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... was established there in the 13th century under the name Kafla. It fell to the
Turks in 1475 and to Russia in 1783. Modern Feodosiya is a major resort, as well
as a coastal and fishing port. Pop. (1970) 65,000. 45°02' N, 35°23' E feofl'ment, ...
In 1500 he became president of the Reichsre 'ment (Imperial Governing Council),
which ecause of lack of funds was soon disbanded. He was instrumental in
securing the election of the emperor Charles V in 1519 after refusing the crown ...
Leaf tes, planes perpendicular to the direction 0 fluid flow, open either by
swinging about one hin ed side or by sliding up (vertical lift). Radial tainter) gates
are se ments of cylinders that lift entirely clear 0 the water. The rolling gate, often
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