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In the New Testament, a village near Nazareth in northern Palestine where Jesus performed his first miracle, changing water into wine.
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(Bible) New Testament the town in Galilee, north of Nazareth, where Jesus performed his first miracle by changing water into wine (John 2:1, 11)
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an ancient town in N Israel, in Galilee: scene of Jesus' first miracle. John 2:1, 11.
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I have another book, too, which I shall call 'Metamorphoses, or the Spanish Ovid,' one of rare and original invention, for imitating Ovid in burlesque style, I show in it who the Giralda of Seville and the Angel of the Magdalena were, what the sewer of Vecinguerra at Cordova was, what the bulls of Guisando, the Sierra Morena, the Leganitos and Lavapies fountains at Madrid, not forgetting those of the Piojo, of the Cano Dorado, and of the Priora; and all with their allegories, metaphors, and changes, so that they are amusing, interesting, and instructive, all at once.
Unlike Morgan, who let the photographs do the talking, this book is narrated page by page by Nan Cano, Deane's sister, with brief, poetic descriptions of the dances and interviews with current company performers.
In petitioning the court, Cano's attorneys argued that by refusing to reconsider the validity of the Roe and Doe cases, the Supreme Court has "frozen abortion law based on obsolete 1973 assumptions and prevented the normal regulation of the practice of medicine."
Since fiscal year 2002, the United States has provided about $99 million in equipment and training to the Colombian Army to minimize terrorist attacks along the first 110 miles of the Cano Limon-Covenas oil pipeline, mostly in the Arauca department.
On being questioned, Cano told officers he had bought the cheese at a market back home in Granada as a gift for a friend At Paisley Sheriff Court, he pleaded guilty on indictment to importing the drug.
Because rats are territorial, says Cano, the transferred animals became anxious and were unable to immediately settle back into sleep.
"I'm not just looking at Thunder Bay, but all of northwestern Ontario," says soft-spoken Cano, who is starting up a company called Kablaam Productions.
Like McCorvey, Cano insists that she was deceived, manipulated, and exploited by pro-abortion legal activists 30 years ago.
Abstract: The distribution and abundance of a population of Caiman crocodilus fuscus were estimated by monthly counting of eyeshines at night, from February 1999 to March 2000 in six transects of Rio Frio in the Cano Negro National Refuge (RNVSCN), Northern Costa Rica.
Cano said they prioritized at-risk or disadvantaged youths as beneficiaries of the training-for-employment initiative.
La obra de Cano Gaviria, sus cuentos y novelas en los que se levantan puentes entre Colombia y Francia, o mas bien entre America y Europa, podria caracterizarse con el rotulo que propuso Ruben Dario.