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A·gul·has

 (ə-gŭl′əs), Cape
A rugged headland of South Africa, the southernmost point of Africa. Its meridian, longitude 20° east, marks the division between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.

Agulhas

(əˈɡʌləs)
n
(Placename) Cape Agulhas a headland in South Africa, the southernmost point of the African continent

A•gul•has

(əˈgʌl əs)

n.
Cape, the southernmost point of Africa.
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His mightiness was sometimes very overwhelming; but even when you had to defy him openly, as on the banks of the Agulhas homeward bound from the East Indies, or on the outward passage round the Horn, he struck at you fairly his stinging blows (full in the face, too), and it was your business not to get too much staggered.
AN Photo) RIYADH: A batch of Saudi cadets will travel to Brazil this month to undergo military training at the prestigious Academia Militar das Agulhas Negras (AMAN).
The Department of Environmental Affairs will welcome back the SA Agulhas II, as she returns from Antarctica on Tuesday, 13 February 2018, at the East Pier Quay, V&A Waterfront Cape Town.
Cape Agulhas is the southernmost point of which continent?
We headed further east along the N2 motorway, dipping in and out to the coast to visit great white sharks at Gansbaai, see the oceans meet at Cape Agulhas, stroll through the quaint fishermen's village at Arniston, SOUTH Cape Town Hermanus 50 miles Cape roll down the sand dunes at De Hoop Nature Reserve, go fishing at Witsand, and check out the surfers at Victoria Bay.
Os pontos da acupuntura sistemica utilizados foram: Yin Tang, VC3, VC4, VC12, E21, E25, E36, IG4, F3, PC6, BP6, F13 e F14, durante 20 minutos, com o uso de agulhas 25 mm X 40 mm (Dong Bang [R]).
But in a finding with potentially important climatic implications, a new study published in Nature has uncovered much different dynamics in one of the strongest currents in the world, the Indian Ocean's Agulhas Current off the east coast of South Africa.
Embora a maior preocupacao esteja relacionada a acidentes com perfurocortantes, tendo como principais causas a manipulacao inadequada, o descarte e o reencape de agulhas, qualquer contato direto com material biologico potencialmente contaminado por micro-organismos e tambem considerado uma exposicao e requer avaliacao (2,3).
A acupuntura e uma das terapeuticas da Medicina Tradicional Chinesa que objetiva diagnosticar doencas e promover a cura pela estimulacao da forca de autocura do corpo, o que e feito atraves do realinhamento e redirecionamento da energia, com insercao de agulhas em pontos especificos do corpo, os acupontos, que tambem podem ser estimulados com calor, pressao, ultrassom, eletricidade e laser (KUREBAYASHI, 2009).
Western Indian Ocean, entering African rivers along the east coast from Kenya to Cape Agulhas, as well as Madagascar and neighbouring islands.
Le Cap des Aiguilles ou Cap Agulhas est une region situee a l'extreme sud du continent africain.
Para isto, pares de agulhas hipodermicas (Delta 20-5) fixadas em suporte de acrilico foram aplicadas latero-dorsalmente, em pontos de areas musculosas dos peixes, suavemente enxutos com toalha comum (tecido de algodao).