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Ail

 

(1) Among the Kirghiz and Altai peoples in the past, a nomadic or seminomadic settlement which usually included kinfolk of varying degrees of relationship. Among the Altai the term “ail” also referred to a separate dwelling (a yurt or a hut) with a farm.

(2) Among the Mongol peoples, a nomadic family group.

(3) In the Kirghiz SSR, a rural administrative territorial unit. Accordingly, village councils of the Kirghiz SSR are referred to as ail and village soviets of working people’s deputies.

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Felly dyma ddod ar draws artistiaid Aberteifi, Ail Symudiad hefo eu alawon gwych a wedyn Malcolm Neon yn gwthio'r ffiniau electronig.
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Daw'r gem ail gyfle yn sgAl y frwydr danllyd ar gae Ashton Gate nos Fawrth ddiwethaf pan sgoriodd ymosodwr Bryste, Gavin Williams - sydd wedi ennill dau gap dros Gymru - ym munudau ola'r gem.
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2008 was a record breaking year for AIL with 18% growth.
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A DAY after M AIL T ODAY exposed the shocking reality behind the dysfunctional cardiac operation theatre at Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital, hospital authorities swung into action and assured that the operation theatre ( OT) will be ready for use in the next two days.
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