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2008-09-12 15:00:23

The Alcatel-Lucent cable ship Ile de Sein landed in the Greenland's capital city Nuuk, the 2,100km section of Tele Greenland's submarine cable network. After completing the cable loading in Calais, France, in July 2008, the Ile de Sein began laying segments one and two in early August 2008, from Landeyjasandur in Iceland to Qaqortoq in Greenland. Following a route assessed with survey instruments mapping the seabed, these segments are three of the four sections composing the E90 million...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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