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clava

[′klā·va]
(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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'I think one of the strengths of using a show like Golden Girls is that you can address sometimes uncomfortable or difficult topics with humor,' Claver said.
"I think one of the strengths of using a show like 'Golden Girls' is that you can address sometimes uncomfortable or difficult topics with humor," Claver said.
The BOC said an anonymous person called their 8888 Citizen's Complaint Hotline and reported that the drums were discharged from the tanker MT Southern Narwal from Japan before it docked at the TSEZ in Claver.
Claver runs iCademy, which is internationally accredited, teaches through blended learning -- using both online methods and actual teaching.
Claver, Oriental Synergy and Ore Asia were said to have scored below the passing grade of 1.5.
Peter Claver is now considered the patron saint of human rights in Colombia.
The winners, leading voices for justice in their countries, are Kalpona Akter, a former child worker in Bangladesh garment factories who organized fellow garment workers to demand fair labor rights; Pierre Claver Mbonimpa, who has dedicated his life to denouncing rights violations against prisoners, activists, and people from all social, ethnic, and economic backgrounds in Burundi; Yonous Muhammadi, who fled the Taliban in Afghanistan, was granted asylum in Greece, and has become a leading defender of refugee rights there; and Ratnaboli Ray, who is fighting to move India toward a rights-based system of care for people with mental health conditions.
Alexander Claver, Dutch Commerce and Chinese Merchants in Java.
Presenting a paper on the future of public transport master plan for Muscat city at a conference here, Emilio Miralles Claver, project team leader for the Public Transport Master Plan at INECO, said that the proposed Public Transport Authority will be responsible for defining an integrated public transport network in a phased manner, planning and investing in public transport infrastructure, signing concession agreements with public transport operators along with implementing an integrated fare and ticketing system and regulating taxi services by issuing licences.
The change would mean that finance minister John Rwangombwa would become head of the National Bank of Rwanda, while the governor of the central bank, Claver Gatete, would become minister of finance.
The two hostages who work for Taganito Mining Corp (TMC) in Claver town, Surigao del Norte were released and not harmed by members of the New Peoples Army (NPA).