Tunga


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Noun1.Tunga - a genus of SiphonapteraTunga - a genus of Siphonaptera    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
chigger, chigoe, chigoe flea, Tunga penetrans - small tropical flea; the fertile female burrows under the skin of the host including humans
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Sherwin Tunga, chair of the House suffrage and electoral reforms committee, said the bills had not been put on the House's agenda.
The villages attacked by the gunmen include Tunga Maje, Nukku and Woro among others.
TAV Macedonia CEO Alp Er Tunga Ersoy expects the number of tourists to increase thanks to the higher number of flights not just from Turkey to Macedonia but also to other destinations in the world.
Jigger infestation is caused by an impregnated female sand flea called tunga penetrans which burrows into various parts of the body and lays eggs there, causing pus-filled sores.
Tungiasis is an ectoparasitic skin disease caused by the penetration of the pregnant female sand flea Tunga spp.
It is an uncanny image, all the more so with the retrospective knowledge that one of the sitters was the future mother of the groundbreaking artist Tunga (full name: Antonio Jose de Barros Carvalho e Mello Mourao), whose recurrent motif of prepubescent twins connected by their hair-most famously explored in the performance Xifopagas capilares (Capillary Siamese Twins), 1984--catalyzes a series of visual, material, and fictional slippages that run through his multifaceted oeuvre.
Gheibheadh sibh failte chridheil ach chan eil duine a' crochadh a-mach bratach failte ann an Tunga an-diugh.
Front Desk Manager Gune Tunga has worked at the hotel for the last 29 years
A obra do artista visual Tunga se caracteriza por um sentido de movimento e de circularidade.
Aysegul Batioglu-Karaaltin, MD; Ozlem Saatci, MD; Meltem Akpinar, MD; Melih Ozgur Celik, PhD; Omer Develioglu, MD; Ozgur Yigit, MD; Mehmet Kiilek^i, MD; Alper Tunga Akarsubasi, PhD
He also said another force of the government has moved out from Parieng county of Unity state, heading towards Tunga and Kodok with the aim to attack the SPLA-IO bases and designated cantonment locations in the area.
Despite any prior planning, Siva Tunga, Senior Director, Product Management, Edifecs, says he expects the transition to extend well into next year.