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 (măn′ăn′, -ən)
Any of a group of plant polysaccharides that are polymers of mannose.


(Botany) a plant polysaccharide derived from mannose


(ˈmæn æn, -ən)

any of a group of polysaccharides found in the ivory nut, carob bean, and the like that yield mannose upon hydrolysis.
[1890–95; mann (ose) + -an2]
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Chaired by Senior Agriculture Secretary Mohammad Mainuddin Abdullah, the workshop was attended by Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance Ministry Dr Abdur Razzaque and member of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture Ministry Abdul Mannan as the special guests.
Mannan said, "We thank PSL and Karachi Kings for placing its trust in our ability to manage a delicate task.
MNA Mian Abdul Mannan told Dawn that the meeting had been called to discuss one-point agenda of Senate elections.
MA Mannan, President, and CEO TCS Holdings (Pvt) Ltd, and Salman Iqbal, Owner Karachi Kings, signed the agreement.
However, some of the arrested accused were released by Abdul Mannan Muharrar of the police station after taking illegal gratification of Rs 10,000 each.
Mannan said that we thank PSL and Karachi Kings for placing its trust in our ability to manage a delicate task.
At a time when Jammu and Kashmir is painstakingly trying to persuade the Kashmiri youth to shun violence and return to their homes for living a normal life, the news of Aligarh Muslim University doctoral scholar Abdul Mannan Wani from Kashmir joining a terrorist group, the Hizb-ul-Mujahedin has shocked the whole country.
ISLAMABAD -- In occupied Kashmir police have said that the PhD scholar, Mannan Wani, who has reportedly joined the ranks of Mujahideen, is fast becoming a trend among the Kashmiri youth, like martyr Burhan Wani.
The family of Mannan Bashir Wani, belonging to Tekkipora Lolab of Kashmir's Kupwara district, was in for a shock when photos of Wani holding an AK-47 went viral on the social media.
Once a customer gets a bad product or service he will never go back (to that company),' Mannan told The Express Tribune in an interview.
A police spokesman said here on Wednesday that, Abdur Rauf Cotton Factory situated at Mannan Town Samanabad caught fire due to short circuiting.
SSKC OF Renshi Bong Bulansani Mannan garnered 36 medals (18 golds, 9 silvers and 9 bronzes) to dominate the junior division while Sifu Romeo "Boy" Buayan's Tat Kon Tou collected 25 medals (8 golds, 11 silvers and 6 bronzes) to win the senior division.