Cholon


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Cholon

(tʃəˈlʌn; French ʃɔlɔ̃)
n
(Placename) a city in S Vietnam: a suburb of Ho Chi Minh City
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daily responsibility of committing 350 military policemen to the physical security of over 130 officer and enlisted quarters strung throughout Saigon and Cholon.
In 2010, Kim and her assistants carried out 250 interviews with vendors in two iconic locations of the city, District One where the stamp of French Saigon was the strongest, and District Five or Cholon.
Chef Lon Symensma, who runs the popular Asian bistro ChoLon nearby, fulfills fancy-food cravings with the likes of steak Diane and Berkshire pork terrine.
Cholon DM, Cutter D, Richardson SK, Sethi S, Murphy TF, Look DC, et al.
Joint seminars between the Caodaists' ecumenical centre in Saigon, the Minh Ly esoteric cenacle in Cholon and the missionary centre in Da Nang focused largely on ensuring their monopoly of the mediumistic and missionary activities in central and southern Vietnam and in overseas Vietnamese communities (Jammes 2010, pp.
Steve and I roomed together in Cholon, the Chinese section of Saigon, and he was so easy-going that he wouldn't disagree with me when I criticized Lyndon Johnson or our country's war policies.
Plus, not to be done yet, five high bidders received $100 gift cards to these area restaurants during the Live Auction: Elway's, ChoLon, Cru Wine Bar, 240 Union and Bonefish Grill.
While all this was going on, in 2010 Deters, his wife, Alicia Pokoik Deters, and Chef Lon Symensma opened downtown Denver's ChoLon Modern Asian Bistro.
Nguyen was found in a bombed out village called Cholon by some nuns.
Mekens, Movima, Yurakare, Cholon, Cofan, Cavinena, and Ecuadorian Quechua are among the languages discussed.
Como consecuencia de ello, "de los idiomas testimoniados hoy, se aproximaron uno a otro linguisticamente el cholon, el quechua y el aru, con el quechua entremedio" (Torero: 50), potenciandose la interpenetracion entre el quechua y el aru (5), concomitancia que se perpetuaria tambien durante los periodos Chavin, Huari-Tiahuanacu y Tahuantinsuyu (existente al momento de la conquista espanola).