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2008-06-14 21:00:11

DUSHANBE. June 14 (Interfax) - Canadian-American company Tethys Petroleum Ltd has received license to work in 56 areas in Tajikistan that are believed to possibly contain natural gas and to develop five of them that are confirmed gas fields, the Tajik industry and energy minister announced on Friday. The five fields, lying in the south of the country, contain estimated total gas reserves of 1.5 trillion cubic meters, the minister, Sherali Gul, told reporters. Tajikistan's total gas...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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