Barquisimeto


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Bar·qui·si·me·to

 (bär′kə-sə-mā′tō, -kē-sē-mĕ′-)
A city of northwest Venezuela west-southwest of Caracas. It was founded in 1552 and rebuilt after a major earthquake in 1812.

Barquisimeto

(Spanish barkisiˈmeto)
n
(Placename) a city in NW Venezuela. Pop: 1 009 000 (2005 est)

Bar•qui•si•me•to

(ˌbɑr ki siˈmɛ tɔ)

n.
a city in N Venezuela. 625,450
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Sobre la base de las relaciones espaciales y funcionales, Pedro Cunill Grau explica el desenvolvimiento de la nacion venezolana en torno a nueve grandes regiones geohistoricas: los Andes; Maracaibo; Coro, Barquisimeto, Yaracuy; Valencia-Valles de Aragua; Caracas; Margarita; Oriente; los Llanos; y, Guayana.
Two days later, another man, identified as Juan Carlos Sanchez, was killed by police, who said he shot at officers when they knocked on the door of his motel room in the town of Barquisimeto, 200 km west of Caracas.
In order to know the nutritional value of almendron seed (Terminalia catappa Linn) and to determine its nutrient content differences, seeds from the cities of Barquisimeto, Guanare, Merida and Trujillo were analyzed.
Relativa a Cementerios Patrimoniales y Arte Funerario", (1) con la que manifiestan un consenso de las reflexiones que genero la creacion en el ano 2000 de la Catedra UNESCO, Gestion Integral del Patrimonio (Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Manizales) y los otros cinco encuentros anteriores a este celebrados en Medellin, Colombia (2000), Barquisimeto, Venezuela (2001), Cuenca y Quito, Ecuador (2002), Lima y Cajamarca, Peru (2003) y Sucre, Bolivia (2004).
In September 2003, police raided a church in Barquisimeto, allegedly looking for explosives.
Other reports of that time speak of vineyards in the valley of El Tocuyo and the highlands of Barquisimeto.
Entretanto, la produccion de caramelos LifeSavers pasara tambien a San Jose desde Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
Now there are over 250 CNG outlets located mainly in Caracas, Valencia, Puerto La Cruz, Puerto Ordaz, Barcelona, Barquisimeto, Guatire, Guarenas, Charallave, La Encrucijada, Cagua, Turmero, Maracay and the east coast of Lake Maracaibo.
Franchise companies are also concentrating on cities such as Maracaibo (two million), Valencia (one and one-half million), Barquisimeto (one million), Puerto La Cruz (one million), which represent attractive markets.
Venezuelan airline Avensa plans to increase the number of flights from Porlamar to other cities in Venezuela including Barcelona, Maturin, Cumana, Puerto Ordaz and Barquisimeto.
s precipitated silicas plant in Barquisimeto City, Venezuela has achieved ISO 9001 certification from Bureau Veritas Q.
NET UNO has ordered several thousand Terayon cable modems and associated headend equipment to provide high-speed residential Internet access over their large cable television networks, which pass over 500,000 homes in all of the major Venezuelan metropolitan areas, including Caracas, Maracaibo, Valencia, Maracay, and Barquisimeto.