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Synonyms for bird of paradise

a tropical flowering shrub having bright orange or red flowers

ornamental plant of tropical South Africa and South America having stalks of orange and purplish-blue flowers resembling a bird

any of numerous brilliantly colored plumed birds of the New Guinea area

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What Huma gets up to in Dubai I have to shop and eat Arabic food.
Neither the HUMA or the H-WEX were physically shown at the presentation, but there were plenty of oohs and aahhs when Hyundai Senior Engineer Dong-Jin Hyun, PhD, used the H-MEX to walk on stage.
'This year, we've partnered with Huma, Skyjet, Samsonite and Marketplace by Rustan's,' said SSI group events and promotions manager Jeanger Navarro.
 "Clearly anyone can prove in seconds that Huma's family business is owned by Saudi Arabian terrorists," the narrator states.
Captain Eric Brill is an American pilot and Certified Flight Instructor who brings specialized sets of skills and talents, both in and out of the cockpit, to the seaplane service operated by the luxury Huma Island Resort & Spa.
Madhuri and Huma appeared on the show to promote their upcoming film Dedh Ishqiya , directed by Abhishek Choubey, which will be aired in the coming weeks.
In the case of the HUMA committee, these departments include the Ministry of Employment and Social Development and the Ministry of Labour.
It will affect my work and I don't want these stories or anytthing like that to affect my relationsships with people who I care about, who have mentored me," Huma said.
But who is Huma? She is a young Muslim lady from an Indian father and a Pakistani mother.
Bachmann said Huma Mahmood Abedin had connections with the Muslim Brotherhood, which implied that she was part of a wider conspiracy.
"We're waiting with great anticipation for my husband's release," said Huma, the wife of Qureshi.
Anthony Weiner and wife Huma Abedin and their Forest Hills apartment About 10 weeks before the tweet was seen 'round the world, Democratic Rep.
Huma Mulji displayed five works in an exhibition that could be described as minimal in more ways than one.
LAHORE, July 7 -- The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday postponed until July 23 the hearing of a petition filed by 19 doctors, accused of medical negligence in treating Huma Akram, the wife of former test cricketer Waseem Akram.
Governor Ozturk said Huma Kusu(Huma Kusu is a bird spice which lives in Erzurum) was the suitable name for the mascot which the people of the Erzurum thinks to be namedAa as Huma Kusu to Mascot.