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bed bug

Drug slang
Regional slang for fellow drug addict.
 
Public health
A small haematophagous (blood-sucking) arthropod.
 
Clinical findings
Pruritus and, in sensitive individuals, urticaria, vesiculobullous lesions, arthalgia, asthmatiform symptoms.
 
Types
• Cosmopolitan—Cimex lectularius.
• Tropical—Cimex hemipterus.
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Los Chinches are one of the most exciting and cutting edge acts to emerge from the UK Latin scene, a combination of Peruvian percussionists and London-bred guitar and keyboard players creating an epic new sound that harnesses the psychedelic twists of Peruvian Cumbia and the urban Ska spirit of London.
The official launch featuring Los Chinches will take place on June 14 at 9pm, at the Cluny 2.
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The Monte San Salvatore at the opposite side displays stunning shades of green, yellow and red; houses and chinches on the mountain are reduced to small dots of grey and orange.
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London-based band Los Chinches will be performing at the Cluny 2 stage, in Ouseburn, Newcastle, to begin the annual Vamos Festival on June 14.
runs from June 14 to July 14, kicking off officially with a launch night in The Cluny 2 with hot Latino act Los Chinches, made up of Peruvian percussionists and London-bred guitarists who will be bringing us their own unique blend of Peruvian "Cumbia" music and urban ska.
launch is with a party night at The Cluny 2 on June 14, featuring Latino act Los Chinches and their unique blend of Peruvian "Cumbia" music and urban ska.