Portuguese man-of-war

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Portuguese man-of-war

A jellyfish-like sea creature with a deadly sting. I don't want you kids to go swimming today—there's been reports of a Portuguese man-of-war in the water.
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These two major losses to the Portuguese in Timor in the mid-seventeenth century gave Batavia some pause.
The weighted average BFSR of Portuguese banks is now C- versus C+ at the beginning of 2008.
The guest expressed his country's preparedness to promote the level of relations with the Sultanate, underlining appreciation of leadership in Portuguese for the Sultanate's balanced policy in its international relations and its positive contribution in reducing tension in the region.
Instead Portuguese detectives plan to sit in while officers from Leicestershire interview their friends.
Silva addressed a crowd of more than 600 guests at a private dinner held at the Hudson Portuguese Club.
When the first-three-named members of the jury were arrested and the second two detained for questioning by the PIDE (Portuguese State Police), they firmly stated that they had acted within the laws, such as they are, and that it would be dishonourable to Portuguese culture if a jury were to act as a board of functionaries of repression.
Portuguese tile manufacturers have invested extensively in research and development, quality control processes and manufacturing techniques, so that modern tiles can be used in an enormous diversity of applications, from highly durable exterior cladding to more decorative interior settings.
Propagated with almost religious fervour by Portuguese colonial thinkers, Lusotropical doctrines were widely accepted as being valid by 20th century diplomats and political thinkers in both Europe and the US, many of whom believed that Portuguese colonialism in Africa would continue indefinitely.
The arming of Guarani men to counter slave raiders from Portuguese Brazil and at times to enforce Spanish policy in the Upper Plata, appealed to their warrior tradition.
The Portuguese language edition makes our award-winning editorial content available to more readers in Brazil, one of the world's most important countries," Zellner says.
From left) Four Seasons Food and Beverage director Manuel Santos, renowned Portuguese chef Miguel Castro Silva, and Portuguese ambassador Antonio Tanger Correa.
KUWAIT, Oct 31 (KUNA) -- The Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has invited Portuguese companies to contribute to Kuwait development projects, executed through the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) system.
international financial assets of Portuguese banks, on an immediate risk basis,1 stood at 84 billion (2.
Portuguese imperial expansion spanned almost six centuries, which begs the question: What do Portuguese-influenced cultures have in common and what is the legacy of colonialism to the national cultures of former Portuguese colonies?