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(Animals) a W African guenon monkey, Cercopithecus mona, with dark fur on the back and white or yellow underparts
[C18: from Spanish or Portuguese: monkey]
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Noun1.mona - an island to the northwest of WalesMona - an island to the northwest of Wales
Cambria, Cymru, Wales - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
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"You're quite right, Walter Pater is the only justification for Mona Lisa.
I remember that as we said good-bye, there was that in her smile that recalled the vulpine complacency of Mona Lisa, the Wise.
"According to some influential theories of emotion neuropsychology, we here interpreted the Mona Lisa asymmetric smile as a non genuine smile, also thought to occur when the subject lies."
Mona believed she could deflect suspicion by remaining in their home.
To complement the look, the attractive models wore bridal dresses by well-known designersShireenLakdawal a and Mona Imran, while theirjewellery was by Ornament Jewellers.
Addressing a session organized by members of Ladies Club of Air War College, PAF Base Faisal, Mona Jamal in her presentation on 'Royal Elegance', said it was imperative for every woman to invest in herself and keep herself well-groomed.
Mona, 83, will soon be totally blind, but already struggles to see the different shades in her collection.
Mona isn't completely blind, but her eyesight is significantly deteriorating, meaning she can no longer do her own make-up.
Azra gets shattered with the news and ask her mother-in-law (Shgufta Ejaz) to never let Mona enter her home.
In the video, Mona starts calling Egyptians the "dirtiest people on earth" and Egypt is "the country of beggars" and "son of a b*** country".
Mona, whose maiden name was Geddes, helped found the Elsie Inglis Hospital for Women.
Mona has secretly made contact with Kareem's son Danny in Lahore, while the rest of the family still believe him to have swanned off to Spain.