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Synonyms for puka

South American shrub or small tree having long shining evergreen leaves and panicles of green or yellow flowers

small roundheaded New Zealand tree having large resinous leaves and panicles of green-white flowers

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In a transcript of the interview, Pukas said of Jews who were shot: "They shout like geese you know.
"Some of the Jews used to scream like that, like the geese," the Daily Mail quoted Pukas, as saying.
I think the people of Cardiff can be very proud to say that in Brian Clark we had our very own Ferenc Pukas.
Lucky thing the puka part is huge otherwise she would have hard time breathe.
Three young women on Wednesday, March 15, filed a complaint with the Lithuanian Prosecutor General's Office, claiming that they had been sexually harassed by Kestutis Pukas, a member of the Seimas.
However, the Argentine maestro has missed out on the Pukas Goal of the Year award shortlist, with Neymar's mazy run against Internacional, Falcao's acrobatic volley against America de Cali and Miroslav Stoch's strike against Genclerbirligi all winning the public vote.
Talking about Miss Pasternak, he told journalist Anna Pukas: "I was persuaded to collaborate with her.
"For instance, in Kihei, the Kukui Mall and some of the others that opened have got a lot of pukas - a lot of people opened up little shops with high expectations and it didn't happen."
SAXOTECH vice president of business relations John Pukas echoed the same thought, saying the overall attitude of the conference was positive.
Pukas said publishers who stopped by his booth were interested in hyperlocal content and audience engagement.
Vice president of business relations John Pukas has attended every Mega-Conference, and he plans to be in New Orleans this year.
Pukas said the event is meant to be a fun, social way for attendees to interact.