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Can·di·a 1

A name used by Italian colonizers (13th-17th century) for the island of Crete.

Can·di·a 2

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(Placename) the Italian name for Iráklion
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or He•rak•li•on

(ɪˈræk li ən, -ˈrɑ kli-)
a seaport on the N coast of Crete, in Greece. 243,622. Also called Candia.
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Upon taking the course of the Nautilus, I found that we were going towards Candia, the ancient Isle of Crete.
Synopsis: "When Eagles Soar: From Diagnosis to Death to Open Dialogue" by Candia Sanders is a powerful story of resilience with optimistic chapters exploring expansive spiritual concepts.
The four-star Candia Park Village, just north of the town, provides a laid-back resort experience which feels authentically Greek.
The Egyptian team was about to achieve their first victory but the hosts returned in the game by scoring two goals in the last 3 minutes of the game by Alan De Candia and Joaquin Hernandez to end the game with a 2-2 draw.
De Leon and tricycle driver Carlos Candia tried to help Valle and other workers Ryan Perilla and Louie Celesana but they were also hit by electric shock.
Hersonissos, Greece, June 09, 2018 --( In particular, the volunteer-employees and volunteers-guests of Creta Maris Beach Resort cleaned the Kastri / Creta Maris beach up to the archaeological site "Kastri." The volunteer-employees of Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & SPA proceeded with the cleaning of "Baxedes" beach, while the volunteer-employees and volunteers, guests of Tui Magic Life Candia Maris, cleaned the coastline of Ammoudara in collaboration with the Municipality of Malevizi and other hotels of the area, collecting thereby a total of 50 bags of liter.
Adelaide, Australia, 13 Ramadan 1438 H corresponding to 08 June 2017 SPA-- Saudi Charge d'Affaires in Australia, Mishal bin Hamdan Al-Ruqi, met today Police Chief of Adelaide, Lieutenant General John de Candia. During the meeting, they discussed security aspects for the match between the Saudi and Australian teams at Adelaide International Stadium expected to be attended by more than 40,000 people.
(AP) -- The lack of a single high school class has been a stumbling block for Lyle Candia throughout his career.
To the Editor: In an article that reviews evidence of a plot to use plague to break the siege of Candia during the Venetian-Ottoman War of the 17th century, Dr.
(NASDAQ: CPRT), a global online vehicle auction company, has acquired new location in Candia, New Hampshire.

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