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Maranta

 

a genus of plants of the family Maranthaceae. They are perennial grasses with tuberous rhizomes. The leaves are radical or cauline (in two rows). The flowers are three-parted and asymmetrical and grow in apical spicate inflorescences. The fruit is a monospermous capsule. There are approximately 25 species in tropical America. Some species are cultivated for their starch. The most important species is Indian arrowroot (Maranta arundinacea) the rhizomes of which are made into flour that is used in dietetic foods. (The flour is known as Indian arrowroot or East Indian arrowroot.) Several species of Maranta, including M. bicolor and M. leuconeura, have colorful leaves and are ornamentals; they are raised in greenhouses or as house plants.

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Maranta leuconeurs sounds rather like a medical problem.
Our strategic objectives going forward will focus on maximizing cash flow from operating activity and continued development of our interest in the Maranta block.
Edwards' agent Alan McColm said: "I have spoken to London Broncos chairman Barry Maranta and they would be interested in taking Shaun as long as the financial conditions were within their reach.
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with offices in Bogota, Colombia, and recently signed a Joint Operating Agreement for a 50% working interest in the Putumayo 4 block and a farm-in agreement for a 20% working interest in the Maranta block and acquired the interests of Avante Colombia in the Rio de Oro and Puerto Barco Fields, all in Colombia.
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Emerald"), the operator of the Maranta Block where La Cortez will hold a 20% working interest (Emerald will request the previous approval of the ANH for such interest assignment), has completed a workover job on the Mirto-1 well on March 6, 2010, which attempted to isolate a water production formation.
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Broncos chairman Barrie Maranta will step down after the game and return to Brisbane.
with offices in Bogota, Colombia, and has signed a Joint Operating Agreement for a 50% working interest in the Putumayo-4 block and a Joint Operating Agreement for a 20% working interest in the Maranta block, were the Mirto-1 exploration well has been drilled.
He was released from his contract after a stormy meeting with chairman Barry Maranta.
Tony was one of Australia's outstanding defensive backs and we have identified a need to strengthen our defence," said chairman Barry Maranta.