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 [ponz] (pl. pon´tes) (L.)
1. that part of the metencephalon lying between the medulla oblongata and the midbrain, ventral to the cerebellum; see also brainstem.
2. any slip of tissue connecting two parts of an organ.
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Da Ponte is best-known for his libretti for Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, and Cost fan tutte.
PONTE HEALTH's first Chicago property will be developed at 424-434 South Wabash Avenue, slated for over 21 stories of biophilic and interactive environments, a site which is a few feet from the Public Library and its "L" stop, a block from Grant Park and Congress, and near Printers and Jewelers Row.
Civil commitment allows states to confine people like Ponte who have not been convicted--or even accused--of a crime, if a judge decides they pose an imminent danger to themselves or others.
In 1998, Ponte was as green as they grow 'em in Dartmouth, Massachusetts.
* Blazer pattern suitable for ponte or stable knit (such as Grainline Studio's Morris Blazer)
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And now three of the music icon's greatest pieces, created in collaboration with Lorenzo Da Ponte, will be in Dubai.
Prominent member of the commission Carla del Ponte said in remarks published on Sunday she was planning to step down from her post in frustration at the UN Security Council's failure to continue the commission's work by setting up a special tribunal for Syria that could try alleged war criminals.
Commission of Inquiry on Syria has gathered enough evidence for President Bashar al-Assad to be convicted of war crimes, a prominent member of the commission, Carla del Ponte, said in remarks published on Sunday.
[beaucoup moins que] Je suis frustree, j'abandonne[beaucoup plus grand que] C'est en ces termes que Carla del Ponte, l'ancienne procureure specialiste des crimes de guerre a annonce, dimanche dernier, son intention de quitter la Commission d'enquete de l'Organisation des Nations-Unies sur la Syrie.