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meranti

(mɪˈræntɪ)
n
(Forestry) wood from any of several Malaysian trees of the dipterocarpaceous genus Shorea
[C18: from Malay]
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Interior colours Black-Lime Beige, Blackberry, Atacama Beige and Meranti Brown are exclusively available for the Taycan.
In the Tangible Spectrums section, alumnus Ala Bata uses everyday subjects to create provocative scenes, such as with "Better Luck Next Time" (meranti wood, stainless steel and egg) in which an egg sits on a door handle.
In the Tangible Spectrums section, Bata uses everyday subjects to create provocative scenes, such as with 'Better Luck Next Time' (meranti wood, stainless steel and egg) in which an egg sits on a door handle.
Therefore, in its development the urban forest began to be planted with Ulin and Meranti species, as endemic species in the Kalimantan region.
In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange on Tuesday, MGI said it had signed a deal to sell wholly owned subsidiary Room Ventures Corp., operator of the 59-room, 12-story Meranti Hotel in Quezon City.
The downpour since early afternoon has caused flash floods leaving 10 houses in Kampung Pulau Meranti, Dengkil next to Cyberjaya inundated and some roads impassable, according to Selangor Fire and Rescue Department assistant operations director Hafisham Mohd Noor.
It has also proved to be a treasure trove for scientists as they have repeatedly discovered groves of towering yellow meranti trees, finding a tree with a record height each year.
Its family of brands include Max's Restaurant, Pancake House, Yellow Cab Pizza, Krispy Kreme, Jamba Juice, Max's Corner Bakery, Teriyaki Boy, Dencio's, Meranti, Sizzlin' Steak, Maple, Kabisera, Le Coeur De France and Singkit.
By contrast, there is evidence of controversies and conflicts in villages such as Girisako, Penyengat, Pulau Padang, Sotol, Sungai Tohor and Teluk Meranti.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) has released the photo-fit of the two suspects in the murder of Palestinian Dr Fadi Mohammed Al Batsh, who was gunned down as he was walking to a surau in Jalan Meranti, Setapak, here two days ago, to all the exit points in the country.
The types of timber available include meranti, engkabang, selangan batu, perawan, temeso, marik, kesindu and bawang.
Ahmad, "Adsorption of copper (II), chromium (III), nickel (II) and lead (II) ions from aqueous solutions by meranti sawdust," Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol.