belat

belat

[bā′lät]
(meteorology)
A strong land wind from the north or northwest which sometimes blows across the southeastern coast of Arabia and is accompanied by a hazy atmosphere due to sand blown from the interior desert.
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She gives as hard as she takes with rousing 'belat' moments to drive home a point: We see you over there on the internet/ Comparing all the girls who are killing it/ But we figured you out/ We all know now we all got crowns.
Belat, portrayed by Vice Ganda, attempts to rebuild her family's carnival and save it from bankruptcy.
An official entry at the 2018 Metro Manila Film Festival, Fantastica is a fantasy-comedy film with its story focusing in the life of Belat (Ganda) who is part of the once-colorful world of the carnival named Perya Wurtzbach: The Happiest Place on the Earth, the Universe Rather.
Baharom's body was found at a sluice gate of Sungai Tambun Tulang in Simpang Empat, Norma's in Sungai Tambun Tulang and Norzalina's in Sungai Arau near Kampung Belat Batu.
C'est que ce rassemblement convivial s'est ponctue par l'election d'un conseil provincial du Forum de Parite et d'Egalite, d'une trentaine de militantes et de militants, ainsi que par l'election de la coordinatrice de la section prefectorale du forum, en la personne de Jamila Ait Belat. C'est ainsi que prennent fin les travaux de cette rencontre de haute importance.
En el anno de mil quinientos y onze, primero dia del mes de febrero, en Pomplona los sennores don Miguel Garzes, prior, et don Lope de Erro, prior de Belat, dieron por inbentario al sennor don Remiro de Goyni, doctor en anbos drechos, canonigo e thesorero de la yglesia de Pomplona, dentro de la Sacristania las reliquias, calizes, cruzes e las otras cosas infrascritas que son de la dicha yglesia e la guoarda dellas pertenesce al sennor thesorero de la dicha yglesia, los quoales son segunt se siguen
The agency then classified these banks according to their financial condition and the financial capacity of their shareholders into four groups as follows: Bank Beku Operasi or BBO (frozen banks); Bank Belat Kegiatan Usaha or BBKU (frozen banks): Bank Take Over or BTO (taken-over banks); and Bank Peserta Rekapitalisasi (recapitalized banks).
The small tree Dicoelia beccariana (belat), the sedge Hypolytrum capitulatum, the stemless palm Eugeissona ambigua (ransa) and the rattan Plectocomiopsis triquetra (rotan udang) are rare species that are locally common at DSNP (A iry-Shaw, 1975; Kern, 1972; Dransfield, pers.
"Fantastica" is a fantasy-comedy film with story focusing on the life of Belat (Vice Ganda) who is part of the colorful world of the carnival named "Perya Wurtzbach: The Happiest Place On The Earth, The Universe Rather." He seeks the help of magical creatures to keep their carnival from closing.
The three members of a family who were found drowned yesterday in Kampung Belat Batu River in Arau here are believed to have committed suicide due to financial problems.
Playing the game on a small screen felt a bit weird a first but after seeing familiar visuals (mushrooms, turtles, gold coins) and hearing those all-too-familiar sounds (like that belat music when it's Game Over), it was pure ecstasy.