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Perth

 (pûrth)
1. A city of southwest Australia near the Indian Ocean. Founded in 1829, it grew rapidly after the discovery of gold in the region in the 1890s.
2. A town of central Scotland on the Tay River north of Edinburgh. It was the capital of Scotland from the 11th to the mid-15th century.

Perth

(pɜːθ)
n
1. (Placename) a city in central Scotland, in Perth and Kinross on the River Tay: capital of Scotland from the 12th century until the assassination of James I there in 1437. Pop: 44 200 (2009 est)
2. (Placename) a city in SW Australia, capital of Western Australia, on the Swan River: major industrial centre; University of Western Australia (1911). Pop: 1 897 548 (2012)

Perth

(pɜrθ)

n.
1. Also called Perth′shire (-ʃɪər, -ʃər) a historic county in central Scotland.
2. a city in this county: a port on the Tay River. 42,438.
3. the capital of Western Australia, in SW Australia. 1,193,000.
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Noun1.Perth - the state capital of Western AustraliaPerth - the state capital of Western Australia
Western Australia - a state containing the western third of Australia
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com)-- The Legg Calve Perthes Foundation, dedicated to improving research, education, and awareness of Perthes, has added a new Board member this month.
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Volker Perthes is the Director of Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP), the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin.
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Volker Perthes is chairman and director of Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin.
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On September 22 nd , UN chief named heads of the four working groups who are Jan Egeland, Nicolas Michel, Volker Perthes and Birgitta Holst Alani.
Findings like sclerosis, mottled appearance, and perthes like lesion are usually associated with milder symptoms and were most commonly seen in younger age group (11-20 yrs.
Also named was Volker Perthes, a German academic and Syria specialist who will focus on the military and counterterrorism, with the fourth group headed by Sweden's Birgitta Holst Alani, who will lead the group on reconstructing the country.
Taieb Baccouche also took part in a roundtable meeting organised by the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP) hosted by Professor Volker Perthes, Director of the Institute and attended, in particular, by German parliament members and officials of the Federal Chancellery and the Germany Foreign Ministry.