quintan


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quintan

(ˈkwɪntən)
adj
(Pathology) (of a fever) occurring every fourth day
[C17: from Latin febris quintāna fever occurring every fifth day, reckoned inclusively]
Translations

quin·tan

n. quintana, fiebre recurrente cada cinco días.
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Caption: Bill Quintan, far right, president of s Evesource's New Hampshire operations, speaks during a hearing held by the state's Site Evaluation Committee in April.
9) Quintan Wiktorowicz, Radical Islam Rising: Muslim Extremism in the West (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005), p.
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De todo el pais, solo 10 entidades han dejado saldo blanco al Ejercito: Aguascalientes, Baja California Sur, Campeche, Chiapas, Distrito Federal, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintan Roo, Tlaxcala y Yucatan.
Mexico no es la excepcion, los partidos politicos han abusado del sectarismo, del verticalismo y algunos hasta de la corrupcion; sus dirigencias y comites centrales se han convertido en verdaderas camarillas cerradas, que entienden a la disciplina partidaria como la sumision abyecta: si el ciudadano no esta cerca de estos grupusculos no tiene ninguna posibilidad de obtener candidatura alguna; agregado a esto, los gobernadores de los estados ejercen poderes virreinales, ponen y quintan candidatos, influyen en el proceso electoral y, lo mas grave, generalmente se equivocan, especialmente en su propia sucesion, pues cada dia la calidad de los gobernadores responde al principio de Peter, claro esta que con notorias excepciones.
Quintan Ana Wikswo's projects integrate her original literature, visual art, and performance.
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This memorable work of graphic nonfiction began in 2007 as Lila Quintan Weaver's senior project to help finish an external degree in interdisciplinary studies at the New College of University of Alabama, her Phi Kappa Phi chapter.
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