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el·bow

(el'bō), [TA]
1. The region of the upper limb between arm and forearm surrounding the elbow joint, especially posteriorly.
2. Synonym(s): ancon, cubitus (1) Synonym(s): elbow joint
3. An angular body resembling a flexed elbow.
[A.S. elnboga]

Ançon

a mutant, achondroplastic sheep that appeared in Massachusetts, USA, in 1791 and became extinct in 1876. A similar mutant appeared in Norway in 1919. Called also Otter.
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Completion of the Ancon transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.
NOWHERE TO GO Prisoners in a containment area at Ancon 2 and, right, part of the jail block they share
It has emerged the Dungannon woman and Melissa Reid, from Lenzie, near Glasgow, were transported on Thursday from Virgen de Fatima women's prison to Ancon mixed jail, where drug abuse, prostitution and extortion is reportedly common.
The Ancon acquisition will largely offset the impact of the NYLOG sales on our net reserves and production and increases our net ownership position in several major properties.
Ancon and PCC accept insurance risks only from ExxonMobil and its worldwide affiliates, providing specialized direct and assumed property/casualty, workers' compensation and marine coverages.
The pair were bussed out to Ancon 2, where prostitution and drug-taking is rife, last Thursday.
Ultimus, the leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM) and Workflow Automation software and services that enable the shortest time to value, today announced that Aseguradora Ancon (Ancon Insurance) has reduced costs and improved service as a result of automating several core business processes.
harsh regime Ancon 2 jail and, top left, Michaella McCollum and, bottom, Melissa Reid
In fact, I have never seen a recovery happen so quickly," said Demetrio Hurtado, systems engineer from Aseguradora Ancon.
They want to serve the rest of their sentences in the UK but were moved from Lima's Virgen de Fatima prison to the notorious Ancon 2 last Thursday.
has upgraded the financial strength rating from A (Excellent) to A+ (Superior) for the Ancon Insurance and Petroleum Casualty Group.