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talisman

A token, charm or amulet that is believed by the wearer to have special power to ward off evil or avert danger.
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Amulet Capital Partners, LP is a middle-market private equity investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, focused exclusively on the healthcare sector.
In Salvador I discovered the amulet is a [pervasive part of] Brazilian culture.
When she asks what he means, he will show her the Amulet.
NYSE: STJ) has presented favourable results from the largest observational study to date of the company's Amplatzer Amulet left atrial appendage occluder.
The Jatukham Ramathep stamp set also demonstrated Thailand Post's awareness of and responsiveness to the market for supernaturally themed special issues, as this style of amulet had only become popular nationally in 2006 and 2007.
Amulet Capital Partners focuses its investments on the healthcare sector, with a target investment size generally between USD 25m to USD 150m.
Amulet Hotkey's CoreStation solution will leverage NVIDIA's new GRID 2.
The acquisition will enable Bentley s AssetWise platform, which serves configuration management, asset health monitoring, inspection, maintenance, and compliance for infrastructure assets, to render additional actionable insights as asset performance management is extended, through AssetWise Amulet, for asset performance modelling.
A RECENTLY-published scientific paper on archaeological excavations at the Nea Paphos site reveals that one of the main finds was a 1,500-year-old two-sided amulet with a 59-letter palindrome inscription, meaning it reads the same backward as it does forward.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A man who defrauds people by making fake amulet at astronomic prices was detained by police during an investigation carried out in ystanbul.
Therefore, we need to make a choice from Jacob Cats, Highland Duke and Amulet.
The fifth book in the Amulet series starts immediately after the fourth and continues Emily's story.