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choom

(tʃʊm)
n
(Peoples) (often capital) old-fashioned slang or jocular Austral an Englishman
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It was in 1926, during the era of Ngok Dinka Paramount Chief Kuol Arop (1905-1945) and with the help of the British administration that they were transferred to Akwar Twic under the Paramount Chieftaincy Juuk Choom Ring, P/Chief Kuol's father-in-law and placed under Gogrial administration.
7] Boonsit Yimwadsa na, Chalalai Chaihirunkarn, Apichaya Jai choom, Apichaya Thawornchak, "DocFlow: An Integrated Document Workflow for Business Process Management," IJDIWC, The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications, pp.
Given all the horrors in the world now, I said, maybe President Barack Obama needs to chill out by reuniting the Choom Gang.
Wall Street Journal Editorial, The Beltway Choom Gang, Wall St.
The book, titled Barack Obama: The Story, reveals how a teenage Obama and his friends formed The Choom Gang - slang for smoking marijuana - in which he invented inhaling techniques and rode a car called the Choomwagon.
As a member of the Choom Gang, Barry Obama was known for starting a few pot-smoking trends," Maraniss writes.
148 Chin Silapabanleng, Son Thong: Pra Choom Phala Ngan Phleng Khong Luang Pradit Phairoh [Golden Arrow: Proceedings of the Conference on the works of Luang Pradit Phairoh] (Bangkok: Department of Fine Arts, 1982); and Chanok Sakarik, Khu Mu Kan an Note Khim [Handbook for reading Khim notation] (Bangkok: Luang Pradit Phairoh Institute, 1989).
Any Choom Gang members caught daring to exhale before absorption was total "were assessed a penalty" and faced being "skipped the next time the joint came around," according to 'Barack Obama: The Story'.
1) Ghale Shahrokh 2) Regulatory dam 3) The Zamankhan Bridge 4) Kalle Bridge 5) Dizicheh 6) Moosian 7) Lenj 8) Choom 9) Ziar 10) Varzaneh.
British people who had emigrated to Rhodesia after the war, and were known there, half-affectionately, as pommies or chooms, exaggerated the severity of the climate back home.