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Synonyms for Abyssinian

a small slender short-haired breed of African origin having brownish fur with a reddish undercoat

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A factor that contributes to the misreading by foreigners of the Abyssinian nature is the "wax and gold" tradition, wax being a cover-up and gold being second hidden layer of meaning.
The oil is made from a blend of squalane derived from olive, meadowfoam and abyssinian oils, and antioxidant-rich vitamins A, C and E.
Amyloidosis is found in Oriental shorthair, domestic shorthair, Siamese, Burmese and Abyssinian breeds.
BRP Development Corporation, a developer of mixed-income and affordable housing developments, purchased the site from the Abyssinian Development Corporation, the development arm of the Abyssinian Baptist Church, for $10 million.
These include the Abyssinian, American Shorthair, Maine Coon, Manx, Mixed Breed, Persian, Ragdoll, Russian Blue, Siamese, and Tonkinese.
Members of the delegation have appreciated the ancient Merowe tic Civilization, referring to the similarity between the Sudanese and the Abyssinian Axum Civilization.
Precious oils have long played an important role in this process and Clariant's latest offering, Plantasens Abyssinian Oil, unfolds a treasure trove of beauty benefits.
then the prominent pastor of Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, was one of the most powerful African Americans in the nation at that time, but probably did not expect to come into contact with one Deitrich Bonhoeffer, then a Lutheran German visiting on a post-graduate fellowship at nearby Union Theological Seminary.
Which pets can be Peruvian, Abyssinian or Himalayan?
As the authors of Abyssinian Christianity conclude, "the promotion of the new faith developed into the single point of personal and public identification and unity for Abyssinians.
I've been a prostitute, a princess, an Abyssinian queen," she said, according to Craig Brown's collection of tales about celebrity encounters, Hello Goodbye Hello (Simon & Schuster).
My own cat, an Abyssinian, is extremely curious and wants to be involved in anything I'm doing.
NEW YORK -- In a remarkable display of community and commitment to youth ministry, the historic Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem posted the $25,000 bail for Afrika Owes, a young woman who had been nurtured by the church but who got caught up in neighborhood gang life.