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Perth

 (pûrth)
1. A city of southwest Australia near the Indian Ocean. Founded in 1829, it grew rapidly after the discovery of gold in the region in the 1890s.
2. A town of central Scotland on the Tay River north of Edinburgh. It was the capital of Scotland from the 11th to the mid-15th century.

Perth

(pɜːθ)
n
1. (Placename) a city in central Scotland, in Perth and Kinross on the River Tay: capital of Scotland from the 12th century until the assassination of James I there in 1437. Pop: 44 200 (2009 est)
2. (Placename) a city in SW Australia, capital of Western Australia, on the Swan River: major industrial centre; University of Western Australia (1911). Pop: 1 897 548 (2012)

Perth

(pɜrθ)

n.
1. Also called Perth′shire (-ʃɪər, -ʃər) a historic county in central Scotland.
2. a city in this county: a port on the Tay River. 42,438.
3. the capital of Western Australia, in SW Australia. 1,193,000.
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Noun1.Perth - the state capital of Western AustraliaPerth - the state capital of Western Australia
Western Australia - a state containing the western third of Australia
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Washington, DC, August 29, 2019 --(PR.com)-- On Saturday, October 5th at 8AM CST, the Legg Calve Perthes Foundation, alongside a team of parent volunteers, have partnered with the International Perthes Study Group (IPSG) to host a full day event to discuss the impact of Perthes Disease.
-- Project Syndicate * Volker Perthes is Chairman and Director of Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin.
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Lively Shanice was Staffordshire skipping champion at 13 - but was diagnosed with Perthes Disease after complaining of pain in her legs.
But now the youngster - a big Birmingham City fan - has been forced to give up the sport after being diagnosed with Perthes disease, which affects the blood supply to the femur bone, causing it to die.
But the youngster, from Hamilton, was forced to give up in 2012 after being diagnosed with Perthes disease - where the cells in the ball and socket joint in his hip had died and become flat.
Volker Perthes is the Director of Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP), the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, Berlin.
There are documented cases of Perthes in young adolescents, but the majority of Perthes cases occur in ages 4-8.
The Pyle Primary School pupil has bilateral Perthes' disease, a rare condition which disrupts the blood supply to both femurs and affects their development.
"But I had some pains in my leg and found out it was Perthes disease and they told me I could never do high-impact sports again.