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clava

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(biology)
A club-shaped structure, as the tip on the antennae of certain insects or the fruiting body of certain fungi.
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Bishop Claver fought martial law from early on, along with Bishop Julio Labayen.
Matugas further said that Claver has neighboring municipalities such as Gigaquit, Bacuag and Socorro that need to be supported.
Peter Claver is now considered the patron saint of human rights in Colombia.
Pierre Claver Mbonimpa has dedicated his life to denouncing rights violations against prisoners, activists, and individuals from all social, ethnic, and economic backgrounds in Burundi.
Beginning with the evolution of the Dutch colonial state and the introduction of the Cultivation System into the region, Claver divides the early period of Dutch financial involvement in Java into three stages: the period of trial and error lasting until 1830; 1830 to 1870, which encompassed the government-led exploitation of Javanese agricultural and financial resources by the Dutch; and finally the post-1870 era of laissez-faire liberalism, which heralded active Dutch colonial control over the island's economic affairs.
SALASICAM stands for Sapa, Lahi Sico-sico and Camamonan, which are hinterland barangays of the municipalities of Claver and Gigaquit.
At the same time, Maria Malaya, spokesperson of the communist National Democratic Front, the political arm of the 45-year old Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its armed wing, the NPA, claimed responsibility for the three attacks on mining firms which were accused of repressing workers right, failing to pay regional taxes, and ravaging Surigao's Claver town for 30 years.
Some call the one without, claver cross, Persian cross, Chaldean cross or Manichean cross.
of Zaragoza, Spain) and Claver (inorganic chemistry, U.
Claver finished the 5,000-meter course in 19 minutes, 1.
Claver is a leader of the political group, Bayan Muna (Country First), which has been branded by the Philippine military as a communist front.
Objetivo Revisar los casos nuevos de cancer de seno atendidos durante el ano 2004 en la Clinica San Pedro Claver, Bogota, Colombia.