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pa·tas monkey

 (pä′təs)
n.
A terrestrial monkey (Erythrocebus patas) of central Africa, having long legs and a long tail.

[French, from Wolof pata.]
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The Board of Directors of the Association of Arab Economic and Social Councils and similar bodies held a meeting on the sidelines of the 45th session of the Arab Labor Conference held under the patronage of President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi under the chairmanship of Roger Nisnas and Lakhdar Qanoun, Secretary-General.
Just like populist campaigns everywhere, Victoria stages lavish entertainment, catchy tunes and gifts to win the votes of Nisnas' poor and depressed public -- who are blindly seeking happiness and dazzled by the thought of a solution to their problems.
Indeed, if the nearby Palestinian neighborhood of Wadi Nisnas is known as " the Museum without Walls ," for its preponderance of Jewish and Palestinian street-art, then Wadi Salib is a museum of a different kind.
"I like this holiday very much," said Arwa, a 27-year-old resident of Wadi Nisnas, the Arab neigborhood in which many of the exhibitions and open houses take place.
"The digital video cameras are installed on the intersections of Officers Club, Mail, Manar Mall, Al Nakheel-Dubai Islamic Bank, Passports, Nisnas, as well as Shaml-Al Rams."
Boston, MA, September 05, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Nisnas Industries, a lifestyle and bike gear company, just opened pre-orders for their beautifully-crafted, handmade thermal flask, called Kole, on Kickstarter.
In Wadi Nisnas in Haifa 200 protesters marched chanting the usual slogan -- "the people want social justice" -- but in Arabic.
Most shows, concerts and happenings of the festival take place in the two adjacent neighborhoods: Wadi Nisnas (7) and the German Colony which are populated primarily by Christian and Muslim Arabs.
Mientras que Flaubert presta a Aviles los monstruos incluidos en La tentacion de San Antonio como personajes de "El Martikhoras" y "Los Nisnas', Kafka se encuentra en la base del gato-cordero de "El extrano visitante".
Jill Evans is Plaid Cymru MEP for Wales: Consequences of aggression:Touring Wadi Nisnas in Haifa brought home the consequences of military aggression.
In October 2000 riots threatened to erupt in Wadi Nisnas, Haifa's largely Arab quarter, after the slaying of 13 Palestinians near Nazareth.
(a) Rainbow Quest 1984 (b) Nisnas 1986 (c) Reference Point 1987 (d) Corrupt 1991