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Pal·mi·ra

 (päl-mîr′ə, -mē′rä)
A city of western Colombia southwest of Bogotá. Coffee and tobacco are grown in the area.

Palmira

(Spanish palˈmira)
n
(Placename) a city in W Colombia: agricultural trading centre. Pop: 253 000 (2005 est)
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Pharaon said terrorist threats against historic and cultural sites were a sabotage of the civilizations of the region, same as what took place in the city of Palmira and elsewhere.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: 82-year-old Palmira Silva was beheaded in her back garden in Edmonton.
INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT OF ROOT-KNOT NEMATODES [MELOIDOGYNE INCOGNITA (KOFOID & WHITE) CHITWOOD AND MELOIDOGYNE MAYAGUENSIS RAMMH & HIRSCHMANN] IN SEEDLING NURSERIES OF GUAVA (PSIDIUM GUAJAVA LINNEO), PALMIRA ICA-1 VARIETY
Analisis y Sintesis e Inductivo-Deductivo, que permiten procesar la informacion que procede de las fuentes consultadas y de los resultados obtenidos con las tecnicas utilizadas hasta llegar a la evaluacion del impacto de las politicas sobre el ejercicio del trabajo por cuenta propia en el territorio de Palmira.
Nicholas Salvador killed 82-year-old Palmira Silva in an attack of "extraordinary brutality".
Nicholas Salvador carried out the ferocious machete attack on 82-year-old Palmira Silva after beheading two cats during a 45-minute rampage through neighbouring back gardens, believing he was killing "demons" in Edmonton, north London, on September 4 last year, the Old Bailey heard.
Nicholas Salvador carried out the ferocious machete attack on 82-yearold Palmira Silva after beheading two cats during a 45-minute rampage through neighbouring back gardens.
Palmira Silva, 82, was in her back garden when she was attacked by paranoid schizophrenic Nicholas Salvador, 25, who was armed with a wooden pole and a machete, the Old Bailey was told.
Nicholas Salvador, 25, had already beheaded two cats and was searching neighbouring gardens for more to kill, believing them to be "demons", when he came across 82-year-old Palmira Silva, the court heard.
El proyecto se desarrollo en el Laboratorio de Tecnologia de Carnes de la Universidad Nacional de Colombia--sede Palmira.
PARIS, May 21 (KUNA) -- Arab World Institute (IMA) President Jack Lang on Thursday called on the international coalition fighting Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) to step up and save the ancient Syrian city of Palmira which fell under ISIL control a day earlier.