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rum

(rŭm),
A spirit distilled from the fermented juice of sugar cane.

rum

a spirit distilled from fermented products of sugar cane, including molasses. It may contain up to 60% of ethyl alcohol by volume.

rum

[origin obscure]
1. An alcoholic beverage prepared from fermented sugar cane juice.
2. Colloquially, any alcoholic beverage.
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Paul Varilla also had 10 markers, six boards, and two assists in the conquest for the Rhum Masters.
According to the estimates provided by BP, the Rhum field contains 800 billion cubic feet of gas and accounts for about 4% of the UKs annual gas production.
The Ministry and Oman Sail see the event, not only as a sporting challenge, but as a platform to share the country's beauty with over a million visitors to the Route du Rhum regatta village in St Malo, through the Visit Oman -- Tourism Pavilion.
The Rhum gas field was contributing around 4% to UK gas production in October 2010 before its shutdown.
Ministers are now said to be close to securing a waiver to the sanctions that would allow Rhum to resume production and secure Bruce's future.
A BP spokesman said "preparations are under way" for the shut-down of Rhum, which would take "several days", adding: "We are still seeking clarification" from the UK government on how the sanctions apply to Rhum, which produces 15,000 b/doe and accounts for just 5% of BP's UK North Sea oil and gas output.
The Rhum field, 240 miles (370 kilometers) off Scotland's northern coast, is a 50:50 venture with Iranian Oil Co.
BP PLC (NYSE: BP), a United Kingdom-based oil and gas company, may be required to close its Rhum gas field off Scotland, The Times has reported.
Sidney Gavignet, Skipper of Oman Air Majan and his team took a short break from their preparation for the Route du Rhum to join their colleagues at Oman Sail and Oman Air to hold a joint press conference at the Grand Hyatt, Muscat in order to elaborate on their plans for one of the world's most famous yacht races.
Martinique is home to 12 distilleries, which employ an exclusive rhum agricole technique in producing the island's distinctive blends.
The Kobrand spirits unit will be presided over by its vice president and director of spirits Tom Congdon, and will include brands such as Alize, Delamain Grand Champagne Cognac, Depaz Blue Cane Amber Rhum, Cafe Boheme and Larressingle Armagnac.
Ross Hobson, 46, a dental lecturer, from Kirkley, near Ponteland, Northumberland, is taking part in the 3,500-mile Route du Rhum race from St Malo in France to Guadeloupe in the Caribbean.