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2008-09-25 17:46:48

To: SOCIETY EDITORS Contact: Sharon McCarter of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, +1-202-691-4016, Sharon.mccarter@wilsoncenter.org WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Countries can promote stability and economic growth by investing in voluntary family planning programs, argue Liz Leahyof Population Action International and Sean Peoplesof the Wilson Center's Environmental Change and Security Program (ECSP) in the September/October 2008 issue of World...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin