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orris

1, orrice
the rhizome of such a plant, prepared and used as perfume

orris

2
a kind of lace made of gold or silver, used esp in the 18th century

orris

, orrice
any of various irises, esp Iris florentina, that have fragrant rhizomes

orris

[′ȯr·əs]
(materials)
The fragrant powder from the root of the plants Iris florentinea, I. germanica, and I. pallida; used in perfume, medicine, and tooth powder. Also known as orrisroot.
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The ORRI will reportedly provide investors a portion of the revenue from natural gas production.
VGA developer has 20,071 sqm in sector 25, Orris Group has 8,19,105 square meters land in sector 22D and Ajnara has 85,391 sqm in sector 22A.
Myrrh and Tonka pairs the rich, potent sap of the Namibian myrrh tree with warm almond and vanilla; Orris and Sandalwood combines the root of the Iris Pallida with sandalwood; Tuberose Angelica has the scent of white florals and amber wood; and Velvet Rose and Oud is rich, smoky and spiked with clove.
We are experiencing growth in both channels." The English gin boasts 12 botanicals from eight countries around the world: Chinese dragon-eye, Turkish white poppy seeds, Asian lotus leaves, Italian juniper, Moroccan coriander, German angelica, Spanish lemon, Chinese licorice, Italian orris, Spanish almonds, Asian cassia and French lavender.
I'm not someone who normally falls hard like this on the first scent but Orris and Sandalwood is something special, it's the one in the room that you can't tear your eyes/nose away from.
At 33 weeks gestation, Orris went into labor, and no one knew if her son would be born alive.
An aggregate of $350 million was funded at the initial closing, which will be used to acquire 28,000 net mineral acres and 29,000 acres of ORRIs across the Utica, Marcellus, Woodford and Permian Basin plays, as well as to provide American Energy Minerals with initial working capital.
Orange Blossom + White Musk has top notes of sparkling bergamot and juicy orange, and middle notes of orange blossom and soft peony, with orris, white musk and sandalwood at the base.
Els Orris (Baga, Barcelona), UTM (ED50) 409062 4683690; 1.900-1.980 m; orientacion W-NW; bosque de pino negro (Pinus uncinata) maduro relativamente denso, con pocos arbustos en el sotobosque.
When the story begins, the young voles, Sylvan, the eldest, his brother Orris and his sisters, Aven and Fern are living happily with their mother in a cosy nest alongside the Great River.
Big names that participated at the event included DLF, India Bulls, Godrej Properties, Maruti Udyog, Toyota, Tata Motors, SRE, Jaypee Greens, Raheja, Assotech, Ramprastha Orris Infrastructure, and Paras Buildtech, among a host of others.