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 (pə-näng′, pē′näng′)


1. (Plants) a type of areca palm (Areca catechu)
2. (Plants) the fruit produced by this palm, known as the betel nut


(pɪˈnæŋ, -ˈnɑŋ, ˈpiˈnɑŋ)

1. an island in SE Asia, off the W coast of the Malay Peninsula. 110 sq. mi. (285 sq. km).
2. a state in Malaysia including this island and parts of the adjacent mainland. 954,638; 400 sq. mi. (1036 sq. km). Cap.: Georgetown. Malay, Pinang.
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Stakeholders and other partners from both Melaka and George Town/State of Pulau Pinang participated in the workshop.
1) Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi MARA (Pulau Pinang), 13500 Permatang Pauh, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.
Direct domestic flight connections are available daily from Jakarta to Tanjung Pinang Airport.
43-megawatt combined-cycle gas turbine power plant in Seberang Perai Tengah, Pulau Pinang (project power plant).
They are the passenger terminal of Sultan Syarif Kasim II airport in Pekanbaru Riau, and the Passenger Terminal of the Airport of Raja Haji Fisabilillah in Tanjung Pinang, Riau Islands.
In line with the growth in the domestic and international airline markets, in 2013 Garuda opened several domestic and international services, such as Bandung - Denpasar, Batam - Pekanbaru, Balikpapan - Banjarmasin, Balikpapan - Menado, Balikpapan - Berau, Jakarta - Bengkulu, Jakarta - Tanjung Pandan, Jakarta - Tanjung Pinang, Makassar - Sorong - Manokwari - Jayapura, and Surabaya - Singapore, Denpasar - Brisbane, Jakarta - Osaka, and Jakarta - Perth.
Lepak di kalangan pelajar-kajian di negeri Perak dan Pulau Pinang.
in Yala province's Krong Pinang district, as 10 soldiers passed by in a truck, the Bangkok Post reported.
Chan said, "E&O's aim is to fulfill individuals' lifestyle aspirations and I am happy to say that through this partnership, we have been able to deliver this in the form of the 73 villas which are the creme de la creme of the properties in Seri Tanjung Pinang.
International Conference on X-Ray and Related Technique in Research and Industry (2012: Pulau Pinang, Malaysia) Ed.
Tam HAS have received pictures of Hazara Asylum Seekers who are being brutally tortured and beaten by the evil Guards in Tanjung Pinang detention center following their escape from notorious detention center
4-8 25th World Gas Conference (WGC2012) Venue: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Contact: Organiser of the 25th World Gas Conference, Level 20, Tower 1, Etiqa Twins, 11 Jalan Pinang 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Tel/Fax: +60 3 2171 3500 / +60 3 2171 3535 Email: info@wgc2012.