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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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Because of the history of the colonies which united to form the Dominion of Canada, two of the primary values reflected in the Constitution Act, 1867ate loyalty to the United Kingdom and respect for .
It should also be noted that, while early Canada demonstrated only minimal potential implementation barriers of the type identified by Luder (1992), the jurisdiction was in the midst of tumultuous circumstances surrounding the formation of the Dominion of Canada from the Province of Canada and two other British North American provinces.
And the Dominion of Canada had acquired at least a rudimentary military system of its own.
A motion has been introduced into British Columbia's Legislative Council promoting the union of the colony with the Dominion of Canada.
Former King's Cross shedmaster Peter Townend, who travelled more than 300 miles to visit the famous Mallard's <Bsister trains Dwight D Eisenhower and Dominion of Canada before they leave the country
Yet the Dominion of Canada into which I was born has been altered beyond recognition.
agreed to acquire The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Co.
11 June 2013 a[euro]" US general insurer The Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) said it had reached an agreement to buy The Dominion of Canada General Insurance Co from E-L Financial Corp Ltd (TSE:ELF) for about USD1.
BRITISH streamlined locomotives Dominion of Canada and Dwight D Eisenhower - two of six remaining "sisters" of legendary world steam speed record holder Mallard - arrived in Liverpool yesterday after nearly half a century in north American museums.
If returning to the Royal moniker gives us pride in our past, perhaps we should go all the way and reinstate the Union Jack and the name Dominion of Canada, after all that was part of our glorious past as well.
33) Dominion of Canada, Annual Report of the Department of Indian Affairs for the Year Ended 31st December 1892 (http://www.
Although the Red River Settlement was resurveyed by Dominion of Canada surveyors in the 1870s, Taylor's system and pattern still form the basis for Winnipeg's legal land descriptions.

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