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duro

(ˈdʊərəʊ)
n, pl -ros
(Currencies) the silver peso of Spain or Spanish America
[from Spanish, shortened from peso duro hard peso, ultimately from Latin dūrus hard]

du•ro

(ˈdʊər oʊ)

n., pl. -ros.
a former coin of Spain or Spanish America.
[1825–35; < Sp, short for peso duro hard piastre]
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There was no indication of Bara, the deer, or Horta, the boar, or of Gorgo, the buffalo, Buto, Tantor, or Duro.
He found pleasure in watching the ungainly antics of Duro, the hippopotamus, and keen sport in tormenting the sluggish crocodile, Gimla, as he basked in the sun.
De Leon, Chairman & CEO of Triton Duro and President of Zip Tool & Die, Inc.
The simple handyman's life Duro leads doesn't interfere with his compulsion to relive the past.
O crescimento harmonico da face e o desenvolvimento adequado das funcoes de respiracao, succao, mastigacao, degluticao e fala dependem do equilibrio do palato duro com as demais estruturas do sistema sensorio-motor-oral [3,6,7], pois os tecidos duros estao intimamente relacionados a funcao [8,9].
This accolade is testimony to the global appeal and style of the Duro DZ and the Rodeo RZ," said P S Ashok, Senior Vice President and Head (R&D and Pune Operations), Mahindra Two Wheelers.
Um dos estudos existentes (5) analisa o comportamento do atrito e do desgaste em amostras de aco ferramenta AISI HI3 apresentando, para efeito comparativo, ensaios em amostras revestidas com cromo duro e em amostras sem revestimentos.
El maiz amarillo duro representa un caso especial, debido a que la demanda local se encuentra cubierta en un 40% por produccion local, mientras que el 60% restante es importado (Minam 2011).
MAHINDRA Two Wheelers ( formerly Kinetic Two Wheelers), the twowheeler arm of automaker Mahindra and Mahindra ( M& M), on Thursday expanded its portfolio of gearless scooters with the launch of two models -- Rodeo and Duro.
Suponemos que el valor minimo de desercion de los miembros del nucleo duro es infinito.
Sin embargo, si usted almacena una gran cantidad de informacion en su computadora lo que requiere es una unidad de disco duro externo, de la maxima capacidad que pueda comprar.