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Synonyms for ironwood

handsome East Indian evergreen tree often planted as an ornamental for its fragrant white flowers that yield a perfume

exceptionally tough or hard wood of any of a number of ironwood trees

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a small slow-growing deciduous tree of northern Iran having a low domed shape

medium-sized hop hornbeam of eastern North America

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These swab specimens had been collected during 2012-2016 from women attending different healthcare settings: a mobile health clinic in rural Mopani District (n = 52) and 3 departments at the academic hospital in Pretoria: obstetrics and gynecology clinic (n = 14), antiretroviral treatment clinic (n = 10), and sexually transmitted infection (STI) clinic (n = 6).
Thirteen districts had an average percentage of CD4 counts <100 cells/[micro]L between 10% and 12% in 2014/15, including four districts in LP (Capricorn, Greather Sekhukhune, Mopani, Waterberg), three in GP (Bojanala, Tshwane Metro, Ekurhuleni), two each in MP (Ehlanzeni, Nkangala) and North West (NW) (Dr Kenneth Kaunda and Fezile Dabi) and one each in FS (Lejweleputswa) and EC (Chris Hani).
As well, the closure of Glencore's Katanga and Mopani operations in the DRC and Zambia in September 2015 for a projected 18-month period took thousands of tonnes of cobalt out of production.
Steaming plates of the finest cuts of wild game from eland to springbok are braaid on mopani wood and served with side dishes of locally raised fruits and vegetables.
Though areas like the Gaza province didn't suffer much from the bad weather, the Mopani district in the&nbsp;Limpopo province was forced to cancel school&nbsp;and the Inhambe province saw more than 100,000 people impacted by the storm, according to Herald Live.&nbsp;NASA ( could even spot Dineo from space.
Keywords: crude protein, leaf quality, nutrition, phenols, tannins, mopani woodland.
On April 4, 2016, Glencore stated the firm's intention to invest over USD1.1 billion in the firm's Mopani mine in order to develop three copper mine shafts that, with new technology, will extend mine life by over 25 years.
We have revised down our forecast on the back of Glencore's decision to halt production at the firm's Mopani mine, ongoing power shortages and continued mineral policy uncertainty.
Glencore plans to invest $950m over three years to expand operations at its Mopani Copper Mines.
Moody's said that while no rating action is being taken right now, the suspension of Glencore's Mopani copper mine and Chinese-operated Luanshya mine are negative for Zambia (B1 Negative), which is already struggling with low copper prices and drought.
We remain committed to producing an entertaining, educational and inspiration filled magazine, able to transport those whose passion is the Dark Continent to those far off places where mopani fires smoulder, buffalo roam and lions roar.
- John Chiwele, Chief Financial Officer, Mopani Copper Mines, Zambia
Glencore, the majority owner of Mopani Copper Mines, which employs some 20,000 people and is waiting on its $200m VAT reclaim, has also suspended some of the $800m investment it has proposed to make in the country.
Polodeshia Ernestus, another lady running a small scale business selling traditional food such as oshifima known as omahangu, mopani worms, dried spinach, beans, etc.