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Lun•da

(lo̅o̅n′dä, lo͝on′-)

adj., n., pl. -das, (esp. collectively) -da. adj.
1. of or denoting any of a succession of kingdoms formed in the S Congo River basin in the 17th and 18th centuries, or the dynasties ruling these kingdoms.
n.
2. a member of any of the modern African peoples of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Angola, and Zambia resulting from the formation of these kingdoms.
3. the Bantu languages of these peoples.
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Noun1.Lunda - puffinsLunda - puffins        
bird genus - a genus of birds
Alcidae, family Alcidae - web-footed diving seabirds of northern seas: auks; puffins; guillemots; murres; etc.
Lunda cirrhata, tufted puffin - northern Pacific puffin having a large yellow plume over each eye
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Tutor Perini said that Lunda will continue to operate under its own name, managed by its current senior management team led by president and CEO Larry Lunda.
US construction services group Tutor Perini Corp (NYSE:TPC) said it has signed a letter of intent (LoI) to take over local civil contractor Lunda Construction Company at a price of USD153.
Portuguese business group Escom plans soon to build three hydroelectric facilities in the Angolan province of Lunda Norte, the chairman of the group said Monday in Luanda.
While the focus is specifically on the Chokwe peoples, arguably the most famous and vital of Angola's ethnic groups, neighbouring groups within that country and in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia - such as the Lwena/Luvale, Ovimbundu, Luchazi, Holo and Lunda - are also included.
Mining Sector Recovery Gains Momentum Signs of a further recovery in Angola's mining sector were visible in the latest production figures released from the Lulo diamond concession, which is operated by Lonrho Mining in the Lunda Norte province.
RAWALPINDI -- The bit chilly weather in twin cities has increased the sale of winter clothes, especially in Lunda Bazaars as the shopkeepers have displayed warm clothes to attract the visitors.
L (Txapemba) which is a Cooperativa Explorao Semi-Industrial de Diamantes located in the Municipality of Cambulo, Province of Lunda Norte, Republic of Angola.
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Endiama's main mining regions have also fallen prey to Unita namely, the eastern areas of Lunda Norte near Dundo and Njazi.
0 million carats, are located in the Lunda Sul and Lunda Norte provinces in the central and north eastern parts of the country.
They not only select clothes which are of the best quality, but also try to buy these cloths at throwaway prices,' said Tahir Abbas, a salesman at Hussainagahi Lunda Bazaar.
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