Dalea


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Noun1.Dalea - indigo bushDalea - indigo bush        
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Dalea spinosa, smoke tree - greyish-green shrub of desert regions of southwestern United States and Mexico having sparse foliage and terminal spikes of bluish violet flowers; locally important as source of a light-colored honey of excellent flavor
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The source told Saba that the army and popular committees repelled an attempt by the mercenaries to creep towards al-Zeilah area in Moris district of Dalea province and caused them losses in lives and gear.
The prenylated flavanone 2',4'-dihydroxy-5'-(1'",1'"dimethylallyl)-6-prenylpinocembrin (6PP) previously reported was isolated from the roots of Dalea elegans Gillies ex Hook, et Am.
The Saba news service, which is loyal to the Saudi-backed Yemeni president, Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi, said Houthi militias had shelled several residential communities in the southern town of Dalea, about 170 km (105 miles) north of Aden.
Houthi forces shelled the southern city of Aden, a bastion of resistance against their moves into Yemen's south, and local fighters built on gains against the Houthis in recent days by seizing their last military post in the nearby city of Dalea.
The Yemeni President said, "What is being carried out by Houthi militias and ousted Saleh against innocent civilians in the governorates of Aden, Taiz, Lahj, Dalea and Marib, of killing innocent people and destruction of homes and properties, is an act that is not related to the Islamic and tolerant religion, but it is a flagrant aggression and violation of the rights of Yemeni citizens looking for freedom and safe and decent living.
Al-Atwani further stated it was due to the refusal of the Houthis to implement a UN Security Council Resolution, calling for their withdrawal, and because of the fighting in "Aden, Taiz, Dalea and Shaabwa".
Residents said warplanes flew between 15 and 20 sorties against Houthi fighters and arms depots in the Al-Dalea provincial capital, Dalea, and the nearby city of Qataba, setting off a chain of explosions that lasted for two more hours.
Coalition airstrikes continue in support of pro-government army units in Al-Bayda, Shabwa and Dalea.
He said that operations are continuing in the cities of Dalea and Shabwa in the northern Yemen region of Saada, a Houthi stronghold.
Blue agaves (Agave ovatifolia), feathery grasses, and a mound of Dalea capitata round out the planting.
Separately, the Interior Ministry said on its website security forces were on alert for a potential plot by al Qaeda targeting "vital and government installations" in the southern province of Dalea.
Abraaj signed a non-binding letter of intent to acquire Turkish oilfield services business Viking International from Transatlantic Petroleum alongside US private equity firm Dalea Partners.