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ho·ra

also ho·rah  (hôr′ə)
n.
A traditional round dance of Romania and Israel.

[Modern Hebrew hōrâ, from Romanian horă, ultimately (perhaps via Bulgarian khoro or Turkish hora) from Modern Greek khorós, round dance (perhaps specifically from its accusative form khoró), from Greek khoros; see gher- in Indo-European roots.]
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hora

(ˈhɔːrə)
n
(Dancing) a traditional Israeli or Romanian circle dance
[from Modern Hebrew hōrāh, from Romanian horǎ, from Turkish]
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ho•ra

(ˈhɔr ə, ˈhoʊr ə)

n.
a traditional Romanian and Israeli round dance.
[1875–80; < Modern Hebrew hōrāh < Romanian horă < Turkish hora]
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Se trata de un cuestionario elaborado para esta investigacion y compuesto por cuatro preguntas acerca de la hora de irse a la cama y las horas de sueno, tanto los dias de colegio como los fines de semana (viernes y sabado).
Adicionalmente, se calculo el nivel equivalente para una (1) hora [L.sub.eqA(1h)] y para cada 15 minutos con tinuos, empezando a determinarlos desde la hora en punto a 15 minutos, de 5 a 20 minutos, de 10 a 25 minutos, y asi sucesivamente hasta el periodo de medicion comprendido entre 45 a 60 minutos, para asi completar una hora de registros.
Sin embargo, en cuanto a la variable carga viral, se encontro una correlacion directa importante, pues se presentaron diferencias estadisticamente significativas para la hora seis en ojo derecho y para las horas doce y seis en ojo izquierdo (ver tabla 1).
Using what it calls "Total Youth Think" techniques, Zero Hora has a 78% percentage rate among young people aged 20 to 29 in its markets and 71% among those aged 15 to 19.