Leiviska

Leiviska

A Finnish unit of weight approximately equivalent to 8.5 kilograms. It became obsolete when Finland adopted the metric system in 1880.
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It is important that the building is accessible to all and people will be able to think that the building belongs to the community,' says architect Timo Leiviska from Lukkaroinen Architects.
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Leiviska, "Parameter identification in the activated sludge process," Chemical Engineering Transctions, vol.
Leiviska, "Prediction of residual stresses using partial least squares regression on barkhausen noise signals," Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, vol.
Drawing on Gadamer's work, Anniina Leiviska writes that "prejudices are the guiding presuppositions that allow different objects of understanding to appear as meaningful in the first place, and therefore are not positive or negative per se, but rather inevitably involved in all understanding" (584).
Authors of articles: Joonas Ahola, Frog, Clive Tolley, Ville Laakso, Samuli Helama, Tuukka Talvio, Sirpa Aalto, Petri Kallio, Jukka Korpela, Mervi Koskela Vasaru, Jari-Matti Kuusela, Teija Alenius, Matti Leiviska, Denis Kuzmin, Lassi Heininen, Sami Raninen, Anna Wessman, Elina Salmela, Kaisa Hakkinen, Johan Schalin.
Elizabeth Leiviska is the content and production manager for the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities.
The 39-year-old LMFAO singer, whose real name is Stefan Kendal Gordy, is the son of Motown Record Company founder Berry Gordy Jr and writer-producer Nancy Leiviska. As half-black and half-white kid growing up in California, he was often called names like the sandwich biscuit Oreo.