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1. A unit investment trust in which the underlying asset is the Dow Jones Industrial Average. That is, diamonds are shares in a closed-end index fund tracking the DJIA. It is traded on the American Stock Exchange. It operates much like an exchange-traded fund, but, like all unit investment trusts, it has an expiration date, while ETFs do not. Its ticker symbol is DIA.

2. A valuable commodity consisting of very hard gem stones used in jewelry and tools. Diamonds may be traded on any of a number of exchanges. See also: Blood diamonds.


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La duracion media de los cateteres implantados fue de 17,7 [+ o -] 30,8 dias (mediana 8 dias).
Regarding how he manages Croydon Tech City and running another company, Dias said: "I will not lie, CTC does take up quite a lot of our time.
Gilroy names his starting line-up for the fixture this morning and Dias will be hoping a below-par display in last weekend's two point defeat to Down - he struggled to keep tabs on Danny Hughes - doesn't scupper his hopes of playing.
We are a non government organisation (NGO), one of its kind and different from cultural clubs with whom we are often clubbed," Dias added.
Dias said social media outreach is somewhat effective for distributing news about short-term deals.
Observa-se aumento de 92% da biomassa seca, da colheita com 80 dias para a colheita com 100 dias, enquanto que, da colheita de 100 dias para a colheita com 120 dias, houve aumento de 18%, o que mostra uma reducao relativa no acumulo de biomassa seca apos os 100 dias.
For details contact Inacio Dias, Mauricio Pereira, Ambrosio Dias, Lubino Soares and Paul Fernandes, all members of the Doha Goans Sports Club .
Phileleftheros said it was suing Dias and its portal Sigmalive for deliberately installing a double registration software code.
El fundamento de inducir actividad sexual en vacas en anestro mediante el uso de dispositivos intravaginales con progesterona se basa en que al permanecer los mismos colocados durante 7 u 8 dias se generan niveles de progesterona en sangre que imitan la primera fase luteal que se produce luego de ocurrido el parto, la cual es de corta duracion en la mayoria de los casos (10).
com)-- In the October 2010 issue of the STRAT online newsletter, research editor Meredith Dias discusses the possibilities and pitfalls of the mobile and tablet publishing sectors.
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Meanwhile, Cardiff-based, Portuguese artist Natalia Dias has won the Gold Medal for Craft and Design and pounds 3,000.