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  • The phrase granito de arena , "small grain of sand," refers to a Guatemalan figure speech to describe the collective actions of many.

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  • This is the case for the Afyon-marbles, cipollino, granito verde della sedia di San Lorenzo, porfido verde di grecia or serpentine, bianco e nero tigrato, breccia corallina, and rossa brecciato.

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  • The horses 'feet clattered sharply on the _pavé_ in the stillness of the narrow deserted streets; and the huge granito-built houses overhanging them, gloomy at all hours, appeared doubly inhospitable now that all lights were extinguished, the doors closed, and none ready to be opened at the call of weary travellers.

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  • Any summer beverage made from fruit juice can be turned into a _granito_, by half freezing, in either of the following ways:

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  • Any of these water-ices can be half frozen as _graniti_, and served in glasses as _granito_, the only exceptions being the almond and pistachio water-ices.

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  • Italians call this _granito_, and it is a form of ice not often met with in this country.

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  • El pasado sábado 28 de noviembre se celebró una gran noche de gala latina en el hermoso restaurante Absinthe de la ciudad de Naples, donde muchos asistentes aportaron un granito de arena al Primer Festival Rock&arte 2009.

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  • Lo que a ella le gusta de este trabajo es compartir las actividades con toda su familia, pues cada miembro pone un granito de arena en el taller, sin embargo también debe dedicarles tiempo a sus pequeños hijos para evitar algunos accidentes en el taller.

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  • ®Êu c¸p Terminal box Hép ®Çu c¸p Terminal serviceability index ChØ sè møc ®é phôc vô cuèi cïng Termination material VËt liÖu ®Êu nèi Terrace S©n th­îng, s©n hiªn Terra-cotta floortile placing in two layers L¸t g¹ch l¸ nem 2 líp Terrazzo tiling NÒn granito Terrestrial ecosystem Tµi nguyªn sinh vËt ë c¹n Test ThÝ nghiÖm Test cube, cube MÉu thö khèi vu«ng bª t«ng Test curve (strain-stress) §­êng cong thùc nghiÖm Test data Sè liÖu thö nghiÖm Test example MÉu thö

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  • "_Uno stato di granito_!" repeated the vice-governatore, looking at the podestà with some doubt in the expression of his countenance -- "it must be a painful existence which these poor people endure, to toil for their food in such a region.

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