Maltese


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Maltese

1. pertaining to or emanating from Malta.
2. a very small (4-6 lb) dog with dark brown eyes and a long, silky, flowing, white haircoat that obscures the long, pendant ears and small, arched tail. Sometimes called Maltese terrier. The breed is affected by white shaker dog disease.

Maltese cockspur
centaureamelitensis.
Maltese cross
characteristic formation within phagocytes in peritoneal granulomas caused by granules of starch; visible in polarized light.
Maltese thistle
centaureamelitensis.
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The meeting was attended by Maltese Ambassador to the Kingdom Martin Valentino and adviser to the Minister of Communications and Information Technology Sultan bin Mohammed Al-Malik.
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In his speech to theAfrica forum, Casapinta statedthat Malta served as a gateway to Libya, that Maltese businessmen have had a long history of doing business there and that, despite current instability making trade and investment difficult, Maltese companies quickly restarted operations in Libya after the 2011 revolution and would do so again.
From pitching their ideas 'Apprentice' style to dining with the heads of the Maltese Tourism Authority and Maltese Film Commission, it has been unforgettable and extremely beneficial experience for all.
Suggesting that his project benefited the Maltese government by relieving that island's overpopulation but also benefited the Cypriot government by redeveloping fallow land in Cyprus, the next section of Fenech's petition solicited five conditions from the Maltese government in exchange.
Maltese police said: "A fullscale investigation is ongoing to confirm or otherwise the alleged sightings.
Maltese authorities revealed they had now received details of 11 separate sightings of the missing four-year-old, dating back as far as May 27.
Mr Roberts, 49, had alerted British police to his suspicions that on Sunday he saw the girl in what looked like a wig with an "Arab-looking man" in a Maltese street.
VERDICT Maltese Falcon deserves to pick up a decent Lingfield handicap following a string of near-misses at the track, but the presence of Ripples Maid in the line-up is a big negative as, even if he's able to take up his favoured position at the head of affairs, Ripples Maid will be snapping at his heels.
Temuge claims Maltese hunters' car bumper stickers proclaim 'If it flies, it dies
Veronica Harriet, who comes from Oakes, was one of the team in the Maltese entry which scored just one point on Saturday.