Khaya


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khaya

(ˈkeɪə)
n
1. (Plants) a type of African tree belonging to the mahogany family (Meliaceae)
2. (Plants) African mahogany; timber from the khaya tree
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Noun1.Khaya - African mahogany trees
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Meliaceae, mahogany family, Meliaceae - tropical trees and shrubs including many important timber and ornamental trees
African mahogany - African tree having hard heavy odorless wood
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GOOD DEEDSMr Mugabe's only plausible consolation would be renaming by his ousters the day as "Robert Mugabe National Youth Day" and the generous exit golden parachute him, wife and children got from the stateSimon Khaya Moyo, ZANUPF spokesman, said what sounded rather cynical, "The party will send its best wishes and a cake.
Coming in to bat first, South Africa posted 204 with the help of Khaya Zondo's half century.
In the 13th over, Khaya Zondo took a brilliant catch off Ngidi to dismiss inform Dhawan, who played 34 balls and hit two boundaries.
South Africa: Hashim Amla, Aiden Markram (capt), JP Duminy, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), David Miller, Khaya Zondo, Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi, Imran Tahir
Pour sa part, la presidente de la cooperative [beaucoup moins que]Al Joud de production et de commercialisation du couscous[beaucoup plus grand que] a Boujdour, Khaya Mnima, a declare n'avoir aucun probleme de commercialisation de ses produits au Maroc mais aspire a chercher des debouchees sur le marche europeen.
00 (Glycerin, aqua, khaya senegalensis extra ct, maltodextrin) FD&C Blue No.
Similarly, a collection of Khaya ivorensis (Oganwo in Yoruba), Terminalia ivorensis (Idigbo in Yoruba), Piliostigma reticulatum, Xylopia aethiopica, Uvaria chammae (Gbogbonse in Yoruba), Allium sativum can also be prepared the same way.
And the boy comes with a punchline in the corner:"Bohut tax khaya, ab panja kha
will come back in the next 24 hours or so and he will be the one who will be sworn in to be president for 90 days," said party spokesman Simon Khaya Moyo on Tuesday.
ZANU-PF SECRETARY OF INFORMATION AND PUBLICITY, SIMON KHAYA MOYO, SAYING: "The party has instructed the chief whip to proceed with impeachment processes" In a special meeting, leaders from the ruling ZANU-PF party have confirmed they plan to impeach Mugabe on Tuesday after a deadline for his resignation passed.
Simon Khaya Moyo, Minister of Information and Media said: "They just concluded that was attended by 230 Zanu-PF members of parliament out of 260 members has endorsed the impeachment," Conscience Radio reported.