Braca


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Braca

A Portuguese measure of length approximately equivalent to 2.2 meters. It became obsolete after Lusophone countries adopted the metric system in the 19th century.
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With Braca's appointment, the company has increased the number of independent directors from two in 2015 to seven.
Individuals who have a family history of cancer are encouraged to screen and test for BRACA I and II genetic mutations.
A strategy for the control of stink bugs is the use of plant extracts with potential insecticides, such as species oi Annona which are rich in acetogenins with insecticide activity confirmed for Ti braca limbativentris Stal, 1860 (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) (Krinski and Massaroli 2014); Dichelops melacanthus Dallas, 1851 (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) (Souza et al.
"Japan's food and beverage companies are highly innovative, so they expect nothing less than world-class experts to help them create new products," said Joan Braca, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Asia-Pacific.
Odnosom rjecotvorja i oblikoslovlja (13) odavno se bave jezikoslovci, katkad ga je tesko rijesiti, ali ima vrlo jednostavnih primjera koji ne bi trebali stvarati probleme kao sto je lisce ili imenica braca koja je nova rijec u odnosu na brat, a ne njezin oblik, mnozina, kako ju uporno neki hrvatski jezikoslovci (Markovic 2012: 307, Aleric i Gazdic-Aleric 2013: 159) tumace.
Enrique also said that he is hoping that the seniors at Braca would pressurize him everyday to compete for titles, as the Catalan team narrowly missed out on the Spanish league trophy in a 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid on May 17 to end their first season without a major trophy in six years, the report added.
"CFOs feel better equipped to manage risk, which will enable them to take a more active approach to investing and expansion, even if the economy improves at a slower pace than we'd like," said Greg Braca, executive vice president and head of corporate and specialty banking at TD Bank.
Ciric & Sons, which acquired Ekonomija in 2011, also stands out, as well as Veliki Braca from Vlajkovac.Slightly lower profitability in 2011 was recorded by the manufacturers of animal feed.
BRACA (bra-h) refers to BRACAnalysis, Myriad Genetics' test for BRCA1 and BRCA2.
"I have been a Braca player for a long time and I'm very thankful to Barca because they gave me a chance to realise my dream.
The free radical scavenging activity of the extract, based on the scavenging activity of the stable 1.1- diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) free radical was determined by the method described by Braca et al.