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n.1.A convulsive tic or hysteric neurosis prevalent among Malays, similar to or identical with miryachit and jumping disease, the person affected performing various involuntary actions and making rapid inarticulate ejaculations in imitation of the actions and words of another person.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Elated over meeting Lata, President Kovind shared a picture on his Twitter handle and wrote, "Delighted to meet @MangeshkarLata ji at her residence in Mumbai.
Kumar, an experienced actor and an aesthete, politely probed Lata's cultural background.
Hamid Ali Khan Born on September 28, 1929, in Indore, a city in India's Madhya Pradesh, to a family of musicians, Lata is the second vocalist after MS Subbulakshmi who was awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour, in 2001.
Reportedly, when Bhosle first met Nayyar, she was still suffering from an inferiority complex, thanks to Lata 'Big Tree' Mangeshkar.
' Chalte Chalte ' is one of my favourite songs of Lata ji."
In October 2010, HMV released 'Sarhadein' in which most likely the first and last harmony melody 'Tera Milana' highlighting Mehdi Hassan and Lata Mangeshkar was released.
Abu Dhabi: If you close your eyes and listen to her sing, you would think Lata Mangeshkar is on the vocals.
In October 2010, HMV released 'Sarhadein' in which probably the first and last duet song 'Tera Milana' featuring Mehdi Hassan and Lata Mangeshkar was released.
Keywords: Condylomata lata, syphilis, sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
Andrew said: "Lata's trials of the heart speak as loudly to me now as when I first read Vikram's epic novel two decades ago.