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Mam

 

an Indian people living in Guatemala and Mexico. Total population, approximately 270,000 (1969, estimate). The Mam language is related to the Mayan group. The Mam religion represents a mixture of Catholicism and strong survivals of ancient beliefs (worship of the “masters of the mountains” and the like). The chief occupations of the Mam are farming, livestock breeding, and seasonal work as hired laborers on coffee plantations.

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Responding to Toprak, IE-yk did not deny the claims, admitting that "a small" plot of land --apparently referring to the 28,000-square-meter area -- had been taken from MAM to be opened up to construction.
Love Davina, Katrina and all your surrogate children at the Gazette xxx CAMPBELL VICKI Happy Mother's Day Mam, love you lots.
Nicola Cooper "The first words that came out of my mouth and my daughter's mouths, were Mam.
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Her mam was closed off to everything but her pills.
Treasured memories of our happy days together Mam, until we meet again.
Mam, who was likely born in 1970 or 1971, often says the evil done to her and the trauma and rage, she continues to experience are what propel her to help others; if she had her choice, she would have a little plot of land, a beautiful garden and family and friends to nourish.
Efo'r fath sn am y frech goch y dyddiau yma, rwy'n cofio'n dda ddioddef efo'r anhwylder yma, a mam yn gofalu.
Litters of Long-Evans hooded rats (Simonsen Laboratories, Gilroy, CA) were exposed in utero to the neurotoxin MAM (Midwest Research Institute, Kansas City, MO) on GD 16 or 17 via a single intraperitoneal injection to the pregnant dam.
of Sales for MAM North America and will succeed current CEO Fritz Hirsch who is retiring.
Happy Mother's Day Grandma love and kisses from courtney, Eden, Dillan, Lennon, layton, finley & ava-lily xxxxx BRIGGS PAMELA happy Mother's Day lots of love from Jamie & debbie xxx BRIGGS PAMELA happy Mother's Day love Jamie & debbie xxx BRIGGS TRACY Happy Mothers Day to The Best Mam and Nana