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archil

(är`kĭl, –chĭl) or

orchil

(ôr`–), blue, red, or purple dye extracted from several species of lichenlichen
, usually slow-growing organism of simple structure, composed of fungi (see Fungi) and photosynthetic green algae or cyanobacteria living together in a symbiotic relationship and resulting in a structure that resembles neither constituent.
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, also called orchella weeds, found in various parts of the world. Commercial archil is either a powder (called cudbear), a pasty mass (called archil), or a drier paste (called persis).
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The dangerous thing is that there might be more material out there somewhere," Archil Pavlenishvili, chief of Georgia's nuclear smuggling unit, told the AP news agency.
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If winger Archil Kavtarashvili had been able to cling on to the interception he looked set to take shortly afterwards and then run clear 80 metres in front of him without being caught, South Africa would have been quakinq.
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8 Richard Dale were all sin-binned before Wales finally conceded a very late try to Georgian lock Archil Alikadze, converted by full-back Teim Sokhadze.
Wales had to defend desperately in the last 10 minutes against the driving Georgian pack and were down to 12 men after three yellow cards by Irish referee Alistair McKay, finally conceding a try to lock Archil Alikadze, converted by full-back Tein Sokhadze.
Chivadze called up goalkeeper Georgi Nikuradze, who plays for FC KooTeePee in Finland, Dinamo Tbilisi defender Archil Sakhvadze and Arsenal Kiev striker Shalva Apkhazava in his 19-man squad for Georgia's first test of the year.
A young Arveladze went on to win three Georgian league titles and two cups before moving to Trabzonspor along with his younger (by only 20 minutes) twin brother Archil.