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CORD, measures. A cord of wood must, when the wood is piled close, measure eight feet by four, and the wood must be four feet long. There are various local regulations in our principal cities as to the manner in which wood shall be measured and sold.

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La Corde Sensible" was painted by the artist in 1960 and gifted to his wife.
En el cORDE hay tres casos de los que dos tienen otro significado; el ejemplo esta tomado de un libro de Emilio Jimenez de Republica Dominicana titulado Informe acerca de la historia, raza, costumbres, religion y lenguaje de los habitantes de Sabaneta y Mondon (16): "abombarse, corromperse, tratandose del agua, por la fermentacion de substancias vegetales introducidas en ella.
2) and suffocated by the "cast-iron gloom" of the totalitarian regime, the American Corde finds himself physically, socially, professionally and linguistically cut off from his regular life in Chicago.
Ce festival rendra hommage a des musiciens qui ont donne vie a l'instrument a cordes.
9 April 2015 - UK-based alternative energy company Helius Energy plc has closed the sale of its shareholding in Helius CoRDe Ltd.
Snoop Dogg has three children - Corde, 20, Cordell, 17 and 15-year-old Cori.
The norms are required under Pope John Paul ll's 1990 apostolic letter Ex Corde Ecciesiae.
The lawsuit, sent to Rome, outlined "twenty-three years of scandals and dissidence" at Georgetown University, accusing it of failing to comply with Ex corde ecclesiae, the 1990 Apostolic Constitution for Catholic universities that "demands Church-affiliated institutions of higher learning promote and defend Catholic doctrine" (LifeSiteNews, 14 May 2014).
Un des jeunes a ete sauve a l'aide d'une corde, et les deux autres ont ete sauves suite a l'intervention de l'helicoptere de l'armee.
A esta seleccion han precedido dos analisis particulares: primero, tras haber localizado aproximadamente mil unidades parasinteticas en el CORDE y en la Prensa, hemos detectado un grupo de cuarenta formaciones, procedentes del siglo XVIII.
Brand new acts include breath-taking juggling and acrobatics from the Velenciuc Troupe, spectacular knife balancing acts with the graceful aerial skills of Victoria Boyko on the Corde Lisse dance, music, illusion and wonder under the starry roof of our Big Top
PERIOD costume and candlelight will set the scene tonight for an evening of Regency drawing room entertainment including the rare opportunity to hear early Romantic music played on antique guitars by virtuoso duo Dodici Corde.