Badian


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Ba´di`an


n.1.(Bot.) An evergreen Chinese shrub of the Magnolia family (Illicium anisatum), and its aromatic seeds; Chinese anise; star anise.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Badian, 'Marius and the nobles', DUJ 25 (1963-64) 144; R.J.
Badian, 'The Consuls, 179-49 B.C.', Chiron 20 (1990), 381.
The southern municipalities listed as having been affected by the weather phenomenon are Alcantara, Alegria, Asturias, Aloguinsan, Balamban, Badian, Dalauete, Ginatilan, Malabuyoc, Moalboal, San Fernando, Santander, Sibonga, and Pinamungajan, while in the north are Bantayan, Santa Fe, Compostela, Consolacion, Carmen, Daanbantayan, Medellin, San Remegio, Tabuelan, Tuburan, Tudela, Pilar, Poro, and San Francisco in Camotes island.
In thelatest travel advisory,towns "up to and including" Badian and Dalaguete are the only parts outside of Mindanao included "due to the threat of terrorism." These towns have been consistently included in those advisories.
It also advised against all kinds of travel, except for essential ones, to the remainder of Mindanao (excluding Cami-guin, Dinagat and Siargao Islands) and to the south of Cebu province, up to and including the municipalities of Dalaguete and Badian, due to the threat of terror-ism.
The UK has also advised its citizens against 'all but essential travel' to the remainder of Mindanao (excluding Camiguin, Dinagat, and Siargao Islands) and to the south of Cebu province, up to and including the municipalities of Dalaguete and Badian.
The letter's copy obtained The Nation inscribed the name of former PPP Adviser to prisons Sindh Gull Muhammad Jakhrani allegedly planned to target rival political party leaders in District Badian. Similarly, named MQM London leadership given task to MQM militants to target rival political leaders to sabotage the elections.
In return, he has got new UC - Hussain Khanwala, Bazeedpur, Sheikhamad, Badian, Maan, Sahjra, Mahalam, Noorpur and Fatehpur.
Saeed Akhtar told that PKLI would start hepatitis clinic by December 2016 at its site office on Badian Road.
Addressing the passing out parade of the Elite Police Training School in Badian, he said that the war on terror was a national cause.