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mopoke

a small spotted owl, Ninox novaeseelandiae, of Australia and New Zealand. In Australia the tawny frogmouth, Podargus strigoides, is very often wrongly identified as the mopoke
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But it was the afore-mentioned fashion show that had Ruru really ramping up his workout routine.
(3) Jacinta Ruru, "A Treaty in Another Context: Creating Reimagined Treaty Relationships in Aotearoa New Zealand" in Borrows & Coyle, ibid 305 at 305.
To name a few: Shakespeare and the Japanese Stage edited by Takashi Sasayama, Ronnie Mulryne and Margaret Shewring (1998); New Sites for Shakespeare: Theatre, the Audience and Asia by John Russell Brown (1999); Shashibiya: Staging Shakespeare in China by Ruru Li (2003); World- Wide Shakespeares: Local Appropriations in Film and Performance edited by Sonia Massai (2005); and Shakespeare in Culture edited by Bi-qi Beatrice Lei and Ching-Hsi Perng (2012).
Table 1: Elemental words by periodic table group group longest elemental words 1 LiNaCs 2 CaRaCaRa 3 UNdErLaYEr, ThErEuNdEr 4 TiTi 5 TaV 6 MoW 7 Re 8 RuRu, RuFe, FeHs 9 Coir, CoCo 10 NiDs 11 Cu, Ag 12 -- 13 AlBInAl 14 SiC 15 BiBi, BiAs 16 PoSSeSSeS 17 CUFF 18 HeXeNe, HeArNe
Additional titles such as "The Pulchritudinous Children of October Snow" and "RuRu & Rudy" are also scheduled to be released in 2014/2015.
The University of Canterbury is a public tertiary education institution, and Rangi Ruru Early Childhood College is a private tertiary education facility.
Shell N (a) R (b) 1000 x [DELTA] ([Angstrom]) [[sigma].sup.2c] ([[Angstrom].sup.2]) (a) Pt-[Ru.sub.black] Ru-Ru 4.2 (2) 2.65 (4) 7.0 (3) Ru-Pt 2.6 (2) 2.71 (1) 5.8 * (f) (b) Pt-[Ru.sub.co]/C Ru-Cl 1.1 (1) 2.31 (1) 6.5 (2) Ru-Ru 3.8 (3) 2.65 (4) 5.2 (5) Ru-Pt 1.1 (3) 2.70 (2) 4.3 * (f) Ru-[O.sub,s] 1.0 (3) 3.39 (4) 2.4 (5) (c) Pt-[Ru.sub.se]/C Ru-Cl 0.8 (2) 2.32 (3) 8.2 (4) Ru-Ru 4.1 (2) 2.64 (3) 6.1 (3) Ru-Pt 0.4 (1) 2.68 (3) 4.7 * (f) Shell [DELTA] EXAFS [E.sub.0] reference (d) (eV) (a) Pt-[Ru.sub.black] Ru-Ru 6.6 (3) RuRu Ru-Pt 9.9 (7) RuPt (b) Pt-[Ru.sub.co]/C Ru-Cl 5 (2) RuCl Ru-Ru 5 (1) RuRu Ru-Pt 5 (3) RuPt Ru-[O.sub,s] -8 (2) RuO (c) Pt-[Ru.sub.se]/C Ru-Cl 7 (1) RuCl Ru-Ru 6 (1) RuRu Ru-Pt -5 (3) RuPt (a) N: the coordination number for the absorber-backscattering pair.
A few butter lamps shone on top of the almirah, and red flames burned in the hearth, making an u ruru sound.
Because Rangi Ruru school in New Zealand, which I visited recently, is heavily involved in the Alliance of Girls' Schools (Australasia) and campaigns vigorously on behalf of all girls' schools, I came away having re-examined the case for single-sex schools.
{Later, in 460 CE, West Region was lost to the Ruru [[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], non-Sinitic etymology] Khaganate (330~554).}
Often there is reference to, or a brief telling of, myths or mythical creatures such as the Cyclops, Itovo from Madagascar who dealt in magical transformations; Hercules; or the New Zealand Ruru, a famous bird-hunter.
This collection of writings, edited by Ruru (law, U.