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A·gul·has

 (ə-gŭl′əs), Cape
A rugged headland of South Africa, the southernmost point of Africa. Its meridian, longitude 20° east, marks the division between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans.
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Agulhas

(əˈɡʌləs)
n
(Placename) Cape Agulhas a headland in South Africa, the southernmost point of the African continent
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A•gul•has

(əˈgʌl əs)

n.
Cape, the southernmost point of Africa.
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His mightiness was sometimes very overwhelming; but even when you had to defy him openly, as on the banks of the Agulhas homeward bound from the East Indies, or on the outward passage round the Horn, he struck at you fairly his stinging blows (full in the face, too), and it was your business not to get too much staggered.
Area A includes the Metropolitan and Local Municipality of Bergrivier, Breede Valley, Buffalo City, Cape Agulhas, Cederberg, City of Cape Town, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, City of Tshwane, Drakenstein, Ekurhuleni, Emalahleni, Emfuleni, Ethekwini Metropolitan Unicity, Gamagara, George, Hibiscus Coast, Karoo Hoogland, Kgatelopele, //Khara Hais, Knysna, Kungwini, Kouga, Hessequa Local Authority, Lesedi, Makana, Mangaung, Matzikama, Metsimaholo, Middelburg (Mpumalanga), Midvaal, Mngeni, Mogale, Mosselbaai, Msunduzi, Mtubatuba, Nama Khoi, Nelson Mandela, Nokeng tsa Taemane, Oudtshoorn, Overstrand, Plettenbergbaai, Potchefstroom, Randfontein, Richtersveld, Saldanha Bay, Sol Plaatjie, Stellenbosch, Swartland, Swellendam, Theewaterskloof, Umdoni, uMhlathuze and Witzenberg.
Nicole descreve e caracteriza um ambiente muitas vezes negligenciado em sua importancia e manifesta a partir dele um novo tipo de realidade epistemologica e metodologica: uma reconfiguracao da visao de mundo social atraves do sofrimento e que finalmente traz novo foco sobre as causas e os efeitos do comportamento no problema do compartilhamento de agulhas.
Yet the story finds a happy ending at the most southern part of Africa Cape Agulhas. From there, the travellers moved to Cape Town and prior to getting on board a plane to Europe, they loaded their Pioneers into a shipping container.
That distinction belongs to Cape Agulhas. We went to both Capes.
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Operating from South African icebreaker the SA Agulhas II, the team's plan is to put down an autonomous underwater vehicle to map the seafloor over a 45-hour period.
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Of German and Italian descent, the 63-year-old former Army captain went to Academia Militar das Agulhas Negras, a military school that is Brazil's equivalent to West Point.