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anoa

(ənō`ə): see buffalobuffalo,
name commonly applied to the American bison but correctly restricted to certain related African and Asian mammals of the cattle family. The water buffalo, or Indian buffalo, Bubalus bubalis, is found in S Asia.
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After graduating in 12th grade from Ali Mustaghni High School in Kabul, I wanted to join army so I passed the required tests and got into the ANOA. We were trained there for two months before we heard of a scholarship in Pakistan."
On the first day of the clerkship, before being introduced to RP, the participants were asked to prescribe a medication for an ANOA, ARS, AOM, AC and ABT case (Addendum 1).
Typical of Anoa's figurative prophecy, this people have become "a spring blindly flowing, knowing nothing of its imminent extinction, ignorant of replenishing reciprocity." (Seasons 17)
It was in a season of rains, the narrator tells us, that Anoa spoke in two voices.
Elevated titers of ANA (but not ANoA) were positively associated with MeHg exposure (log-transformed, for blood and plasma), unadjusted [odds ratio (OR) = 2.6; 95% confidence inrerval (CI): 1.1, 6.2] and adjusted for sex and age (OR = 2.9; 95% CI: 1.1, 7.5).
Killers who from the desert brought us in the aftermath of Anoa's prophecy a choice of deaths; death of our spirit, the clogging destruction of our minds with their senseless religion of slavery.
The latter in all its creative force manifests revolutionary violence, ranging from the revolutionary activities of the women in the harem, the implied revolutionary violence in the hunting imagery encapsulated in Anoa's myth, to the guerilla strategy of the people of "the way." Through authorial comments, Armah contradicts these, detesting the use of arms and probing rhetorically, "for in the face of armed enmity is unarmed courage not merely another name for suicide?
Systemic sclerosis is associated with several autoantibodies such as anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA), ACA, anti-Scl-70 (anti-topoisomerase I) antibodies, anti-nucleolar antibodies (ANoA), etc.
Reindorf's mother was Hannah Naa Anoa Ama Ashong-Cudjoe, a Ga woman of Kinka (Dutch Accra).
Anoa Dillion gave third-placed Derby a 27th-minute lead with a glorious 25-yard drive into the top left corner, and restored their advantage three minutes after Slovenian Haris Vuckic's 51stminute equaliser.