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a coniferous evergreen tree of New Zealand, Podocarpus spicatus, having a bluish bark and small linear leaves arranged in two rows: timber used for flooring and weatherboards



an urban-type settlement in Burliutobinskii Raion, Taldy-Kurgan Oblast, Kazakh SSR. It is located on the Aksu River (Lake Balkhash basin). Population, 6,600 (1970). It has a railroad station on the Alma-Ata-Semipalatinsk line. Matai has enterprises connected with railroad transport.

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Buvo eksperimentuojama su tokiais rizikos matais, kaip semivariacija (angl.
There are more than 30,000 matais in the country, about 8% of whom are women.
As the owner of Matais Books Cards & Art, in Long Beach, California, the only black gay and lesbian bookstore in the country, I interact with many gay and lesbian writers.
Aprasomoji statistika pateikiama remiantis padeties, sklaidos ir rysiu matais, o isvadine statistika--reiksmingumo kriterijais.
Paradoxically, both the arguments for that reform and those against it emphasised the need to protect 'tradition' (especially matai dignity and authority) from the vicissitudes of modern political life.