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baleen

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whalebone

horny plates which hang from the roof of the mouth in some whales (Mysticeti), e.g. right whales and rorquals. The plates filter out krill (small shrimplike crustaceans) from the sea water as it is forced out of the mouth.
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Ha recibido premios y distinciones por parte de instituciones como el Ajuntament de Binissalem, la Universitat de les Illes Balears, la Federacio de Corals de les Illes Balears o lObra Cultural Balear.
No hay duda que la economia balear es un ejemplo de economia terciarizada, especializada en la produccion de servicios, cuyos sectores mas destacados son los directamente vinculados o relacionados con el turismo (hosteleria, agencias de viajes).
Gerneral Classification after Stage 16:1 Oscar Pereiro (Spa) Caisse d'Epargne-Illes Balears 74hrs 38mins 05secs, 2 Carlos Sastre (Spa) Team CSC 1min 50secs, 3 Andreas Kloden (Ger) T-Mobile 2:29, 4 Cyril Dessel (Fra) AG2R-Prevoyance 2:43, 5 Cadel Evans (Aus) Davitamon-Lotto 2:56, 6 Denis Menchov (Rus) Rabobank 3:58 Selected Others: 59 David Millar (Gbr) Saunier Duval at 1hr 23mins 44secs, 127 Bradley Wiggins (Gbr) Cofidis at 2hrs 34mins 14secs
Pereiro, of the Illes Balears team, was among a group of five riders who escaped from the main pack on the 143-mile stage and built up a huge lead.
Stage 9 ( bordeaux-dax: 1, Oscar Freire (Spa) Rabobank 3hrs 35mins 24secs 2, Robbie McEwen (Aus) Davitamon-Lotto, 3 Erik Zabel (Ger) Team Milram, 4 Tom Boonen (Bel) Quick Step-Innergetic, 5 Cristian Moreni (Ita) Cofidis, 6 Isaac Galvez (Spa) Caisse D'Epargne-Illes Balears, 7 Francisco Ventoso (Spa) Saunier Duval-Prodir, 8 Luca Paolini (Ita) Liquigas, 9 David Kopp (Ger) Gerolsteiner, 10 Thor Hushovd (Nor) Credit Agricole.
But he was miles behind Mancebo in France and certainly needs to have had an excellent preparation to be able to turn the tables on the Iles Balears rider.
Only Iles Balears rider Alejandro Valverde was able to stay with Armstrong as far as the finishing line at the Courcheval ski resort and the young Spaniard was ushered through for his first stage win in the Tour.
22secs, 3 Ivan Basso (Ita) Team CSC at 1min 39secs, 4 Andreas Kloden (Ger) T-Mobile Team at 3mins 18secs, 5 Francisco Mancebo Perez (Spa) Illes Balears - Banesto at 3.
Spaniard Flores finished second, with his compatriot Mancebo, competing for Illes Balears, in third.
15, 5 J Gutierrez Palacios (Spa) I Balears - Banesto at 0.