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A Portuguese measure of liquid volume approximately equivalent to 1.4 liters. It became obsolete after Lusophone countries adopted the metric system in the 19th century.
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Table 3 shows the risk exposures and behaviours of homestay, immigrant and Canadian-born East Asian youth in four areas: sexual behaviours, substance abuse, abuse history, and health status.
At the opposite extreme, East Asians (both Canadian-born and immigrant) are least likely to curtail their education at a secondary school level (< 20 percent), and most likely to have university as their destination (at least two-thirds).
were significantly more likely than Canadian-born women to score 10, the highest for the risk of PPD; and
49) The same principle should hold true for both English-speaking churches with a Chinese ministry to new immigrants and the Chinese-speaking churches with an English ministry to the Canadian-born second-generation offspring.
During the same period earnings among Canadian-born working full-time full years rose by 10% for men, and 11% for women.
A number of Canadian-born actors also made films with the great director.
But, as on several previous occasions, the Canadian-born, U.
For a long time, the story was the same: immigrants arriving in Canada tended to earn more than Canadian-born workers and, over time, the gap grew wider.
As I wrote this review, the Canadian-born comedian Jim Carrey applied for U.
1, Canadian-born Linda Crompton became president and CEO of The Investor Responsibility Research Center, or IRRC, an investor research group specializing in corporate social responsibility in Washington, D.
The Canadian-born left-hander powered his way into a one-set lead but eventually went down 3-6 7-6 (8-6) 7-6 (10-8) to the American.
Despite the pressures of being our first out lesbian sex symbol, the Canadian-born chanteuse has insisted on following her own individual path, whether it's speaking up for animal rights, helping to produce the latest CD by the Murmurs--the up-and-coming punk duo starring lang's partner, Leisha Hailey--or recording her own new CD, Invincible Summer, due out in June.

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