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(Plants) a type of grass
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Noun1.POA - chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regionsPoa - chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regions
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
blue grass, bluegrass - any of various grasses of the genus Poa
June grass, Kentucky blue, Kentucky bluegrass, Kentucy blue grass, Poa pratensis - valuable meadow and pasture grass in Europe and especially central United States having tall stalks and slender bright green leaves; a chief constituent in lawn grass mixtures
Agrostis alba, Poa nemoralis, wood meadowgrass - slender European grass of shady places; grown also in northeastern America and temperate Asia


A. N ABBR (Brit) =Prison Officers' Association sindicato de empleados de cárcel
B. ABBR (Comm) =price on applicationel precio a solicitud


(Brit) abbr of Prison OfficersAssociationVerband mder Justizvollzugsbeamten


[ˌpiːəʊˈeɪ] n abbr (Brit) =Prison Officers' Associationsindacato degli agenti di custodia
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What started as the Common Interest Ownership Committee became the POA Committee because - in Texas - the practice area is most often called 'POA Law.
After treating infertility in women for decades and hearing them tell us time and time again that they wished they had known of the risk of POA so that they could have planned for a family sooner, we were determined to find a better way to proactively identify POA in young women," states Norbert Gleicher, MD, FACOG, FACS, one of the founders of What's My Fertility, Medical Director and Chief Scientist of The Center for Human Reproduction (CHR).
POA had called a tender — shared with their counterpart agricultural agency in Bulgaria — and the contract for executing the promotion programme was awarded to Agropromotion Sprl, a Belgium-based company.
The synthesis procedure of conducting polymers POA and PPy are similar to that of polyaniline and poly(o-toluidine) as reported in our previous report [19].
The problem for either size firm is that a new POA automatically revokes any prior ones that were filed using Part 3, "Authorization for all Tax Years," or filed by the POA within the same tax periods listed in Part 4 "Tax Years or Income Periods Covered.
We evaluated the effect of inaccurate reporting of POA on a hospital's performance "rank" using California Patient Discharge Data (PDD).
The POA and Thompsons challenged the ruling on Ms Cox's behalf at the Court of Appeal in February, where the original judgement was unanimously overturned.
The house also discussed similar misinformation being spread by the people in defiance regarding possession of POA House.
The statement further said that it was agreed that no one would challenge the composition of the POA upon the completion of the process, adding that all parties will act strictly within the framework of the existing structure.
Did you know the neighborhood POA is fourth in line among creditors with claims on the 6,300-SF residence?
Upon adoption of an outcome document by consensus, the office of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon lauded the PoA RevCon conclusion as "successful.
When I started work at Hillmorton, psychiatry was referred to as the "Cinderella" of medicine and the POA specialty didn't exist.