Palencia


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Pa·len·cia

 (pə-lĕn′chə, pä-lĕn′syä)
A city of northern Spain north-northeast of Valladolid. Site of an ancient Roman settlement, it was recovered from the Moors in the 10th century and in the 13th century was the home of Spain's first university.

Palencia

(Spanish paˈlenθia)
n
(Placename) a city in N central Spain: earliest university in Spain (1208); seat of Castilian kings (12th–13th centuries); communications centre. Pop: 81 378 (2003 est)
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Down by 13 points with under five minutes left, Rayjhun Baquial, Liam Manabat and Kobe Palencia took turns in delivering the goods in their decisive 15-1 windup as the Tiger Cubs dethroned the Baby Tamaraws in the most stunning way possible.
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En el tanatorio de Palencia, primero, se vivieron momentos de gran dolor, que se reflejaban en los rostros de los padres del joven, Jose Maria Gonzalez, hermano de Nuria, y Marisa de Pablos; en el de su hermana, Adriana, su abuela, Celinda Sanchez, exdiputada del PP, sus tias y el resto de la familia y amigos mas cercanos.
Palencia said she liked everything she experienced when she visited Southern Illinois University for her interview.
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We will watch with a lot of attention all these opportunities," chief executive Jose Maria Palencia said, adding that he also saw "a lot of potential" in mid-sized city airports in the United States.
The drugs squad seized Cipriam Manuel Palencia Gonzalez, 34 -- alias "Visaje" -- under an international arrest warrant for homicide, a police statement said.
Renault will assign its Palencia plant in Northern Spain two new vehicle platforms, one a derivative of the other, and shared with Nissan, the statement said.
De Elio Palencia se dice en Gimnasio de Actores (http://gimnasiodeactores.
Contributions to the knowledge of the distribution of some wild orchids in the province of Palencia (N Spain).