ambrosia


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a mixture of nectar and pollen prepared by worker bees and fed to larvae

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any of numerous chiefly North American weedy plants constituting the genus Ambrosia that produce highly allergenic pollen responsible for much hay fever and asthma

fruit dessert made of oranges and bananas with shredded coconut

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(classical mythology) the food and drink of the gods

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In natural environments, the directed flight of ambrosia beetles occurs within forests where wind speed is relatively low, particularly close to the ground where most beetle flight occurs (Browne 1961; Reding et al.
To their credit, Premier Foods, owners of Ambrosia, responded promptly to the customer's complaint and on Friday took the pot away for a thorough investigation.
Cooney began her career in the publicity department of Capitol Records in 2001, forging a relationship while there with then publicity head Ambrosia Healy.
The Rams' defense pinned Grafton deep in its territory and blocked an Indians punt that was recovered by Ambrosia in the end zone.
In addition to Ambrosia, the musical lineup for the afternoon includes keyboardist and vocalist Mighty Mo Rodgers, jazz bass aficionado Alphonso Johnson who was a member of the jazz fusion band Weather Report.
In Miami-Dade County, Florida, avocado growers are contending with Xyleborus glabratus, the redbay ambrosia beetle.
as Ambrosia reached dry land at Harding Park just before 7 p.
4m, with sales of its key brands up by 4% after a marketing campaign for Ambrosia and Bisto and Oxo reinforced their leading positions in the growing gravy and stock category.
The next stage comes with a TV advert for new Ambrosia Devon Dream (pictured) during tonight's Britain's Got Talent.
Ambrosia adverts returned to TV screens for the first time in more than a decade, while Premier also ran ad campaigns for Mr Kipling cakes, Oxo stock cubes and Sharwood's Asian cooking range.
LONDON, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Foods, owner of household names including Ambrosia, Mr Kipling and Bisto, has consolidated its consumer grocery brand PR portfolio with Ketchum Pleon following a five-way pitch for its seven-figure account.
grown Ambrosia Apple has teamed up with Leslie Sansone to release Leslie Sansone'e new and unique DVD that combines indoor walking with Pilates.
The beer, Andy's Ambrosia Red, was developed by Full Sail Brewer Andy Cummings (pictured above).
I thought it was about time that a proper market was held in the area once again," said one of the organisers of the next week's event and owner of My Shop, Ambrosia Sakkadas.
Starting millions of years before the rise of human agriculture, certain ants, termites, and ambrosia beetles grew fungi for food.