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Synonyms for capiz

marine bivalve common in Philippine coastal waters characterized by a large thin flat translucent shell

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Slipper-cupped oysters were sampled at 2 sites in Ivisan, Capiz, from September to December 2007.
House of Fraser has beautiful small capiz shell bowls, pounds 4 each, scented pumice stones, pounds 12 each, and tumblers, pounds 10 each.
Among the other victims, three died in flooding in Toledo on Cebu island and another in nearby Capiz Province, both in the central Philippines.
We didn't always know what to call it, but we have always been autonomous here," said local campesino leader Efren Capiz.
The Capiz Bar entertains guests with its in-house DJ who will play lounge music.
About 30 exhibitors will participate in the Capiz Product Expo of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) at Robinsons Place in Pueblo de Panay from Dec.
After Yolanda, we began the first day of our new life," Governor Victor Tanco of the province of Capiz said.
Joey Salgado, the VP's spokesman said they verified the report and discovered that the relief bags with the VP sticker and name were donated by Engr Nelson Golez of Iloilo which were sent to Capiz province.
Philippines Red Cross chief Gwendolyn Pang also said relief workers were trying to get to Capiz province, about 200 kilometres west of Tacloban, on Panay island.
Handicrafts made of fibre, straw, abaca, pandan and Capiz known to be mother of pearl, attract huge number of visitors to the Philippine Pavilion.
A The Capiz chandelier is available for Graham and Green at pounds 165.
In the adjacent dining area, a built-in cabinet sports fronts made of turquoise capiz shells embedded in resin.
Its beautiful design using capiz shells almost classes it as a work of art and if you buy one from The White Company (www.
The line, db Sources Limited, features handmade vases, frames, wall decor and sculpture made from exotic shells like Capiz, Cabibe and other materials; floor candies wrapped in abaca; decorative pillows embellished with coconut shells; and a host of other accent pieces.