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 (vĭ-tôr′ē-ə, bē-tō′ryä)
A city of north-central Spain south-southeast of Bilbao. Probably founded by the Visigoths in the sixth century ad, it is a manufacturing and processing center.


 (vĭ-tôr′ē-ə, -tō′ryä)
A city of eastern Brazil on the Atlantic Ocean northeast of Rio de Janeiro. It was founded in 1535 and is now a major shipping and processing center.


(Spanish biˈtorja)
(Placename) a city in NE Spain: scene of Wellington's decisive victory (1813) over Napoleon's forces in the Peninsular War. Pop: 223 257 (2003 est). Official name (including the Basque name): Vitoria-Gasteiz


(Spanish biˈtorja)
(Biography) Francisco de. ?1486–1546, Spanish theologian, sometimes considered the father of international law. He criticized Spanish colonial policy in the New World and argued that war was only defensible in certain strictly defined circumstances


(vɪˈtɔːrɪə; Portuguese viˈtɔrja)
(Placename) a port in E Brazil, capital of Espírito Santo state, on an island in the Bay of Espírito Santo. Pop: 1 602 000 (2005 est)


(vɪˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-)

a city in N Spain. 207,501.


(vɪˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-)

the capital of Espírito Santo, in E Brazil. 144,143.
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Some 80 to 90 per cent of the brown howler monkeys are infected or have already died," said Sergio Mendes at the Federal University of EspAaAaAeA rito Santo in Vitoria, Brazil, according to the New Scienti (https://www.
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This was a retrospective cohort study of HIV-1 infected adult patients (18 years and older) attending an AIDS outpatient clinic at a University Hospital in Vitoria, Brazil, between January 2008 and May 2011.
floryae and the specimens are deposited in the Entomological Collection of the Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo, Vitoria, Brazil.
Described as an annual celebration of music, art and creative communities in Birmingham and Brazil, Espirito Brum is the first and only UK edition of Espirito Mundo, a music and arts festival that takes place in Vitoria, Brazil.
Asiaflex Products is reportedly the first flexible pipe manufacturing facility in Asia Pacific and Technip's third after its existing plants in Le Trait, France and Vitoria, Brazil.
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Maria, from Vitoria, Brazil, had been missing for two weeks when her sister wrongly identified the body of a young woman as being her.
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The pipeline spools will be welded and prepared at the Subsea 7 base in near Vitoria, Brazil.