Arkite


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Arkite

(är`kīt), in the Bible, the Canaanite tribe centered around Arka or Arca, a town near the E Mediterranean Sea NE of Tripoli. Arka, called Arca Caesarea and Caesarea Libani by the Romans, was the birthplace of Alexander Severus; it was vainly besieged by the Crusaders in 1099.

arkite

[′är‚kīt]
(petrology)
A feldspathoid-rich rock consisting largely of pseudoleucite and nepheline, subordinate melanite and pyroxene, and accessory orthoclase, apatite, and sphene.
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These receptacles feature a re-engineered, direct-drive cam mechanism to insure reliable, constant, positive locking action and a redesigned front housing that is compatible with Crouse-Hinds Arkite APJ and NPJ plugs.
At Genesis 15:19, the Bible says Canaan, who was cursed by his grandfather Noah, "was the father of Sidon his firstborn, and the Hittites, Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites, Hivites, Arkites, Sinites, Arvadites, Zemarites, and Hathites.
She said: "I got two or three youth groups together - the Lepton Pilots, The Ark and the Arkites.