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purdah

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1. the custom in some Muslim and Hindu communities of keeping women in seclusion, with clothing that conceals them completely when they go out
2. a screen in a Hindu house used to keep the women out of view
3. a veil worn by Hindu women of high caste
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1 in Olsztynku located at street Sielska 2A, ie the area covering the municipalities of Olsztynek, Stawiguda, Purda, Gietrzwald.
I wish to thank Bill Christie (the Editor), Warren Bailey, Sandra Betton, Christa Bouwman, Arturo Bris, Melanie Cao, Joe Kushner, Richard Lyons, Derek Oler, Thomas Payne, Lynnette Purda, Eric Santor, an anonymous referee, and seminar participants at the 2004 Canadian Economics Association, the 2004 Western Economies Association, 2005 Southwestern Finance Association, 2005 European Financial Management Association, 2005 Northern Finance Association, 2006 RS-De Groote Luncheon Seminar, the University of Calgary, the University of Western Ontario, Queen's University, Wilfrid Laurier University, the Ontario Securities Commission, Market Regulation Services Inc.
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