminary credit ratings to the mortgage-backed floating-rate notes to be issued by Atlantes Mortgage No.
While at Redleaf, Hoyem led the sourcing and financing efforts for many promising investments including Amperion, Atlantes, ecMarkets, and LumiCyte.