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kief

 (kĭf, kēf)
n.
Variant of kif.

kief

(kiːf)
n
(Pharmacology) a variant spelling of kif

kef

(kif, keɪf, kɛf)

also kief



n. (in the Middle East)
1. a state of drowsy contentment, esp. from the use of a narcotic.
2. a substance, esp. a smoking preparation of hemp leaves, used to produce this state.
[1800–10; < Arabic kaif well-being, pleasure]
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In the towns of Tal Keif and Qaraqosh, municipal officials who want to co-operate with the government in Mosul say they are impotent in the face of a heavy Kurdish security presence.
In the towns of Tal Keif and Qaraqosh, municipal officials who want to cooperate with the government in Mosul say they are impotent in the face of a heavy Kurdish security presence.
Muralitharan claimed a second victim when the experienced Rahul Dravid ballooned a delivery to Russel Arnold at silly point for 12 before Mohammad Keif (37) became the fourth Indian batsman to fall after he was comprehensively beaten by a Dilhara Fernando delivery.
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These are university-level graduate courses using a modern delivery system," says graphic communication Professor Malcolm Keif, graduate coordinator for the program.
He added, "The fight against terrorism forces in the eastern axis of Mosul have become very close on the outskirts of the city, in addition to the progress in the Northern axis of Ba'shiqah and Tal Keif as well as the southern axis of Qayyarah.
This year's team comprised students Natalee Consulo, Mariah Linnett, Lena Haidar, Giulianna Riso, Connor Foltyn-Smith, Meredith Stewart and Mishay Murfield and Professors Colleen Twomey and Malcolm Keif.
Earlier in April, Hansteen abandoned its offer to acquire KEIF.
Meanwhile, the source noted that "Daesh executed seven families from the residents of Tal Keif ringed by the Iraqi army since days.
says Malcolm Keif, professor at Cal Poly's Graphic Communication program.
Hansteen approached KEIF on 25 November 2009 with a cash and stock offer, valuing the fund at GBP56.