Sebastiana


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Noun1.Sebastiana - Mexican spurges
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Euphorbiaceae, family Euphorbiaceae, spurge family - a family of plants of order Geraniales
jumping bean, jumping seed, Mexican jumping bean - seed of Mexican shrubs of the genus Sebastiana containing the larva of a moth whose movements cause the bean to jerk or tumble
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Filled with an eclectic mix of gaudy antiques and bricabrac so bizarre it can't fail to raise a smile, the contents of La Sebastiana, a fourstorey house wedged into one of Valparaiso's 45 hills, aptly reect the life of Chile's maverick literary great.
Filled with an eclectic mix of gaudy antiques and bric-a-brac so bizarre it can't fail to raise a smile, the contents of La Sebastiana, a four-storey house wedged into one of Valparaiso's 45 hills, aptly reflect the life of Chile's maverick literary great.
The High Places of my Power: Sebastiana Josefa de la Santisima Trinidad and the Hagiographic Representation of the Body in Colonial Spanish America.
They are: Ann Nineesha Frank, Bhoomika Deepak Jethwani, Nimalka Eva D Costa, Pinjala Sai Sudhir, Sristhti Bishnoi,Vineet Varghese, Rohini Reji, Sharada Rishinarada Mangalam, Swarnima Chaudhary, Akshaya Venkitesh, Anandhakrishnan K Jayan, Erica Sebastiana Fernandes, Mohammed Alim Riyaz Shaikh, Sunisha Marietta Fernandez, Fathima Ridha Karuvanthodikayil, Mugdha Yashodhan Abhyankar and Nivedita Narayanan Iyer.
It embarrassed me to go to church," said Sebastiana Solabar-rieta, who volunteers in the chapel's Caritas clothing bank.
He was born in Hartford, CT, son of Paul and Sebastiana (Avolese) Salvadore.
Isso e o estopim para Dona Sebastiana falar sobre varios assuntos: a primeira vez que viu o mar e se espantou com o seu "ronco"; os bonitos dentes de um dos integrantes da equipe de filmagem; as mudancas dos pontos dos comerciantes no mercado, que a colocaram em lugar com fraca circulacao de pessoas; o carro que conseguiu comprar com muito trabalho e suas impressoes sobre si: "eu sou velha, mas meu espirito e de jovem [.
Moreover, he tries to poison his nephew with mushrooms (15-16), so that his old nurse Sebastiana says: 'The bad half of Medardo has returned' (16).
Includes Raffaello Baldini, Nanni Balestrini, Luigi Ballerini, Edoardo Cacciatore, Nanni Cagnone, Biagio Cepollaro, Sebastiana Comand, Corrado Costa, Maurizio Cucchi, Milo De Angelis, Biancamaria Frabotta, Alfredo Giuliani, Milli Graffi, Franco Loi, Angelo Lumelli, Mario Luzi, Giancarlo Majorino, Mauro Mare, Giulia Niccolai, Rossana Ombres, Elio Pagliarani, Antonio Porta, Amelia Rosselli, Giovanna Sandri, Edoardo Sanguineti, Adriano Spatola, Emilio Villa, Cesare Viviani, Paolo Volponi, and Andrea Zanzotto.
Joao Batista Groppo, 64, and his unnamed mistress claimed imprisoned Sebastiana had gone dangerously mad.
But one of her cases involves a young woman, Na Sebastiana, who was left pregnant by a rapist and chose suicide rather than disgrace her family or have an abortion.