CORSO


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CORSO

(ˈkɔːsəʊ)
(in New Zealand) n acronym for
(Social Welfare) Council of Organizations for Relief Services Overseas
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As they came up onto the stone plateau that crowns the hill, Amy waved her hand as if welcoming him to her favorite haunt, and said, pointing here and there, "Do you remember the Cathedral and the Corso, the fishermen dragging their nets in the bay, and the lovely road to Villa Franca, Schubert's Tower, just below, and best of all, that speck far out to sea which they say ils Corsica?
It was a master surgeon, him that ampytated me--out of college and all--Latin by the bucket, and what not; but he was hanged like a dog, and sun-dried like the rest, at Corso Castle.
corso, of a carnival = the Corso, a main street in Rome, at Carnival time}
He met one day in the Corso a friend, a tourist like himself, who had just come out of the Doria Palace, where he had been walking through the beautiful gallery.
It would happen immediately if I were to begin here, as I intended to do, with: "Rome has its Corso, Naples its Toledo"--"Ah
Instead of them I saw the races in the Corso in Rome.
A fine residence had been taken for them on the Corso, and there they took up their abode, in a city where everything seemed to be trying to stand still for ever on the ruins of something else--except the water, which, following eternal laws, tumbled and rolled from its glorious multitude of fountains.
Corso brings a wealth of experience and over twenty years in market research to this endeavor.
The 202-page book is a collection of 13 rare and out-of-print interviews with Beat poet Gregory Corso (1930-2001) that span the most productive years of his career: from 1955, when his first collection of poems was published, to 1982, the year following the publication of his last book of all new poetry.
The investment, through Midven's Exceed Fund, will enable Corso to grow its development team, as well as expand its ability to deliver new software products and add-ons around strategic planning.
they allow me to have an entrepreneurial approach," Corso told Real Estate Weekly.
Corso was in Corvallis that day as part of ESPN's College GameDay crew, which broadcast from there prior to the Civil War game.