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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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Of all the players in black-andwhite stripes out on that Anfield pitch, Merino was the one who really tried to make something happen.
Such social occasions have helped to make Tyneside feel like home for Merino - though he also enjoys a positive relationship with the non-Spanish members of Newcastle's squad, too.
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En la seccion "El Fomento de la Lectura", Merino y Polanco profundizan en una idea ya anunciada en su breve introduccion: a pesar del escenario digital en el que se da la lectura hoy en dia, la escuela y la familia siguen siendo los habitats naturales en donde se fomenta la lectura de los ninos y jovenes.
Javier Merino tambien dice que la separacion es un hecho irreversible aunque aun no se ha fijado una cifra para la pension: <<Se va a coger lo que se necesite en cada momento.
The Signature Collection was unveiled at Liverpool's Titanic Hotel, where strikers Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi modelled merino wool jumpers which will go on sale with an PS80 price tag.
Presently, athletic brands are creating hybrids of these two elements--fashion and performance--using Merino wool hewn from a specific breed of prized sheep.