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sal·to

 (sôl′tō)
n. pl. sal·tos
A somersault.

[Italian, jump, from Old Italian, from Latin saltus; see somersault.]

Salto

(Spanish ˈsalto)
n
(Placename) a port in NW Uruguay, on the Uruguay River. It is Uruguay's second largest city. Pop: 105 000 (2005 est)
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The second presented method is designed to investigate the difference between the annually optimal SALTO solution and a model predictive control (MPC) strategy with a receding control horizon of one week.
She told me, 'You're going to have to go now' and then put me on a bus back to Salto.
El Salto is now the largest distribution substation in Chile capable of servicing nearly four million residents which will benefit Santiago, Las Condes, Vitacura, Lo Barnechea, Providencia and other municipalities.
Along with Nero, LMFAO and Kevin Saunderson and his Inner City crew, live acts will also be presented by Goldfish, Gregor Salto and Skunk Anansie's singer Skin, Kraak & Smaak and Elektro Guzzi.
Minas GerMs: Santa Maria do Salto, Distrito de Talisma, Fazenda Duas Barras, 16[degrees] 24' 16" S, 40[degrees] 03' 27" W, 09 Mar 2004, A.
I'm all for not cluttering up packaging with too much information, but on this occasion, a bit of info would have been helpful, especially as the Salto website isn't easy to navigate.
He also discusses his experiences teaching a course in Morelia, Michoaca; a trip to El Salto, Jalisco; his own family history and migration from Missouri; and the parallel between Mexican migrants and hillbillies from the Ozarks.
Among those arrested was Ascencion Sepulveda Salto, also known as "El Gato", believed to be a powerful cartel lieutenant in Guerrero state.
His other films include China is Near (1967), Sbatti il mostro in prima pagina (1972), Salto nel Vuoto (1980), Henry IV (1984), Il diavolo in corpo (Devil in the Flesh 1986), L'ora di religione (My Mother's Smile, 2002).
But it is just below Guadalajara, near the famous waterfall of El Salto, that the contamination reaches epic proportions.
Bradt had previously set a record in 2007 when he took a kayak over the 107-ft Alexandra Falls in Canada, but his feat was surpassed by a Brazilian rival went down 127-ft Salto Bello falls in Brazil.