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n.1.An interior corner; a nook; hence, an angular recess or hollow bend in a mountain, river, cliff, or the like.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"Ten years ago," he said, "I occupied a ground-floor apartment in one of a row of houses, all alike, away at the other end of the town, on what we call Rincon Hill.
In the evening we took a ride round the estate: it contained two square leagues and a half, and was situated in what is called a rincon; that is, one side was fronted by the Plata, and the two others guarded by impassable brooks.
Earlier this month the company signed an agreement to acquire Rincon Resources Limited, the holder of 708 square kilometres in WA's Paterson Province.
(NYSE: AVH) (BVC: PFAVH) has announced that its CEO, Hernan Rincon Lema has notified the board of directors that he plans to retire from the Company effective April 30, 2019, the company said.
Avianca Holdings announced that Hernan Rincon Lema has notified the Avianca Holdings board of directors that he plans to retire from the company effective April 30, 2019 after three years serving as the company's Chief Executive Officer.
Rincon, Valenzuela City Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) said.
Rincon is a graduate if the Universidad del Zulia Medical School in Maracaibo, Venezuela in 2008 and completed his residency in internal medicine at Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, NJ in 2015.
WASHINGTON, June 5 (KUNA) -- The US Treasury Department on Tuesday sanctioned Colombian drug cartel run by Pedro Rincon Castillo and several other associates involved in distributing multi-tons of cocaine.
Carrollton, TX, May 03, 2017 --(PR.com)-- El Rincon, a Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar, will host the 1st annual Cinco de Mayo celebration in the downtown square in Carrollton, TX.
Edited by Julio Daniel Dondo Gazzano, Maria Liz Crespo, Andres Cicuttin, and Fernando Rincon Calle
The details came a day after the US Justice Department confirmed that authorities had arrested Roberto Rincon, a Venezuelan citizen who is president of Texas-based Tradequip Services & Marine.