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Scheepslast

An obsolete Dutch unit of weight roughly equivalent to 2,000 kilograms.

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The Last Poets' first two albums are considered classics not just because of the originality of the music but also because of the powerful lyrical compositions, which articulated the feelings of an oppressed people.
However, in the last six months, these block divisions have seen a major redistribution as space was leased and several buildings in New Haven City began partial conversion to residential or retail use.
During La Nina--a climate cycle that usually lasts between one and two years--strong trade winds and ocean currents drive cold, deep Pacific waters to the surface and toward the coasts of North and South America (see diagram, p.
There should be a turnaround in Brazilian elastomer consumption, after a decline last year, while other Latin American countries also should improve.
Wiles also expended a great deal of effort thinking about the obstacle lying in his path toward Fermat's last theorem.
Last year a total of 269 residential units were constructed.
Interest-Bearing Assets Expansion of bank credit increased slightly last year, as a marked slowdown in the acquisition of securities offset an acceleration in the growth of loans.
The car's last stop before the Barrett-Jackson Auction will be at the Fall Chevy Vettefest on November 18-19, 2006, in Chicago.
This year's freshmen don't grow up as quickly as last year's.
Half (50 percent) of all women surveyed say they gave ten or more gifts in the last 12 months for religious holidays and 27 percent gave 10 or more gifts for birthdays.
But the Clippers ended their string of futility last season by finishing 47-35 and coming within a game of the Western Conference finals.
The big news on Park Avenue last month was the closing of the 740,000 square-foot Donaldson Lufkin Jenrette lease at 277 Park.