Jos


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Jos

abbr. Bible
Joshua

Jos

(dʒɒs)
n
(Placename) a city in central Nigeria, capital of Plateau state on the Jos Plateau: major centre of the tin-mining industry. Pop: 685 000 (2005 est)

Jos

(dʒɔs)

n.
a city in central Nigeria. 182,000.
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'Change, Sambo"; but seeing Jos ready almost to cry with vexation, the old joker stopped his laughter, and said, holding out his hand to his son, "It's all fair on the Stock Exchange, Jos--and, Sambo, never mind the elephant, but give me and Mr.
"Jos will be sure to leave Emmy in the crowd, he will be so taken up with Miss Sharp here.
"My dear," said the cotton-tassel in defence of his conduct, "Jos is a great deal vainer than you ever were in your life, and that's saying a good deal.
"Do you remember, Sedley, what a fury you were in, when I cut off the tassels of your Hessian boots, and how Miss--hem!--how Amelia rescued me from a beating, by falling down on her knees and crying out to her brother Jos, not to beat little George?"
Jos remembered this remarkable circumstance perfectly well, but vowed that he had totally forgotten it.
Jos Sedley, who admired his own legs prodigiously, and always wore this ornamental chaussure, was extremely pleased at this remark, though he drew his legs under his chair as it was made.
I don't know on what pretext Osborne left the room, or why, presently, Amelia went away, perhaps to superintend the slicing of the pine-apple; but Jos was left alone with Rebecca, who had resumed her work, and the green silk and the shining needles were quivering rapidly under her white slender fingers.
(JOS) and its subsidiaries, Adura Hong Kong and Adura Cyber Security, for a cash consideration of USD 50m, the company said.
The result of genetic gain made over four generations (F1 toF4) in five traits (flowers per plant, fruits per plant, fresh fruit weight, average fruit weight and plant height) are presented in table 1 to 5.Table 1 presented the genetic gain made from generation to generation for number of flowers per plant for the five crosses Yalowx Jos, Yalox Nsukka Indigenous, Nsukka Indigenous xJos, Nsukka Local x Nsukka Indigenous and Nsukka Localx Yalo.
The federal lawmaker who made the appeal during the distribution of fertilizers to farmers in his constituency held at Jos South local government area of the state said many of the farmers are still afraid of going to farm for fear of being attack adding that many communities had also been sacked and taken over by foriegners.
Furnishing with school furniture of state pre-university education units from provita de jos commune, prahova county reference number46
Retired Major General Idris Alkali had been declared missing since September 3, 2018, on his way from Abuja to Bauchi en route Jos.