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(ˈhæn sə, -zə)

1. a guild of merchants in a medieval town.
[1300–50; < Medieval Latin; replacing Middle English hans, hanze < Middle Low German hanse, c. Old English hōs, Old High German, Gothic hansa company]
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Hansa Medical is developing novel immunomodulatory enzymes for transplantation and acute autoimmune diseases.
Four ships, Hansa America, Prosper, San Francisca and Navios Coral carrying Containers and Soya Bean are expected to take berths at QICT and FAP on Friday.
Hansa have won just two of their last 16 matches in Rostock and Sporting Index are correct in rating Hertha as the most likely winners with the Berlin outfit 0.
Below: Hansa Dhabi |puts the finishing touches to a dish ROB BOOKER
Country: UKSector: Banking/Financial ServicesTarget: SVG Investment ManagersBuyer: Hansa AGVendor: SVG Capital PlcType: Divestment, LBOStatus: Agreed
The Foamliner can be matched with a Hansa Compact-Mix or Pico-Mix.
FMI Hansa Medical Products, LLC was formed when FMI Medical Products, LLC in Huntsville, AL and Hansa Medical Products, LLC in Naples, FL decided to join forces to provide each other technical expertise and contingency planning while providing manufacturing capacity and capabilities to customers.
Hansa reached Attari on Thursday accompanied by the Congress MLA Krishna Hegde, who helped the family to take up the matter of his repatriation with Indian and Pakistan governments.
They told me he could remember only my name and that of his college," Hansa told Gulf News.
Jernigan states, “I'm extremely excited to bring all the knowledge and healing technologies of the Hansa Center and combine them with the impressive restorative abilities of the Life Vessel to help facilitate true optimum health.
4m) cash credit and INR50m proposed long-term bank loan facility of Indian company Hansa Tubes Pvt Ltd active in cold rolled coils, strips and sheets production.
Pese a las facilidades otorgadas por el gobierno mexicano, a la espanola Hansa Urbana se le atraviesan muchas dificultades --en Mexico y en Espana--para iniciar la construccion de Cabo Cortes, su complejo turistico en Baja California Sur: el pasado 24 de enero, la Secretaria de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (Semarnat) revoco la autorizacion de impacto ambiental que atropelladamente le habia entregado el 22 de septiembre de 2008.