n.1.(Bot.) The Arabian name of two trees of the genus Balsamodendron, which yield a gum resin and a red aromatic wood.
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Moussa Kafal *, Jaume Benoit *, Andrea Cozza ([dagger]), and Lionel Pichon ([dagger])
In addition, these households depended primarily on forest and uncultivated lands for vegetables and fruits (mainly barberry or Kafal, bayberry--Chutro, and raspberry), a small part of which was also sold or bartered with food.
A variety of kababs (grilled meat or poultry) such as kabab-e-mazandarani, seeka kabab, qaz kabab,(or duck kabab), tazeh kabab, heli kabab, kabab-e-mahi kafal (or a type of fish kabab) etc.; various types of kookoo (or a type of dish having a combination of eggs with vegetables, meat or fish) such as, kookoo badkubehyi, kookoo sabzi, baqala kookoo, kookoo gilani, kookoo mahi or fish etc.
Balanskat, Blamire and Kafal (2007), Sahin and Thompson (2006) have employed that negligence of skills and reluctance of teachers to use ICTs are important factors that contribute to hold teachers back from integrating ICTs in teacher training programs.
He was the beloved husband of almost 53 years of Barbara (Bedlow) Matthews, the devoted father of Lynn Kafal and her husband, Abdul, of Whitinsville; Deborah Donovan and her husband, Daniel, of East Longmeadow; proud grandfather ("Pa") of Sami and Gibran Kafal, Jack Blanchard and Connor Donovan.
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As it is meant in the Holy Quran "She was assigned to the Care of Zakariya"3 Maulvi Noor-ul-Hassan has described the meanings as "Security, surety, guarantee, responsibility, bail, and support." This boy is on your support.4 Maulana Feroz-ud-Din contends that Kafalat means to be a supporter or undertaking a responsibility.5 Ibn- e-Manzoor African describes "Kafal-ul-Maal" or "Kafal bilmaal" means "to stand surety for wealth".
Steven Beaudrot, Milford; Story DuVall, Upton; Christopher Flodstrom, Milford; Sami Kafal, Northbridge; Samuel Maloney, Sutton; Elijah Nam, Grafton; Peter Pontzer, Mendon; Joshua Trottier, Uxbridge.
Pictured in the Sterling Library, from left, are Adriana Salvas, Joshua Luttrell, Michael DeFazio, Sami Kafal, Logan Philbrick, Molly Fritchey, Stephen Poirier and Andrew Belanger.