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Grus

a genus of cranes. Includes G. amogine (Sarus crane), G. canadensis (sandhill crane).
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The model of UV Grus plotted in figure 4 is sound despite a reasonably high noise value in the data.
Star Observing period Integration time UV Grus September 2008 50 seconds Table 2: This table presents minima from UV Grus V Filter 2008.
Vendels Grus, based in Uppsala, Sweden, extracts gravel from a number of pits in the Uppsala region.
Vendels Grus is a well run company which fits in well with our gravel and rock activities in the important Stockholm and Malardalen markets," commented KG Karlsson, deputy CEO of Peab Industri.
During an asterism search a long string of stars about 5 degrees north-west of alpha Grus was found, and although not yet confirmed as a Streicher object in the Deep Sky Hunters Catalogue, this STREICHER asterism is probably one of the longest star strings seen so far--almost 20 arc minutes long and stands out quite well against the star field (see sketch).
The galaxy NGC 7213, which is also a member of the Grus cluster of galaxies, was discovered by Sir John Herschel during his stay at the Cape of Good Hope between the years 1834 and 1838.
The acquisition will both ensure Sandahls Grus & Asfalt's continued expansion as well as secure the asphalt supply for Veidekke's heavy construction operations in Sweden.
Spetsnaz GRU is probably the most famous of the Russian SOF.
Gru , from Bethesda, in Snowdonia, wondered how the tattooed and pierced idealist came to be mayor.

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