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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This sector is one so dear to the Maltese and Gozitans, that every year many of them have been looking forward to arrival of the holiday, as well as those jitpaxxew outcome of this ix- work, which is also popular beyond our shores ", said Minister for Justice, Culture and Local Government Owen Bonnici at the launch in Fortress Builders.
The European Commission is reviewing the Maltese banking sector to ensure that the Payment Accounts Directive is being fully enforced.
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Centre-left Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat says Malta does not tolerate crime and promised justice for the murdered journalist, who had levelled personal accusations against him as well as against members of the centre-right opposition party.
At the end of the meeting, the Maltese Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion said that the meeting made it possible to evoke the relations of friendship and cooperation binding the two countries, asserting that his country will endeavour to consolidate bilateral cooperation and diversify its components.
While he took to speaking the language easily, writing in Maltese was hard.
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The Maltese Minister Cardona expressed his admiration about the advanced level reached by the telecommunications and information technology sector in the Kingdom, and its investment of the latest technology and applications at all levels, expressing his government's interest to activate investment cooperation with the Kingdom in available various fields.
Q I HAVE a Maltese dog and he gets a build up of dirt/gunk in a line going down from the corner of his eye to his nose.