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1. the tip of a pen
2. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) (with respect to literature) clarity, precision, effectiveness
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1. the writing end of a pen, esp. a small, tapering, metallic device with a split tip for drawing up ink and for writing; nib.
2. the tip or point of a ballpoint or other pen.
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"This will provide steady tax-free income for homeowners and a home for NUI Galway students who contribute so much to the local economy.
Por lo anterior es que la lengua Rapa Nui sufre continuas modificaciones con el paso de los anos, lo que se traduce en cierta variabilidad en el uso de algunos terminos en el transcurso de los anos, algunos ya en desuso, otros recien incorporados.
Polynesian seafarers who first arrived on Rapa Nui, approximately 900 years ago, went on to construct more than 300 ahu and almost 1,000 moai, which are believed to represent significant ancestors.
For the last 17 years, Simpson has traveled to the island, living there for up to two years at a time, studying the Rapa Nui culture to take a closer look at the history that has been written about the collapse of this remote Polynesian island.
Air Tahiti Nui joins other carriers in the Pacific who operate long-distance routes in switching to the super-efficient and long-range 787-9.
Air Lease Corporation (NYSE:AL) disclosed on Tuesday that the first of two new Boeing 787-9 aircraft were delivered on long-term lease to Air Tahiti Nui.
In addition to the signing of the MOU, Pedro Pablo Edmunds Paoa, the tribal leader of the Rapa Nui people, was invited to attend the 2018 Austronesian Forum in Taipei Aug.
A group of researchers from Pennsylvania State University and Binghamton University, State University of New York, have proposed a solution for how those stone hats - each weighing several tons - were moved to the tops of the stone heads by the people of Rapa Nui hundreds of years ago, in the absence of any modern technological tools and given the small number of the remote island's inhabitants.
For German, using NUI to explore the ice-covered Arctic Ocean presented a double opportunity for breakthrough science: It gave him and colleagues a chance to search for evidence of seafloor hydrothermal vents in one of Earth's least explored oceans.
Evidence of versatile uses for mata'a "adds to our understanding of how ancient Rapa Nui society flourished until well after initial European contact in 1722," says anthropologist Mara Mulrooney of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum in Honolulu.
A medical student and a graduate from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) Bahrain received prestigious awards from the National University of Ireland (NUI).