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peri

(pēr`ē), in Persian mythology, supernatural being. Peris were said to be fallen angels who were denied paradise until they did penance. Originally agents of evil, in later mythology they were identified as benevolent spirits.

peri

beautiful fairylike creatures, guided way to heaven. [Pers. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 822]
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We suffer in the hands of the gods that we ourselves created," Peri realizes.
Peri says that short construction deadlines are common in Qatar, placing a greater emphasis on formwork technology that is easy to use and efficient on site.
There was also the option to swap chips for the delicious peri peri rice, varying the texture and also adding in another layer of spiciness.
Surprisingly for a peri peri chicken restaurant there were a number of vegetarian options, including a beanie burger (pounds 5.
Detailing the salient features of the car, he said, Peri is manufactured by Great Wall, the largest car producer in China which is well known for special options in automobiles.
He is a sea-woman's child left in the place of the king and queen's legitimate son--and what happened to that human child and how Kir might be reunited with his mother's people and the land beneath the sea where he belongs forms the novel's main mystery which Peri must solve.
Peri does more than merely describe Israeli media and their political significance, however.
Legacy airlines know their unit costs but guess at unit revenues" says Ronald Peri, CEO and Chairman of Radixx International, which provides ticket-pricing software for airlines.
Peri Jude Radecic was the executive director at the time.
Valley Oak Systems, a provider of claim management software, service, and support, has developed a program to simplify the submission of claim data to the Public Entity Risk Institute (PERI), a non-profit organization that oversees the PERI Data Exchange, a national database of public sector liability and workers' compensation claims, judgments, and exposures.
The museum in Peri Rossi's title story is a library of thick, encyclopedic volumes cataloging by year thousands of "useless efforts.
NEW YORK-CHF Industries has just rolled out its first Peri vendor shops at 50 J.

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