achira


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Synonyms for achira

canna grown especially for its edible rootstock from which arrowroot starch is obtained

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A ello se sumaria el machacado de partes utiles de plantas con organos de almacenamiento subterraneo--en adelante POAS--(sensu Ochoa y Ladio 2011), tanto domesticadas (papa comun, oca y achira) como silvestres.
L'exemple de Sonelgaz, selon Malika Achira, cadre de ce groupe, est la pour dire tout le contraire ou du moins que le constat ne peut etre generalise a toutes les entreprises.
(11) Declaracion con la que se suma a otros 7 productos agroalimentarios nacionales protegidos como DO por la Superintendencia de Industria Comercio y Turismo, a saber: cafe de Colombia, cafe de Narino, cafe del Huila, cholupa del Huila, biscocho de achira del Huila y queso Caqueta.
Achira, the Edible Canna, Its Cultivation and Use in the Peruvian Andes.
luluguinness.com) Preppy look seen on the catwalk during the Paul Smith autumn/winter London Fashion Week show Sofie D'Hoore Fez oversized bag, pounds 437; Cherbourg jacket, pounds 993 and Passos trousers, pounds 377, Fenwick (www.fenwick.co.uk) Fiorelli Lorenzo block satchel, pounds 59 and Pied a Terre houndstooth swing coat, pounds 235, House of Fraser (020 7003 4000 / www.houseoffraser.co.uk) Moro large leather frame bag, pounds 269; Trinkah top, pounds 109; Pira blazer, pounds 199; Roqulin necklace, pounds 49; Achira gloves, pounds 69; Saffit trousers, pounds 109 and Frailea shoes, pounds 150, Ted Baker (0845 130 4278/www.tedbaker.com)
Barcino Cannaceae Canna indica Achira, achirilla Chloranthaceae Hedyosmum cumbalense Granizo Combretaceae Terminalia catappa Almendro Coriariaceae Coriaria ruscifolia Cucurbitaceae Cucurbita moschata Zapallo Luffa cylindrica Estropajo Cunoniaceae Weinmannia mariquitae Encenillo Weinmannia pinnata Encenillo Weinmannia pubescens Encenillo Cupressaceae Cupressus lusitanica Pino, cipres Cyatheaceae Alsophila erinacea Palma boba, helecho Cyathea divergens Palma boba, helecho Cyclanthaceae Asplundia sp.
Achira Wood, a custom carpentry outlet, is plastering the roof of its workshop--roughly 50,000 square feet of galvanized steel--with solar panels.