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 (pə-lō′təs, pĭ-lô′täs)
A city of southern Brazil on a lagoon south-southwest of Pôrto Alegre. It is a major producer of dried beef.
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(Portuguese peˈlɔtas)
(Placename) a port in S Brazil, in Rio Grande do Sul on the Canal de São Gonçalo. Pop: 323 000 (2005 est)
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(pəˈloʊ təs)

a city in S Brazil. 197,092.
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In the Laboratory of Propagation of Fruit Plants of the Department of Phytotechnology of the Eliseu Maciel School of Agronomy of the Federal University of Pelotas, we have sought to research micropropagation and minipropagation allied to the clonal gardens kept in a protected place, reducing the physical space and improving, mainly, the crop protection control.
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minuta were collected in full bloom in two distinct locations, in Cangugu, RS, Brazil, at coordinates 31[degrees] 26' 36" S 52[degrees] 38' 19" W (Location 1) and in Pelotas, RS, Brazil, at coordinates 31[degrees] 37' 22" S 52[degrees] 31' 32"W (Location 2).
Na cidade de Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul no ano de 2010, um estudo que entrevistou 2.448 individuos constatou que 21,7% dos homens e 29,2% das mulheres caracterizavam-se como obesos (indice de massa corporal > 30kg/m2) (Linhares e colaboradores, 2012).
The biological assay was carried out with 24 Wistar/UFPel strain rats (male, adults), provided by the Bioterio Central da Universidade Federal de Pelotas (Central Vivarium of the Federal University of Pelotas).
As duas obras sao abordadas levando em consideracao a relacao estabelecida entre o objeto e o gesto de uso levando em consideracoes algumas premissas: a relacao do objeto antigo com a sua tradicao simbolica na uma cultura local social e economica na cidade de Pelotas, no interior do Rio Grande do Sul, local onde reside a artista.