ambrosia


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a mixture of nectar and pollen prepared by worker bees and fed to larvae

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any of numerous chiefly North American weedy plants constituting the genus Ambrosia that produce highly allergenic pollen responsible for much hay fever and asthma

fruit dessert made of oranges and bananas with shredded coconut

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(classical mythology) the food and drink of the gods

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So that, Senor Ambrosia while you consign your friend's body to the earth, you should not consign his writings to oblivion, for if he gave the order in bitterness of heart, it is not right that you should irrationally obey it.
But," replied Franz, "this ambrosia, no doubt, in passing through mortal hands has lost its heavenly appellation and assumed a human name; in vulgar phrase, what may you term this composition, for which, to tell the truth, I do not feel any particular desire?
Ambrosia Treatment Center releases its first official Corporate Social Responsibility Report, recapping 2017 and setting goals for the upcoming year.
Vincent Ambrosia, Nasa programme director, will be a key actor in the creation of the new Eratothenis Excellence Centre at the Cyprus University of Technology (Tepak) to conduct a high level of basic and applied research in areas related to earth observation and space technologies.
Following its successful launch in Florida, creators and importers Ambrosia Group LLC, through a partnership with A.
Most ambrosia beetles are harmless, economically unimportant wood-boring beetles; however, the group also includes some of the most invasive and destructive tree pests.
But it was only recently that I encountered their more flamboyant cousin, the ambrosia cake.
It's there, too, in her new Ambrosia series, a collection of one-off glass vessels, cups, and oil lamps, which will be available exclusively at The Future Perfect this fall.
Launched this month, chefs and caterers can enter for a chance to win a 500 restaurant voucher, simply by purchasing any three products from Premier Foods Bisto, Paxo, Birds or Ambrosia foodservice ranges, all of which are essentials for Christmas menus.
Only three apple varieties (Honeycrisp, Jazz and Ambrosia) among the top 10 varieties grown in Washington showed dollar growth, and only four apples (Honeycrisp, Jazz, Ambrosia and Gala) showed volume growth.
She builds a new family around her ragtag neighbors, including Layla, the sensuous woman next door whose "lovemaking is like shade" to those in need, and Layla's silent daughter, Ambrosia.
And the foul object caused a lot more than a flutter when it was fished from the bowels of the Ambrosia plastic pot.
Safmarine Ngami, MSC Atlanta, Ikan Prang, Golden Ambrosia, Sea Luck II, Glag Mersinidi, Almah Booba, Lassy Victory SC Dong Hai are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, cement, sun, flower seeds, wheat, chemical, diesel oil and edible oil respectively during the last 24 hours.
Junior Scott Ambrosia had a big night for the Rams and scored two first-half touchdowns.
Plus, until October 28 you can pick up Ambrosia Devon Custard/Creamed Rice Pudding (400g) for 54p, instead of PS1.