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  • Leite do Vasconellos, Dialectos beirei (Oporto, I 884), and Sur le dialecte portugais de Macao (Lisbon, 1892).
  • LAPPA, an island directly opposite the inner harbour of Macao, the distance across being from 1 to i m.
  • In 1571 a house of the Jesuits had been set up at Macao (where the Portuguese were established in 1557), but their attention was then occupied with Japan, and it was not till the arrival at Macao of Alessandro Valignani on a visitation in 1582 that work in China was really taken up. For this object he had obtained the services first of M.
  • As head of the mission, which now had four stations i The island (properly Chang-chuen) on which the Portuguese had a temporary settlement before they got Macao, and on which F.
  • He practised his profession first at Macao and then at Canton, but from the outset of his career displayed more interest in politics than in medicine, being by temperament an iconoclast, an organizer of secret societies and a leader of conspiracies against the established order of things.
 

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