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GUM

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Guam. The code is used for transactions to and from Guamanian bank accounts and for international shipping to Guam. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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Three thousand years ago, the Egyptians already ate Acacia Gum and used it to ensure the bandages on mummies stuck fast.
The gum we chew today is not the same gum the Pilgrims or the Maya enjoyed.
Three of the factors popping gum's bubble, Nicholas said, are loss of appetite among youth, consumer distaste for artificial ingredients contained in most gum, and overblown brand and flavour extensions:
The Gum Guardians is an alliance of dental professionals - a dentist, oral health scientist, periodontist, oral surgeon and dental hygienist - who want to raise awareness about the vital role of our gums in our overall health.
Joy Adams, Coventry's principal environmental health officer, said: "We haven't caught anyone spitting out chewing gum.
The president) issued a republican decree ending the monopoly of the gum arabic commodity and the liberalization of its production, trade and export," the SUNA news agency reported late on Thursday.
It is in stark contrast to research which has shown that chewing gum can aid weight loss in a positive way - the Wrigley company, which makes chewing gum, said it could help reduce the urge to snack and mindlessly munch throughout the day.
Middlesbrough is one of 16 councils nationwide - and the only one in the North-east - chosen by the Chewing Gum Action Group headed by the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to run the campaign.
If you're already a gum fan, that's probably welcome news.
The council is providing 15 special "gum bins" at selected locations in Alnwick and Amble to encourage people to dispose of their gum sensibly.
In tests, the researchers used xantham gum, with an intrinsic viscosity of 112.