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gambir

[′gam‚bir]
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The yellowish extract from the twigs and leaves of the Malayan wood vine Uncaria gambir (Rubiaceae); used for tanning and dyeing and as an astringent. Also known as pale catechu; terra japonica; white cutch.
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By 1908 there were said to be 12,140 hectares (30,000 acres) of Piper Nigrum and 242 hectares (600 acres) of Uncaria Gambir in the Poak Concession, but by then the export market for gambier had fallen to $106,856, leading to a shortfall in fertiliser.
He added that the operation was conducted in Gambir area of Watapur district.
The actor jumped in joy as his teamled by gautam Gambir lifted the cup against all odds.
Tim Jurusan Arkeologi 2005 Ekskavasi arkeologi di situs Batu Gambir, Desa Julah, Kecamatan Tejakula, Ka bupaten Buleleng, Bali.
Gautam Gambir, having spent all night planning a matchsaving innings, edged to second slip.
And with Dhoni joining Gambir and both going great guns, the issue was never in doubt," said David, an ardent cricket fan.
As per details a passenger wagon coming from Danda Gambir was on its way to Hajira when due to over speeding the driver lost control and the wagon fell in to a deep ditch, As a result seven passengers including the driver died on the spot while three were injured.
India drove home the advantage of batting first on winning the toss, building on the overnight centuries from openers Gautam Gambir (167) and Virender Sehwag (131) and their 233-run stand.
17 Which England player took the wicket of Gautham Gambir with this third ball in Test cricket in December?
With the pitch breaking up India will be hoping Gautam Gambir and VVS Laxman can continue their imperious batting form to maintain their series lead.
Gautam Gambir hit 206 while VVS Laxman was 165no after 146 overs.
Bet365 - man of the match: 9 A Flintoff, K Pietersen, S Tendulkar, 11 S Ganguly, 12 I Bell, A Cook, Z Khan, J Anderson, 14 R Dravid, Y Singh, P Collingwood, 16 D Mascarenhas, S Broad, R Bopara, R Singh, G Gambir, 18 A Agarkar, M Dhoni, M Prior, 20 C Tremlett, M Patel, M Panesar, O Shah, K Karthik, R Uthappa, 22 P Chawla, R Sharma, 25 R Powar; most sixes: 6-5 England, 19-20 India, 6 tie; highest first ten overs score: 11-10 England v 4-6 India; batsmen match bets: 5-6 K Pietersen v 5-6 S Tendulkar, 5-6 I Bell v 5-6 A Cook, 8-11 S Ganguly v evs G Gambhir.