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choko

(ˈtʃəʊkəʊ)
n, pl -kos
(Plants) the cucumber-like fruit of a tropical American cucurbitaceous vine, Sechium edule: eaten as a vegetable in the Caribbean, Australia, and New Zealand
[C18: from a Brazilian Indian name]
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The five-piece band consists of three lead singers named Ivelin, Milli and Choko, along with guitarist and vocalist Peter, keyboardist Petko and Orlin who is also a vocalist and plays the bass guitar.
Knowliah~s Clearing House for Knowledge Options (CHoKO) fundamentally changes the way knowledge is valued and priced: CHoKO is an online platform tracking both production and use of knowledge, whose value is determined not at the point of exchange but at the point of (re)use; and producers get royalties in proportion to that value.
At the talk event, Choko Kyuna, Chairman of The Society for the Advancement of Traditional Okinawa Karate spoke on the history of karate's origin in the age of the Ryukyu dynasty, and the mental benefits of Okinawan karate that are being used in the field of education today based on his own experience with karate.
Tagliolini all'uovo, Filetto di Manzo alla brace, Petto di Pollo, Choko Essenza
That first evening I arrived from Madrid, the Hemingways asked me to meet them at El Choko bar in the square in Pamplona where we were to meet each of the seven days of the feria after the bullfights and before a leisurely dinner.
Marc Choko (Ottawa: Meridien Canada Communication Group Publishing, 1994), 123.
73) Marc Choko & Richard Harris, "The Local Culture of Property: A Comparative History of Housing Tenure in Montreal and Toronto" (1990) 80:1 Annals of the Association of American Geographers 73 at 73 (arguing that Montreal has long had a peculiar culture of property).
Teacher Choko Oohira, who has been a mascot herself for over 25 years, puts her students through a rigorous regime.
Right: Jimmy Choo Rob Pruitt silk twill, price on request Below: Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 digital camera, ` 8,499 Above: Lakshmi and Ganesha from Frazer and Haws, price on request Above: Multi diya set from Episode, ` 6,200; Left: Montblanc StarWalker pen, price on request Above: Cocktail ring from Tanya Rossi, ` 1,850; Left: Chocolate crackers from Choko La, ` 2,295 Right: Natural Korbel Champagne, ` 5,000/ 750ml; Bottom- left: Jar set from Magnificence, ` 2,700 Right: Rose Gold Ti- Bridge power reserve watch for men from Corum, price on request Top left to right: Pillar T- light candle from designdeal.
The South Korean delegation headed by Myung-Pil Shim, included among others, Jung Hee Kyu, Director Minister of National River Restoration, Kim Jeung, Director General K Water Project, Kim Seung, Specialist River Ministry, Waqar Khan, CEO Star Hydropower and Choko Rae, Charg' d'affaires Embassy of Korea.
Members of the frequent flyer programme can now earn points at Manchester United Restaurant & Cafe Bar, Rajdhani and Choko la.
Choko (Taiwan), Tokyo Ohka, Du Pont Source: Takao Kanai, Chemical Industry (Nihon Keizai Shimbun, 2006), 65.