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tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites

United States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917


United States physician who proved that yellow fever is transmitted by mosquitoes (1851-1902)


a vibrator consisting of a thin strip of stiff material that vibrates to produce a tone when air streams over it

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Two Common Buzzards quartered the broken reeds picking up the dead and dying -easy pickings for these raptors.
I am advising you to never let the MQM become a self-serving party," said he adding,"The MQM needs 'men of deeds' and not 'showmanning' broken reeds.
In his oral evidence he also accepted that on occasions he may have been perceived to be not playing well, which was a difficulty which he believed to stem from the use of some broken reeds.
Also present in the format of Plante's book is the ancient Greek lesbian poet Sappho, whose works were gradually excavated as incomplete fragments on broken reeds of papyrus.
It was like a nest protecting him, all crushed and broken reeds and the tramp in the middle of the flattened circle.