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banak

(ˈbænək)
n
1. (Botany) a tree of the genus Virola, of Central America: family Myristicaceae
2. (Plants) the timber of this tree, used esp in Honduras for turning and construction
[C20: Honduran name]
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Dela Rama said PRRC conducted tissue analyses on fish caught at the Pasig River like the tilapia, banak (sea mullet), bugaong (silver grunt) and kanduli (Manila sea catfish).
For instance, the tilapia, kanduli and banak caught at the Guadalupe station recorded a fecal coliform level of 2,400 MPN per gram.
The ten-day celebration in Taguig City began last July 17 and culminates today with the "Santa Anang Banak" Taguig River Festival, marking the 432nd anniversary of St.
The body does not cope and begins to shut down (Hatfield & Tronson, 2009; Martin, 2009; Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States, 2015; Banak et al., 2013).
BARANGAY Olo-olo's mangrove forest is rich in biodiversity Besides samaral, kitang and banak fishes, and shrimp, which provide the communities with adequate food on top of the mud crabs and other shellfish that are abundant in the area, the mangrove forest is known to host a good number of native birds that are unique to the town of Lobo.
Elly Saeedi said Banak departed for his Saturday rendezvous at the detachment with a tin full of freshly baked muffins.
DESCLEE, B., MAYAUX, P., HANSEN, M., AMANI, P.L., SANNIER, C., GOND, V., RAHM, M., LUBAMBA, J.-P.K., TURUBANOVA, S., ALTSTATT, A., FICHET, L.-V., RAMMINGER, G., CORNU, G., BOURBIER, L., JUNGERS, Q., DEFOURNY, P., LETOAN, T., HIRSCHMUGL, M., JAFFRAIN, G., PINET, C., KEMAVO, A., DORELON, P., PEDRAZZANI, D., SEIFERTGRANZIN, J., MANE, L., BANAK, L.N., VRIELING, A.
(205) At 1640, Hamilton ordered the convoy to change course from 090 to 045 to open distance from the enemy airfield at Banak to four hundred miles.
General James Juol Banak Gatkuoth (Director for Moral Orientation), 7) Brig.
(2014): "Do Central Banak liquidity facilities affect interbank lending rates?", Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 32(1), 2014, 1 36-151.