alang-alang

alang-alang

[′ä‚läŋ′ä‚läŋ]
(botany)
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Melissa Escoton, a pride of Alang-Alang, Leyte and is now studying in De La Salle, settled for the silver medal in the women's 100m hurdles in 15.00sec behind eventual gold winner Raja Nursheena Raja Azhar of Malaysia (14.50sec).
Sabi ko kasi alang-alang kay sa Pangulo,' the Executive Secretary said.
Eh alang-alang hindi ko naman suportahan dahil lang sa principle of dynasty (Even if I do not like it but my children wants it, I cannot deprive them of my support just because of the principle of dynasty)," the president said.
A 68-year-old widow was shot to death by unidentified perpetrators along the national highway in Purok Pag-asa, Sitio Alang-alang, Barangay Malabog, Paquibato District around 4:45 a.m.
Six species of graminiae plants were chosen as the sources of isolates include: elephant grass (Pennisetum purpureum), alang-alang (Imperata cylindrica), sugar cane (Saccharum officinarum), maize (Zea mays), rice plant (Oryza sativa) and cyperus (Cyperus rotundus).
With exposed alang-alang roofing and tall wooden paneled glass doors opening out to a private deck, the luxuriously appointed sea villas house both state-of-the-art comfort and Malaysian tradition.
After repeated or severe fires, however, there is no longer a seed source and suitable ecomycorrhizal fungi will have disappeared as well, and eventually repeated fires lead to establishment of Imperata cylindrica (alang-alang) grasslands that readily burn, which kills off any natural regeneration that may have occurred.
The OVP partnered with Pinoy Laughter Yoga, founded by Paolo Trinidad, Rotary Club of San Juan North, and Abot-Kamay Alang-Alang sa Pagbabago (AKAP) of Caritas Novaliches as part of a program to support the widows and dependents left behind by EJK victims.
Ang pangalang Las Islas Filipinas ay binigay sa ating bansa nang masakop tayo ng mga Kastila alang-alang sa kanilang hari na si Rey Felipe II.
'Pero kung ito po ay makikita ng lahat, paalala po kung maaari ay huwag na pong gawin or i-minimize natin alang-alang na rin sa inyong security, dahil baka may magtangka rin na gumawa ng hindi maganda or labag sa batas, halimbawa ay pagnanakaw [o] akyat-bahay,' he said.