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BRA

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Brazil. The code is used for transactions to and from Brazilian bank accounts and for international shipping to Brazil. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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Although the detailed description is directed toward a traditional brassiere, the invention is applicable to any breast-covering or -supporting garments including bustier tops, corsets and swim apparel.
The hotels have steam rooms, saunas, spa, pool, gym, bar and brassiere, restaurants and bars.
The brassiere at Malmaison is striking and moody with innovative designs and the use of bold colours and decadent fabrics, seductive and alluring rich leather banquettes and chairs are both comfortable and indulgent.
RTE's Liz Bonnin played MC kicked off the celebrity auction at Brownes Brassiere which included U2 memorabilia and paintings by Guggi and Carmel Mooney.
The brassiere was hoisted by former Stratford mayor Juliet Short and flew from the pole at district council headquarters Elizabeth House, in Church Street, following an idea from campaigners for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
I quote: "The brassiere is divided into two completely separate rooms, one for non-smokers and the other for smokers .
Also on This Day: 1687: Death of Nell Gwynn, mistress of King Charles II, aged 37; 1835: Texas declared its independence of Mexico; 1851: A telegraphic service between London and Paris was started; 1912: Birth of French playwright Eugene Ionesco; 1914: The brassiere patented in the United States by heiress Mary Phelps Jacob; 1936: Edward VIII told Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin he intended to marry twice-divorced Mrs Simpson; 1947: Hugh Dalton, Chancellor of the Exchequer, resigned after admitting he had disclosed tax proposals to a reporter minutes before he presented the Budget; 1987: The first criminal conviction based on genetic fingerprinting led to a rapist being sentenced to eight years at Bristol Crown Court.
Then we should impose a $2 or $3 surcharge tax on every brassiere that is sold in California and use that money to fix all the potholes in the streets.
Others who turn up on Parky's "most dialled" list are comedian Kenny Lynch, the maitre'd of his favourite restaurant Langan's Brassiere, and the musical director of his TV show who describes him as "charming - especially to the ladies".
22 /PRNewswire/ -- Alba-Waldensian (AMEX: AWS), was granted another patent on their seamless knit brassiere technology.
Seven bars and dining outlets tantalize guests' culinary senses, including a fine-dining restaurant, a brassiere serving meals throughout the day, a casual pub, a Champagne lounge, a room to enjoy Le Meridien brand's approach to coffee culture and an outdoor grill.
The affected woman has been refunded by the company for the faulty bikini brassiere.