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Covilhã

(Portuguese kuviˈʎɑ̃)
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(Biography) Pero da (ˈpeːrʊ da). ?1460–?1526, Portuguese explorer, who established relations between Portugal and Ethiopia
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4) CICS--Health Sciences Research Centre, University of Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal
lFP Comunicacion, Filosofia y Humanidades de la universidade da Beira Interior de Covilha Portugal) (vale.
To complement the sea voyages of Diaz, the Portuguese monarch King John II also sent Pedro da Covilha, a fluent Arabic speaker disguised as an Arab, to gather vital information about the ports of the East African and Indian coasts, during his three-year journey (Winser, 2011: 1-5).
University of Beira Interior, Research unit in Business Sciences - NECE Estrada do Sineiro, Polo - IV 6200-209 Covilha, Portugal
a) CICS-UBI--Health Sciences Research Centre, University of Beira Interior, Rua Marques d'Avila e Bolama, 6201-001 Covilha, Portugal
BVI, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is the 100% owner of the various rights and interests comprising the Panasqueira tungsten mine in Covilha, Castelo Branco, Portugal.
This tomographic software is currently being developed at the Departamento de Informatica, Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal.
Covilha, Portugal, JPEG document, wg1n6590, San Jose, CA, Jan.
Ana Sousa, PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher, Health Sciences Research Centre, University of Beira Interior, Covilha, Portugal