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 (kən-stän′sə, kôn-stän′tsä)
A city of southeast Romania on the Black Sea east of Bucharest. Founded in the sixth century bc as a Greek colony, it is the country's main seaport.
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(Romanian konˈstantsa)
(Placename) a port and resort in SE Romania, on the Black Sea: founded by the Greeks in the 6th century bc and rebuilt by Constantine the Great (4th century); exports petroleum. Pop: 265 000 (2005 est)
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(kɔnˈstɑn tsɑ)

a seaport in SE Romania on the Black Sea. 279,308.
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Constanza Creel, the daughter of the late actress Edith Gonzalez, celebrated her 15 years without her mother but accompanied by her father, Santiago Creel.
She is survived by her husband, Lazo, and daughter Constanza. (ANI)
The Liturgy of the Nails is the work of Constanza of Castile (1354-1394) who was the Abbess of the Royal Dominican Convent in Madrid.
The service, which will be sung in Latin, will also include a read "Collation" in English - a meditation on the theme of the Nails, also written by Constanza.
Beer lovers are expected to flock to the island's premier beer event which opens its doors at the Constanza part of the moat encircling old Nicosia on Friday night.
Eugene (14-8) teed off on Tri-City starter Alex Constanza, who gave up six earned runs, two hits, three walks and three wild pitches in just one-third of an inning.
Unemployed builder Eliot Garrido Guido, 36, from Mexico City hatched his plan when he no longer could stand the fact his banker wife Constanza was earning more than him since he lost his job three months earlier.
The report released at the Presidential Palace highlighted that in the Constanza area alone 1,100 tons of food were lost each week, and restaurants lose a further 20 tons each week.