Sida


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sida

(ˈsaɪdə)
n
(Plants) any plant of the Queensland hemp genus Sida
[Greek: sidē a plant name]
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Noun1.sida - large genus of tropical subshrubs or herbs some of which yield fibers of mucilaginous substancesSida - large genus of tropical subshrubs or herbs some of which yield fibers of mucilaginous substances
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Malvaceae, mallow family, Malvaceae - herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra
Sida hermaphrodita, Virginia mallow - tall handsome perennial herb of southeastern United States having maplelike leaves and white flowers
jellyleaf, Queensland hemp, Sida rhombifolia - herb widely distributed in tropics and subtropics used for forage and medicinally as a demulcent and having a fine soft bast stronger than jute; sometimes an aggressive weed
Indian mallow, Sida spinosa - tropical American weed having pale yellow or orange flowers naturalized in southern United States
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The chairman SIDA has claimed that around 4,000 cusecs water from Sindh's share in the Indus river is being stolen daily.
He said Sida was formed under the Sindh Water Management Ordinance (SWMO), 2002 due to failure of the Sindh irrigation department.
S'appuyant sur les estimations du programme des Nations Unies de lutte contre le Sida, la responsable au ministere de la Sante a indique que le nombre des cas declares ne represente que 60% du nombre reel des personnes vivant avec le sida en Tunisie.
En los anos ochenta se hablaba del sida como una enfermedad que afectaba a hombres homosexuales, a inmigrantes, pobres o personas con conductas desviadas.
He said that Govt giving importance to irrigation sector as such the annual allocation of Rs 12 billion has been made only for development works in Irrigation Department while Rs 35 million annually being provided to the SIDA for its operational activities.
Las personas con fobia al sida reconocen que el miedo que experimentan es desmesurado y evitan los objetos y situaciones valoradas como de riesgo (APA, 2000).
El SIDA ha puesto de relieve los miedos mas ancestrales y ha hecho posible que la poblacion, en general, haya buscado explicaciones de caracter ideologico y moralizante a una enfermedad.
Sida also warned of catastrophic repercussions to neighboring countries with regard to the Syrian crisis.
5 million including neighbourhoods," Sida remarked.
El sida en la mujer se encuentra relacionado directamente con el papel que la sociedad le ha asignado, y es por ello que la prevencion del sida en la poblacion femenina unicamente sera posible cuando la mujer tenga la capacidad para negarse a tener una relacion desprotegida.
Los hombres hablan 4,7 veces mas sobre el Sida con su padre que las mujeres, y las mujeres hablan con su madre 3,2 veces mas que los hombres, en comparacion con aquellos o aquellas que no hablan con nadie.
The election Sunday of Kurdish activist Abdelbasset Sida as leader of the Syrian National Council signals a positive move for the opposition, but the new leader faces an uphill battle over the next few days and weeks.