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Synonyms for catechu

extract of the heartwood of Acacia catechu used for dyeing and tanning and preserving fishnets and sails

East Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat pods

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a Mount Gambier Hospital has provided chemotherapy for more than 10 years, but we have never had a purpose built unit from which to provide this important treatment,a Mr Snelling said.
Richie Alridge has been drinking at Ye Cracke, the Gambier Terrace local pub, for 35 years.
The Mount Gambier volcanic chain is a maar complex (a broad, low-relief volcanic crater) with over 400 eruption centres.
Bruce Hardy at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio, and his colleagues said that such fibres are not twisted together in nature, suggesting that the Neanderthals could have strung the string, New Scientist reported.
Mary Sturgis, 19, of Gambier, Ohio, took the grand-prize-winning photo titled "Aventuras en Pillachiquir" in Azuay, Ecuador, in summer 2013.
The Old Mount Gambier Gaol in Gambier, SA, was a prison from the 1860s right up to 1995 and has now been turned into boutique hotel with prison cells converted to dorm-style hotel rooms with communal bathrooms.
Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio, says in a statement on its website that Pochter was a 21-year-old student from Chevy Chase, Md.
Germain, who survived the sinking of his ship, the Gambier Bay, in the Pacific.
Mount Gambier Library: 150 year journey of community enrichment 1862-2012 by Graham Greenwood.
The aims of the study were to (1) garner residents' attitudes towards water restrictions in three areas of South Australia, namely an area in the northern part of greater metropolitan Adelaide (henceforth referred to as Metro North), one in the eastern metropolitan area (Metro East), and the country town of Mount Gambier in south-east South Australia; and to (2) identify determinants of attitudinal differences towards water restrictions.
Resins from Uncaria gambier and Acacia catechu tannins were prepared by copolymerization with phenol and formaldehyde at 100[degrees]C.
When it was announced the show would come from TWW's Pontcanna Studios in Cardiff, 11,000 people applied for tickets for the show 40 - and she aims to get really with it In a magnificent gesture, at her 40th birthday party, Mrs June Gambier means to prove to her friends, once and for all.
At an earlier hearing Paul Dutton Jones, of Gambier Street, Bangor admitted stealing pounds 9,000 of jewellery from a Bangor shop and trying to smash the window of a Menai Bridge jewellers.
Yet another study looked more specifically at regional Australian students (Years 10, 11 and 12), its study sites including both Whyalla and Mount Gambier (Alloway, Gilbert, Gilbert, & Muspratt, 2004).
Williams, teacher, scholar, and former associate editor of The Psychological Record, passed away in Gambier, OH, on May 11, 2011.