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ma·sa

 (mä′sə)
n.
Dough made of dried corn that has been soaked in limewater then rinsed and ground, used especially in tortillas and tamales.

[American Spanish, from Spanish, dough, from Old Spanish, from Latin massa, mass, dough; see mass.]

masa

(ˈmæsə)
n
(Cookery) Mexican cookery a type of dough made from maize and used to make tamales, tortillas, etc.
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Noun1.Masa - an independent group of closely related Chadic languages spoken in the area between the Biu-Mandara and East Chadic languages
Chadic, Chadic language, Chad - a family of Afroasiatic tonal languages (mostly two tones) spoken in the regions west and south of Lake Chad in north central Africa
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Se procedio al analisis de tablas y graficos con datos acerca de la capacidad para disipar energia, y desarrollo de masa corporal para diferentes especies.
En este contexto, estudios realizados de esta interaccion con gases presentes en el aire muestran que podrian surgir diferencias de masa del orden de decenas de microgramos en patrones de 1 kg en intervalos anuales (Davidson, 2003).
Recordarla es fundamental, pues, como veremos, los cambios, "presentados como notacionales" parecen ahincar en la vision clasica uno de los conceptos importantes de la fisica relativista: el concepto de masa.
Paul Bonesteel, who wrote and directed a fine 2002 documentary of Masa's life called The Mystery of George Masa, gives some sense of the burdens Masa bore and the often trail-less terrain he traversed during the decade-and-a-half or so he roamed the wilderness.
In addition, to celebrate Masa's 28th anniversary, the cost of viewing trips has been slashed to just pounds 28 per couple, which includes two nights and three days with a dedicated property adviser.
El amplio margen de masa corporal en los perros (Canis familiaris) ha llamado la atencion de numerosos investigadores, quienes se han interesado por evaluar las potenciales consecuencias fisiologicas que esta variacion representa [14].
Masa said there already existing buying stations in Norala town, which is considered as the province's rice granary.
Masa raises dizzying amounts of capital in a very short period of time -- famously, Mohammad bin Salman, the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, committed $45 billion to Masa's first Vision Fund after a 45-minute meeting -- and commits it almost as quickly.
The second of its kind to be held this year, the MASA 19.2 focuses on building interoperability and enhancing the capabilities of both the AFP and US armed forces.
Especificamente los movimientos en masa provocados por lluvias son una de las causas mas frecuentes de desastres por fenomenos naturales en los paises tropicales y montanosos de la region circumpacifica [4],[5].
El diseno del modelo matematico tiene como variables de entrada las tensiones aplicadas a los servomotores y las variables de salida corresponden a los valores de posicion del centro de masa del robot representada en coordenadas (x,y).
But unlike Alsa Masa, CMP volunteers will remain unarmed, Carranza said.