Nigua


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Ni´gua


n.1.(Zool.) The chigoe.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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By 1520, over twenty sugar mills operated throughout the island in Rio Nigua, La Vega, Haina, Nizao, Ocoa, Azua, San Juan, Cazuy, Puerto Plata, Bonao, Arbol Gordo, and Santo Domingo (Franco 10-11).
In February 2014, cases of a febrile syndrome accompanied by arthralgia were reported in the town of San Gregorio de Nigua in the San Cristobal province of the Dominican Republic.
The top two domestic manufacturers, Industrias Nigua SA and Cesar Iglesias CxA, registered current value sales growth of 5% and 3%, respectively, in 2015.
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