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2008-06-17 18:00:28

PLANS for a controversial new civilian airport in Wales' biggest national park could receive support from the local council this week. Conservationists are so upset by the proposal to use Llanbedr airstrip, near Bar-mouth, for commercial flights that they mounted a legal challenge against the Welsh Assembly Government last month. But on Thursday councillors will be asked to back a motion of support. The motion, proposed by Plaid Cymru councillor Dylan Edwards, says: "The development...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.