beedi


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bee·di

 (bē′dē)
n.
Variant of bidi.

beedi

(ˈbiːdɪ)
n
(Recreational Drugs) Indian a type of Indian cigarette
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Tenders are invited for Improvements of roads and drains at thigalara beedi cross roads in varthur at ward no.
Acting on a tip-off, the navy seized 425-gm heroin and 100 bundles of beedi leaves from them.
It is possible that someone might have thrown a burning beedi," he said.
Nisham's brother, Abdul Razak, who is also a partner with Nisham in the 'King' beedi company, has complained to the Thrissur district police chief about the threats from Nisham over the phone.
5/- for any size cigarette, and to increase the cess on import of beedi leaves from Rs.
Among smokers, majority are beedi (58%) smokers, 36% are cigarette smokers (18% are cigarette smokers and 18% are cigarette+beedi smokers), among cigarette smokers 55.
To discourage consumption of tobacco and tobacco products, I propose to increase the excise duties on various tobacco products other than beedi by about 10 to 15 per cent," Jaitley said in his Budget speech.
Beedi rolling is one of the major unorganised sector activities in India, which employs a large number of women and children.
There are no studies in literature which have been done on other forms of tobacco smoking like beedi (tobacco rolled in a dried leaf without any filter) smoking which is very much prevalent in India.
But the most interesting examples of collective bargaining are in the informal non-regular sector, which are eye openers, such as Brick Kilns and Beedi.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 30, 2011--CARE rates bank facilities of Seyadu Beedi Co at BBB-/A3(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-June 30, 2011--CARE rates bank facilities of Seyadu Beedi Co at BBB-/A3(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.