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 (dē′əs, -əsh), Bartolomeu 1450?-1500.
Portuguese navigator who was the first to round the Cape of Good Hope. Because of storms he did not actually sight it until the return leg of his voyage (May 1488).
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(Biography) Bartholomeu (ˌbərtuluˈmeu). ?1450–1500, Portuguese navigator who discovered the sea route from Europe to the East via the Cape of Good Hope (1488)
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(ˈdi əs, -əʃ)

Bartholomeu, c1450–1500, Portuguese navigator: discovered Cape of Good Hope.
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Noun1.Dias - Portuguese explorer who in 1488 was the first European to get round the Cape of Good Hope (thus establishing a sea route from the Atlantic to Asia) (1450-1500)
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And according to Hesiod, Pleisthenes was a son of Atreus and Aerope, and Agamemnon, Menelaus and Anaxibia were the children of Pleisthenes and Cleolla the daughter of Dias.
The Express & Star understands Wolves are in a great position to land Cutrone, though a move for Dias would prove a more audacious swoop.
The situation with the Frenchman has made centre-back a pressing concern for Unai Emery, who had Dias on his shortlist of potential targets at the start of the transfer window.
On Thursday, news surfaced online that Dias had sought views of his supporters on whether he should quit the Congress and join the BJP for the development of his area.
Dias did not hesitate to point out the historical links that transpired between the Philippines and his country half a millennium ago, when a fellow Portuguese, sailing under the Spanish flag, planted a lasting European influence in our soil.
Before landing at Hearts & Science, Dias was at 360i, where she particularly enjoyed working on Spotify, which she called "an important step in my career" because it was such a large global account.
According to Worth, Dias told him that he was commissioned to do the artwork 'at the last minute' and that he had to work over the weekend to finish on time.
portfolio is rapidly evolving, says Dias, with multiple products expected to be
Dias' cause of death is currently unknown, however, (http://www.tmz.com/2017/06/07/danny-dias-dead-road-rules-drug-overdose/) TMZ reported that he died from a possible suicide.
Scholastic (Nasdaq:SCHL), a children's publishing, education and media company, announced on Thursday the acquisition of world rights to an activism book written by Marley Dias, a 12 year-old social activist behind #1000BlackGirlBooks, an international movement to collect and donate children's books that feature Black girls as the lead character.
Todos os produtos foram aplicados no volume de calda de 100 L [ha.sup.-1], aos 75 dias (pre-amolecimento), 95 dias (dez dias antes da colheita) e aos 103 dias (dois dias antes da colheita).