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2010-06-22 09:15:00

PARIS, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU) today announced its participation in the 'Experience Canada' pavilion at the International Media Center for the G-8 and G-20 Summits, June 23 - 25, 2010.

2008-10-04 03:00:16

By Bunnell, Stephen At a July 8 summit in Hokkaido, Japan, the heads of government of the Group of Eight (G-8), a forum of the largest economies worldwide, continued discussions on expanding their current nonproliferation partnership from a focus on the former Soviet Union to a more global approach.

2008-09-02 18:00:08

Hiroshima, Sept. 2 (Jiji Press)--Lower house speakers from the Group of Eight industrialized nations visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Tuesday to pay tribute to the victims of the 1945 U.S. atomic bombing.

2008-09-02 12:00:08

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Hiroshima, 2 September: Lower house speakers from the Group of Eight major nations agreed Tuesday to adhere to and further enhance the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty as they wrapped up their one- day gathering in Hiroshima.

2008-09-02 06:00:08

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Hiroshima, 2 September: Lower house speakers of the Group of Eight countries met Tuesday [2 September] in Hiroshima to discuss issues such as the role of parliament in promoting peace and reducing arms around the world.

2008-07-10 03:00:15

By La Crosse Tribune, Wis. Jul. 10--At the G-8 conference in Tokayo, Japan, on Wednesday, President Bush praised the "significant progress" that has been made on global warming.

2008-07-09 09:00:04

By Tom Raum and Joseph Coleman Associated Press TOYAKO, Japan -- World leaders embraced for the first time on Tuesday an ambitious but nonbinding goal of slashing greenhouse-gas emissions in half by midcentury to stave off global warming.


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adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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