Chiclayo


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Chi·cla·yo

 (chĭ-klä′yō, chē-)
A city of northwest Peru north-northwest of Lima. Situated on the coastal desert between the Andes and the Pacific Ocean, the city may go years at a time without rainfall.

Chiclayo

(Spanish tʃiˈklajo)
n
(Placename) a city in NW Peru. Pop: 434 000 (2005 est)

Chi•cla•yo

(tʃɪˈklɑ yoʊ)

n.
a city in NW Peru. 411,536.
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Un problema particular en el caso de Chiclayo constituyen las tres acequias (Cois, Pulen y Yortuque) que atraviesan la ciudad y que se han convertido en un verdadero foco de contaminacion ambiental (ver Mapa 5).
It is also planned to increase domestic destinations to include Tacna, Chiclayo and Trujillo, and plans exist to extend International South American services to Argentina, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador.
Additional cases of gastroenteritis have been reported from the cities of Chimbote, Piura, Trujillo, and Chiclayo along the northern coast of Peru.
CHICLAYO, Peru -- CompTIA, in cooperation with the International Trade Administration, hosted a seminar for small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) at the Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation Ministerial in Chiclayo, Peru, today.
The 3 blocs range the provincial coasts of Chiclayo, Chepn, Pacasmayo, Ascope, Trujillo, and Viru.
Martin Vinces Arbulu, El sistema matrimonial peruano: evolucion y perspectivas de futuro, USAT, Chiclayo 2016, 245 pp.
En tres colegios de Chiclayo se determino que la prevalencia de obesidad en ninos de siete a nueve anos es 16,3% y de sobrepeso 22,1% (4).
In the last week, around 260 dolphins were found in Chiclayo, nearly 500 miles north of Lima.
Comparando las cifras de especies medicinales expendidas en otros mercados peruanos, podemos citar una realizada en el norte del Peru, en dos mercados mayoristas, el de Hermelindas en Chiclayo y Moshoqueque en Chiclayo, donde se reportan cerca de 400 especies (Bussmann et al.
The recent inaugurated Museo de Sitio Huaca Rajada Sipn placed in 28 kilometers of Chiclayo received more than 1,300 visits.
Supporters participated in a large national mobilization on June 11 that included marches in Lima and the cities of Arequipa, Cusco, Chiclayo, and Yurimaguas.
The trial included two marginalized subpopulations identified from 20 low-income urban communities in three coastal cities in Peru (20): Chiclayo, Lima, and Trujillo.