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Merino

a fine-woolled sheep with unpigmented hooves used for fabric wool; males are usually horned (polled strains are available), females are polled. Originated in Spain, now many ethnic varieties. Classes of Australian merinos include Superfine (18 microns), Medium (20-22 microns), and Strongwoolled (23-25 microns). Other strains exist, e.g. Booroola, which has a much better fertility performance than average merinos.
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Merino, on the other hand, has the dynamism, vision and ingenuity needed to carve open stubborn defensive lines - or at least he does when he is on form.
When you are not playing regularly that is normal because minutes on the pitch give you energy," Merino responded when asked about his fitness levels.
On New Year's Eve, for example, Merino got together with his Spanish team-mates to undertake the Iberian tradition of eating one grape for every chime of the last 12 seconds of the year.
Capturing the essence of the ongoing sustainable fashion dialogue, Inaya presents wool saris for women and bandhgalas and sherwanis for men, throwing the spotlight on Merino wool as a natural, biodegradable and renewable fibre.
Dermatology trials have shown that adult and infant eczema sufferers have reduced symptoms when wearing superfine Merino wool garments next to the skin.
The way we scored - good delivery, good determination from Merino - shows the character of the team.
d lab "wha Merino said: "I heard something of the criticism, but I don't really give importance to it.
A luxurious blend of 50 percent llama and 50 percent merino wool, this yarn's heathered appearance makes it the perfect choice for your next fall project.
In the newly-created board seat, Dr Merino will advise the company on regulatory, clinical and related strategies.
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En la seccion titulada "Lectura y Formacion", Merino y Polanco discuten indistintamente las consecuencias positivas que la lectura tiene en la formacion de los estudiantes y como se debe formar a los jovenes en la lectura.
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