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2014-05-07 12:27:53

VADUZ, Liechtenstein, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- http://www.worldreview.info ASIA'S natural gas market is the fastest-growing in the world and is projected to become the second-largest gas market by 2015 - after the United States - with an annual gas demand of 790 bcm, writes World Review [http://www.worldreview.info ] author Dr Frank Umbach from the Centre for European Security Strategies, Germany. Its regional share of global demand for natural gas increased...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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