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ceiba

[′sā·bə]
(botany)

Ceiba

 

(Ceiba pentandra), a tree of the family Bombaceae that grows in tropical America. The fruits yield kapok. The ceiba is cultivated in the tropical countries of both hemispheres.

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Ceiba pentandra (ceiba) es un arbol de rapido crecimiento de la familia Bombacaceae que puede alcanzar una altura de hasta 50 m y un diametro normal de 2 m o mas (Pennington y Sarukhan, 2005; Alvarado et al.
Ceiba has expertise in providing managed services, products and information analytics to operators in the life sciences segment, serving big pharmaceutical companies and research institutions, according to the press release.
The temporary suspension of the Ceiba International flights was a precautionary measure adopted by the government, but it resumed the flights after it obtained equipment to detect and confront a possible Ebola outbreak.
Ceiba Energy Services announces the opening of a custom treating and water disposal facility located at 17 Street and 92 Ave in Strathcona County, AB.
La ceiba es un rbol tropical frondoso de majestuosidad arrobadora que cautiva no solo por su impacto visual, sino tambien por su fortaleza y plenitud al arraigarse con tenacidad en el sitio donde se enclava, en la tierra fertil que lo recibe; siempre pletorico de vida, con tronco fuerte y esplendoroso follaje que permite imaginar el anclaje que tiene en el suelo con raices bien dotadas, mostrando su fastuosidad; ello alude a un principio que dice: "lo que es abajo es arriba, o viceversa: lo que es arriba es abajo", cuya sugerencia es, en esencia, el equilibrio que existe siempre en la naturaleza.
On the other hand, the creamy-white flowers of Ceiba pentandra are small and have only five stamens arranged in spherical fasciculate inflorescences, they are pollinated by a wide range of flying & non flying mammals such as bees, wasps and hummingbirds [24].
Leguminous and non-leguminous forage species used for the experiment Family Common name Botanical name Rhizophoraceae Dawata Carallia integerrima Euphorbiaceae Kebella Aporosa lindeliyana Boraginaceae Imbul Ceiba perntandra Moraceae Jak fruit Artocarpus heterophyllus Leguminoseae Ipil ipil Leucaena leucocephala Leguminoseae Glirizidia Gliricidia sepium Table 2.
LA CEIBA, Honduras, Ramadan 21, 1432, Aug 21, 2011, SPA -- A global summit of African descendants has demanded that the United Nations and other world bodies hold permanent forums on improving their communities' economic and social conditions, according to AP.
Me solicito tambien atender la queja de la senora Maria Teresa Caicedo, la lider del barrio Fundadores "aqui al lado de nuestra empresa, quien una vez mas, se esta quejando por el dichoso arbol del parque, una ceiba.
Heroina acepto ver a Unico un atardecer, bajo la ceiba.
THE AGRICULTURAL JOINT-STOCK COMPANIES AS A STRATEGY OF DEVELOPMENT OF THE MUNICIPALITIES OF THE BLOCK LA CEIBA OF THE TRUJILLO STATE
Some two months ago the Chairman of Friendship Society Bulgaria - Honduras, Spas Tashev, came across an interesting bit of information not known before in Bulgaria: the only river in the entire world that has been named after Bulgaria (in Spanish Rio Bulgaria) happens to flow near the city of La Ceiba on the Caribbean coast of Honduras.