quina


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quina

(ˈkiːnə) or

quinaquina

n
1. (Plants) the cinchona tree
2. (Forestry) cinchona bark
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(39) Tradicionalmente se ha dicho "comisionado para el acopio de la quina"; este error procede de la lectura sin verificacion de una declaracion del 14 de septiembre de 1784 donde Francisco Bianchi, apoderado de Lopez Ruiz, se refiere al "comisionado por Su Magestad para varios asuntos de su real servicio en este Nuevo Reino de Granada, especialmente para los acopios de quina por cuenta de la Real Hacienda".
He was finally beaten three minutes later when Domingos Quina curled in a fine effort and it was game over in 55 minutes when Gomes headed home.
211-246) un extenso informe sobre la naturaleza y las propiedades curativas del arbol de la Quina, de sus variedades, sus cualidades y los efectos de cada una de ellas sobre el organismo.
Ronalyn Quina, the group's administrator in Abu Dhabi, told Gulf News: "Just because we're living abroad doesn't mean we don't care about what's happening in the country.
Salinas viewed La Quina as a potential obstacle to implementing free-market reforms that would allow some private participation in the state-run oil company PEMEX (SourceMex, Feb.
El desarrollo de dos de estos productos, la quina y el caucho, son el tema principal de la tercera parte.
The bone was first discovered in 1926 at the La Quina site, a former rock shelter at the foot of a limestone cliff flanking the left bank of the Voultron River in southwest France.
Hotel 2008 2009 % change 1 Doubletree Guest Suites $46,000 $457,200 893.9% 2 Hilton Garden Inn $571,900 $440,900 -22.9% 3 La Quina Inn & Suites $348,400 $311,800 -10.5% 4 Courtyard by Marriott $354,549 $295,743 -16.6% 5 Springhill Suites $250,900 $231,200 -7.9% 6 Clarion Hotel $274,728 $199,621 -27.3% 7 Comfort Suites $224,200 $191,800 -14.5% 8 Holiday Inn Express $248,900 $174,700 -29.8% 9 Towne Place Suites $86,858 $170,321 9610.0% 10 Best Western Castlerock $126,400 $126,100 -0.2% Top 10 Totals $2,532,835 $2,599,385 2.6% Overall Totals $3,433,905 $3,466,834 1.0% Source: Bentonville Convention and Visitors Bureau