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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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17) For example, a report on the intergenerational mobility of the children of immigrants indicated how the incomes of Canadian-born children of Portuguese immigrants have failed to improve from those of their fathers, while the earnings of children of many other recent immigrant groups (although not all) had significantly bettered: Abdurrahman Aydemir, Wen-Hao Chen & Miles Corak, Intergenerational Earnings Mobility among the Children of Immigrants (Ottawa: Statistics Canada, Analytical Studies Branch, Family and Labour Studies Division (Catalogue no.
Most homestay students were older on average than immigrant or Canadian-born youth and spoke a language other than English at home (p<0.
For example, for Canadian-born individuals whose birth dates are before May 24, 1934, the only requirement is that the U.
Even among visible minorities, recent immigrants appear to value education more than those where both the students and their parents are Canadian-born (Smith, Schneider, and Ruck 2005).
The research team interviewed refugee and nonrefugee immigrants, asylum-seekers, and Canadian-born new mothers for depression, social support, interpersonal violence, and demographic information.
In nine short stories, Chinese Canadian teen characters--boys, girls, Canadian-born, newly immigrated--provide an elegantly diversified sense of what coming of age can mean to those who are bicultural.
Mr Straker and his wife Canadian-born Elspeth(CORR), 56, are coping with the news their son, Pete, 31, has also been struck down with the disease.
Canadian-born Aszure Barton, 30, has been a practicing choreographer for almost her entire life.
In this regard, there are more Canadian-born "foreigners" among us than those from other countries.
beef products in December after halting the imports two years ago after the discovery of mad cow disease in a Canadian-born cow in Washington state.
The Canadian-born Devils captain, who has played in Britain for the last five years, will talk to Nottingham Panthers coach Mike Blaisdell as the pair are close friends, but it looks certain he will opt for a return to South Wales.
Canadian-born Boulanger, 37, was riding in the $100,000 Mac Diarmida Handicap when his horse, In Hand, broke down approaching the far turn of the turf race.

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