mancala

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mancala

(mænˈkɑːlə)
n
(Games, other than specified) an African and Asian board game
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mancala
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Earlier in the day, Phillips had won the Restricted race on the well-backed Mankala, who had three lengths to spare over Barrafohona, whose rider Tabitha Worsley, 24, a leading amateur rider under Rules, took the threerunner Young Horse Maiden race on odds-on favourite Hot To Trot.
equity ratio falling towards the covenant level of 25%) or structural changes in the Mankala principle undermining the strength of shareholder support.
Tenders are invited for Renovation of mankala pond in ward no 6
Looks like a day for favourites at the Northern track so I'll opt for an each-way double on Alfiboy (2.10) and Mankala (3.10).
Each state has its model: Exceltium in France, Mankala in Finland, CfD (contracts for difference(1)) in the UK, etc.
The rating mainly reflects (a) PVO's key position in Finland as a leading power generator supplying together with Teollisuuden Voima Oyj about 30% (2009) of the nation's electricity consumption, (b) its non-profit cooperative business model unique to Finland (so-called "Mankala") and (c) its diversified generation capacities which accommodate the long-term energy and environment policies of Finland on the one hand and enable competitive supply of power on the other.
The following version of mancala is played mainly in Southeast Asia and is known under different names, such as Ohvalhu, Sungka, and Dakon--local names for a specific variant of mankala that uses end holes as a necessary part of the game and two rows of holes (De la Cruz, Cage, & Lian, 2000; Donkers, de Voogt, & Uiterwijk, 2000)--with little variation in rules.
The JuJu Nations Loves Triban Marquee: featuring the best in world music and funky global flavours from, amongst others, Samba Tawe, D'Taba, Jefferson Lobo Trio, Carlos Bengas & The Goodvibe Groove, Mankala, Afro Cluster, The Sweet Spots and The Klezmonauts.
There will also be a 12-piece salsa band, Los Tropicales; Europe's number one Bob Marley tribute band Buffalow Soul Jah, and multicultural group Mankala. Headlining the selection will be African musician Kanda Bongo Man, who has had more than 15 hit albums.
In mathematics and science classrooms you may see multicultural games used to teach mathematics or science concepts, eg., Mankala (Okwe), an African game used in teaching addition, subtraction, and multiplication.
Played by adults in many African societies, primarily by men, it is also known as mankala in parts of northern and western Africa.
(21.) Nadeau JH, Grant PL, Mankala S, Reiner AH, Richardson JE, Eppig JT.