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Synonyms for abaca

a kind of hemp obtained from the abaca plant in the Philippines

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Philippine banana tree having leafstalks that yield Manila hemp used for rope and paper etc

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'I have leaned some of the rules here and this is a disadvantage,' said Abaka.
The message delay of ABAKA, ARGBV and RMAKA are bigger than our scheme.
Fighting only in his second sixround bout in his fledgling pro boxing career, he looked agile and sharp on his feet, not giving his much experienced rival Abaka any chance.
Musa textilis Abaca Abaka shoot (leaf Nee bud) Myrtaceae Psidium Guava Bayaba young leaves guajava L.
[2] Jiun-Long Huang, Lo-Yao Yeh, and Hung-Yu Chien, "ABAKA: An anonymous batch authenticated and key agreement scheme for value-added services in vehicular ad hoc networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.
The 23-year-old guaranteed himself at least a bronze medal with his showing on Wednesday night in Glasgow with a professional display against Nickson Otieno Abaka from Kenya.
About 15,000 people live on the island, which has two highly prized beach resorts Abaka Bay and Port-Morgan, the latter, named after Henry Morgan who narrowly survived the wreck of his Jamaican merchant ship in 1676, in the area.
M Tabaring Tonic for infants Musa textilisNee M Abaka Wounds/cuts H Skin allergies Fever T Headache/fever Mycetia javanica H Makapusa Loose bowel (Blume) Reinw.
The post-performance discussion began with an announcement by the director of the theatre group, Jerome Abaka, that the performance was over, and because the essence of the play was to get the stakeholders to react to the issues raised by the villagers, the floor was open for such reactions.
However, differently from Saggs, I analyze abaka as the second object of itekim.
<<La langue armenienne dans le monde>>, Journal Abaka, 11 septembre 1995, p.
Romualdez and Alyansa Bol-anon Alang sa Kausaban (ABAKA) of Bohol.
Stylish Africa champion Nick Okoth, tantalising Isaac Meja, explosive Fredrick Onyango and hard-punching Simon Mulinge taught their opponents some boxing lessons to also get a final stab for gold medals at the Northern Africa country.However, Abednego Kyalo, Nick Abaka and Victor Odhiambo will now settle for bronze after they lost their semi-final bouts.
The parties include the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC) and National Unity Party (NUP), and local groups Serbisyo sa Bayan Party (SBP) of Quezon City, Alyansa Bol-anon Alang sa Kausaban (ABAKA) of Bohol and Zamboanga del Norte's Aggrupation of Party for Progress (APP).
Duterte-Carpio graced the launch of the Alyansa Bol-anon Alang sa Kausaban (Boholano Alliance for Change) or ABAKA on Friday representing her regional party Hugpong ng Pagbabago (Coalition for Change) or HNP.