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2015-05-23 23:00:35

Cayman’s Special Economic Zone and global firms promote advantages of the Cayman Islands to Canadian companies. George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (PRWEB)

2015-05-22 12:31:47

Leading online shoe retailer continues to grow executive team VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, SHOES.COM,

2015-05-22 08:28:49

One Man Outerwear takes function and style to the next level with their high-tech fabrics for men VANCOUVER, May.

2015-05-20 12:34:20

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SHOES.COM, the world's fastest growing private online footwear and apparel

2015-05-18 23:01:32

The National Timeshare Owners Association has confirmed they will sponsor the upcoming Canadian Resort Conference in Vancouver. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) May

2015-05-15 20:21:08

Revenues, Net Profit, Gold and Copper Production Increase. VANCOUVER, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - China Gold International Resources Corp. Ltd.

2015-05-15 16:28:41

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SHOES.COM, the world's fastest growing private online shoe and apparel store, today announced record financial and operating results for its

2015-05-14 16:21:37

VANCOUVER, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), said today Canada's trade agenda requires a policy framework that encourages

2015-05-14 08:24:20

Long-standing economic leaders Calgary and Edmonton face recession in 2015 OTTAWA, May 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Toronto, Vancouver, Halifax will record the fastest economic growth rates this year among

2015-05-13 23:00:36

Members of the OceanWorks International team was on hand at the Vancouver Aquarium for the unveiling of a scale model of the OceanWorks designed subsea node presently deployed on the Venus cabled

Latest VANCOUVER Reference Libraries

2012-06-14 12:23:20

Symbol: POVA12 Group: Moss Family: Thamnobryaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Synonyms:   BEHO2 Bestia holzingeri (Renauld & Cardot) Broth.   BEOC3 Bestia occidentalis (Sull. & Lesq.) Grout   BEVA Bestia vancouveriensis (Kindb.) Wijk & Margad.   BRVA2 Bryolawtonia vancouveriensis (Kindb.) Enroth & Norris Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division  ...

2012-06-18 06:05:37

Symbol: CIVA2 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: CAN    N Distribution: Cirsium×vancouverenseJ.W. Moore & Frankton [brevistylum × edule var. macounii] distribution:CAN(BC) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

2012-06-18 09:02:32

Symbol: BOHO Group: Dicot Family: Orobanchaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    N CAN    N Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, OR, WA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

2012-06-19 04:25:05

Symbol: ALVA5 Group: Lichen Family: Alectoriaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Alectoriaceae Genus   Alectoria Ach. – witch's hair lichen Species   Alectoria vancouverensis (Gyel.) Gyel. ex Brodo & D. Hawksw. – Vancouver witch's...

British Columbia Medical Journal
2012-05-07 08:06:02

The British Columbia Medical Journal (BCMJ) is a peer-reviewed general medical journal published by the British Columbia Medical Association (BCMA). While being published by the BCMA, the journal maintains distance from it in order to encourage open debate. This journal was originally called the Vancouver Medical Association Bulletin, published by the Vancouver Medical Association (VMA) from October 1924 to January 1959. The journal relied heavily on advertiser support in its early years,...

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Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.