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slender bristlelike appendage found on the bracts of grasses

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I tell people regularly that with the grass awns, the ticks and the fungus, it's a very tough gig being a hunting dog these days.
Grass awn plants bloom at different times of year, but are worse from May to December, and found virtually everywhere.
Awn explains her artistic process poetically, drawing parallels with the natural forces that create the beautiful stones.
Locating the troublesome awn is akin to finding that proverbial needle in a haystack.
AWN Chief Executive Hasina Safi asked the IEC to improve its public awareness program in order to attract more women to the runoff election.
The parent GD-153 remained best for spikelets per spike, grain yield per plant, spike density and GD-171 for spike length, while GD-102 for maximum awn length and grains per spike.
Adduned i'w gadw drwy gydol y flwyddyn: Boed blwyddyn newydd dda i chi Drwy gydol dwy fil un deg tri A gawn ni oll wneud addewid A chadw eto'n driw i gyd Cychwyn ein sgyrsiau yn Gymraeg Gan atal rhag tyroi i'r Saesneg Fel bo yma blant dwyieithog Yn rhugl wrth groesi'r hiniog Ein dyletswydd ni fel Cymry Cadw'n hiaith rhag cael ei llygru Fel gwarchodwyr iaith gynefin Yma'i chynnal a'i hamddiffyn Iaith sydd gennym i'w thrysori Peidio'i gwadu - ei chlodfori Awn i gyd, yn hen ac ifanc I arbed ein hiaith rhag ei thranc.
HH the Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at Ritz-Carlton Doha Hotel the chairman of Jordan's House of Notables Tahir al-Masri, secretary general of Islah Congregation Party in Yemen Abdul Wahab al-Ansi, secretary general of Socialist Party Yassen No'man, secretary general of Unionist Nasserite Popular Organisation in Yemen Sultan No'man, former prime minister of Jordan Awn al-Khasawneh and member of the board of directors of the Arab Centre for Research and Policy Studies, and the special representative to the United Nations secretary-general in Libya Dr Tarek Mitri.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS OPUS MOBY PEW DARE OBOE ASH DUDE TENT SKY SLUM REINS SHOO OPTS WAS AWN MAOR I ACTIVE FUHRER I RATE SOL TEE FETE TREK IMAGE ASPS TWOMARS ROAM I AN PLEA MONE MRS SLOT APSE WEE THINKER Across: 1 Mike, 4 Atone, 7 Boots, 8 Niger, 9 Paris, 10 Archetypal, 14 Images, 16 Steady, 17 Salmonella, 22 Chess, 23 Corgi, 25 Ernie, 26 Dread, 27 Byre.
In the interim, Hughes will serve as GCI executive vice president - wireless and lead a GCI team planning the post-closing transition to AWN.
Amman, Jumada II 3, 1433, Apr 24, 2012, SPA -- Jordan's Prime Minister Awn Shawkat Al-Khasawneh left here today for Turkey in response to an invitation extended to him by the Turkish government to attend the 50th anniversary Celebration of Turkish Constitutional Court.
After taking the oath, Prince Al Hussein met Prime Minister Awn Khasawneh at the premier's office to discuss a host of issues.
Pob aderyn a welwn wedi marw, awn a hwy i Philip i'w paentio.
Arabian Mist, owned by Feras Awn Hassan Mubarak, trained by Awn Mubarak and to be ridden by T Cain, is the best bet to win the race for imported horses which will be run over 1,000 metres straight, starting at 2.
In Amman, the Turkish foreign minister is scheduled to meet with King Abdallah, the country's new Prime Minister Awn Khasawneh as well as with Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh.