bletia

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Noun1.bletia - any of various orchids of the genus Bletia having pseudobulbs and erect leafless racemes of large purple or pink flowers
orchid, orchidaceous plant - any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors
genus Bletia - genus of tropical American terrestrial orchids with large purple or pink flowers
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About 50 patients queue each day at the open-air clinic in the shadow of India's largest mosque, the Jama Masjid, for the treatment which Gyas says can cure everything from paralysis to diabetes and even cervical cancer.
Band of brothers: Businessman Gyas Uddin Islam in the 1970s with some friends and (left) getting on his bike in the 1970s.
He said it was unfortunate Mr Gyas Uddin - described as a successful, level-headed businessman - was a "willing participant" in what took place at her home.
The description is similar to the start of the ship race at lines 151ff.: Gyas is the first to take the lead, then comes Cloanthus, then two ships, Pristis and Centaurus, vie with each other: et nunc Pristis habet, nunc victam praeterit ingens Centaurus ...