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Noun1.Rubia - type genus of the RubiaceaeRubia - type genus of the Rubiaceae; Old World herbs and subshrubs grown for their medicinal properties and for dye substances extracted from their roots
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Rubiaceae, madder family, Rubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry
Indian madder, munjeet, Rubia cordifolia - perennial East Indian creeping or climbing herb used for dye in the orient
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Tenders are invited for Supply of Cloth Pagri Navy Blue, Rubia, width 110 cms x 45 mtrs length, chemical dyed colour and mercerized.
Rubia Asif, wife of Asif Mehdi received the cheque of the amount at the Directorate of Culture Karachi, said a statement on Monday.
The Total team took the opportunity to acquaint the audience with their transport-related sector products, marketed under the name RUBIA Total Oil.
From left to right: Catherine Rielly, executive director, Rubia Inc.
According to Chipotle, celebrity chefs lined up for the event include Matt McCallister (FT33 in Dallas); Omar Flores (Casa Rubia in Dallas); Kent Rathbun (Abacus in Dallas and Jasper's in Plano, Houston and Austin); among others.
Mara Rubia Sanfilippo of Framingham is not only the president of the official Sam Alves fan club in the U.
Agrobacterium rhizogenes-mediated Hairy root Formation in Some Rubia tinctorum L.
Muy delgado, con mas de dos metros de altura, y con una cabellera rubia, Enrique hubiera resaltado en cualquier parte--pero sobresalia todavia mas entre la juventud mexicana de los anos sesenta.
A royal decree actually required privates' uniforms to be dyed red in order to support British agricultural interests, specifically the cultivation of the madder plant, or Rubia tinctorum.
Everyone called her la pequena rubia, "the little blonde.
Al principio de la lectura, situados en un espacio onirico (Crei que todo era este sueno), apreciamos que la narradora, aunque no se adscribe un nombre durante toda la narracion, si posee una serie de senas de identidad que la definen como sujeto: "nina, pequena, bonita, rubia, pelo rizado" (121).