Asben


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Asben

another name for Aïr (region of the Sahara)
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However, England lost momentum asBen Stokes(five), Root andJos Buttler(12) went in quick succession and the tourists fell short of their target despite a late flurry from Ravi Bopara(23 not out) andTim Bresnan(14 not out).
The land within the strong line is Haussa; my black friend had omitted Asben. These regions are governed by Sultans, of whom those of Kashna and Kano are the most powerful; but they all, (either by constraint or policy) pay tribute to Burnu' except Kabi or Nyffe, their districts being at too great a distance.
He never returned from the sin-bin asBen Buxton took over at prop.