Aosta


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Aosta

(Italian aˈɔsta)
n
(Placename) a town in NW Italy, capital of Valle d'Aosta region: Roman remains. Pop: 34 062 (2001)
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At some very remote period the Valley of Aosta was occupied by a vast glacier, which flowed down its entire length from Mont Blanc to the plain of Piedmont, remained stationary, or nearly so, at its mouth for many centuries, and deposited there enormous masses of debris.
At the mouth of the Valley of Aosta, the thickness of the glacier must have been at least TWO THOUSAND feet, and its width, at that part, FIVE MILES AND A QUARTER.
Contract award notice: Open telematic procedure for the assignment of the assisted escort service within the "umberto parini" hospital garrison in aosta
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SICPA, in collaboration with the autonomous region of the Aosta Valley and EXPO VDA, presented the pilot project Authentication and Traceability of Protected Designation of Origin Products of the Aosta Valley.
And yet, for all nature's magnifi-cence in the Aosta Valley, in the Western Alps, there is only one thought in my head: "I really, really want another hot chocolate.
Shay Casey was climbing with a group of friends in the Aosta region of the Italian Alps when the avalanche struck last Thursday.
Shay Casey was climbing with friends in the Aosta region when tragedy struck on ursday afternoon.
The supermarkets to be acquired are located in three regions in northern Italy, including Lombardy, Liguria and the Aosta Valley, and generated 2013 net sales of some EUR300m (USD410m), according to the buyer's statement.
Uill, chan e fear ur ach fear cho aosta ri na coilltean a tha timcheall orm an seo ann am Bellac.
The man went to hospital but police chief Delfino Viglione, based in the Italian city of Aosta, said: "He'll walk away in one piece.