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a species of primitive ray-finned fish
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Noun1.amia - type genus of the AmiidaeAmia - type genus of the Amiidae    
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Amiidae, family Amiidae - only the bowfins
Amia calva, bowfin, dogfish, grindle - primitive long-bodied carnivorous freshwater fish with a very long dorsal fin; found in sluggish waters of North America
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In his report, Grossman praised the three Argentine judges who revealed the irregularities of the AMIA investigation, as well as the decision of President Kirchner to open the files of the secret pohce in Argentina.
The Iranian government has repeatedly denied any involvement in the AMIA attack, in which a car bomb killed 85 people and wounded more than 200.
Diagnostic Error in Medicine will be held May 31 - June 1, 2008 immediately following the AMIA Spring Congress at the Arizona Grand Resort, 8000 S.
Another year of delay, another year of justice denied for the AMIA bombing victims and their families," said Dina Siegel Vann, director of AJC's Arthur and Rochelle Belfer Institute for Latino and Latin American Affairs (BILLA).
Last month, President Kirchner once again threw her weight behind the country's last year agreement with Iran on investigations into the 1994 bombing of the AMIA center in Buenos Aires.
Meanwhile, Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said resolving the issues pertaining to the AMIA case, a 1994 bombing attack in Argentina, was the main focus of the meeting held in the Swiss city of Zurich on January 3.
15-19 November, 2014, AMIA 2014 Annual Symposium, Hilton Washington & Towers Washington, DC, www.
According to Argentinean intelligence, as early as May 1993--a full year before Dirani's capture by Israeli commandos--and again in November 1993, Iranian operative Mohsen Rabbani visited Buenos Aires car dealerships inquiring about purchasing a Renault Trafic van of the kind later used in the 1994 AMIA bombing.
Galeano is facing prosecution for illegal deprivation of liberty, extortion, instigation of perjury, and embezzlement in connection with the AMIA lawsuit.
For 2006, we don't expect that the change of government will affect us much," says AMIA President Cesar Flores.
Still, the tariff elimination has raised some concerns within the AMIA and other industry groups because it has removed an important safeguard that had been in place for the past 10 years.
The AMiA operates under the authority of the Anglican provinces of Rwanda and South East Asia.