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PRY

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Paraguay. The code is used for transactions to and from Paraguayan bank accounts and for international shipping to Paraguay. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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The individual doing the prying should be the individual to pay for the damage done.
* Detach the clips along the left and right sides of the iPhone, as you keep prying open the sides of the front panel assembly.
But a smaller number - 38 per cent, spent a total equalling a whole day each month prying online.
The deconstruction team then began removal of the upper flooring by prying it from the joists with long bars.
Unlike standard mold-opening methods that involve prying the mold open with metal pry bars or screwdrivers, the tongs move vertically rather than laterally, avoiding damage to the mold.
Congress had passed a significant expansion of Ralph Nader's 1966 Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), aimed at prying open for public scrutiny the previously exempt areas of national security and law enforcement.
And what business did the Tribune have prying into a private matter?
By revealing how tightly joined those components were, the prying provided a measure of the so-called ionization energies of antihydrogen atoms at different levels of excitation.