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cistern

A container for the collection of rainwater. Many historic homes had gutters and downspouts that routed all water into a cistern beneath the house to be used as a water source for cooking,cleaning,and in the event of fire.

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(10) reported that the needle interruption of the cisterna chyli with subsequent resolution of the chylous fistula is successful in 50% of cases.
El libro de Cisterna Jara aborda la figura de la "autora profesional", aquel grupo de autoras latinoamericanas que representaron en su momento la experiencia del sujeto femenino en los espacios tanto publicos como privados, problematizando esta separacion.
Leyenda: El robot se sumerge eri la cisterna, hace el diagnostico y procede a la limpieza.
Post natal neuro-imaging confirmation is required for all fetuses with mega cisterna magna on fetal sonography.
Using an integral automatic centimeter ruler, the following measures were taken: The distance from skin to the posterior wall of cisterna magna and the depth of the cisterna magna, from the inner line of the posterior wall of cisterna magna to gracile tubercle.{Figure 1}
Mega cistern Magna: Mega cisterna magna represents the mildest end of Dandy Walker spectrum.
En total, acarrea agua a pie y sus integrantes realizan entre dos y tres viajes por dia, con la participacion de la madre, el padre, los hijos, los nietos y los abuelos, el 32% de las familias; usa como medio transporte el burro u otro animal de carga y realiza entre uno y cuatro viajes al dia el 78,1%; acarrea agua en camioneta y realiza entre uno y hasta cinco viajes semanales el 23,7%; y compra agua de camion cisterna o pipa el 27,8%.
Cisterna has previously worked with national real estate capital advisory firm, Johnson Capital, where he most recently served as senior vice president and co-head of the firm's Opportunistic Finance division, which provides investment banking services and structured finance solutions for residential buy-to-rent investors.
La Cisterna de la Basilica fue utilizada como locacion en las peliculas Desde Rusia con amor en 1963 y The International (Dinero en la sombra) filmada en 2009, Tambien aparecio en el videojuego Assassin's Creed: Revelations.
Healthcare "is the sector they prefer, since it allows them to establish contacts with politics and with public administration," Cisterna said.
La cisterna de placas prefabricadas, modelo adoptado por el P1MC, es una tecnologia simple y barata.
"Sudbury is an untapped cinematic treasure," says Sean Cisterna, director and producer.