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 (ŏl′ə-vər), Joseph Known as "King Oliver." 1885-1938.
American jazz cornetist and composer who had a great influence on the style of Louis Armstrong.
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1. (Biography) one of Charlemagne's 12 paladins. See also Roland
2. (Biography) Isaac. ?1556–1617, English portrait miniaturist, born in France: he studied under Hilliard and worked at James I's court
3. (Biography) Jamie (Trevor). born 1975, British chef and presenter of television cookery programmes
4. (Biography) Joseph, known as King Oliver. 1885–1938, US pioneer jazz cornetist
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(ˈɒl ə vər)

one of Charlemagne's paladins.
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Noun1.Oliver - United States jazz musician who influenced the style of Louis Armstrong (1885-1938)
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[ˈɒlɪvəʳ] NOliverio
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Leonilo Olivais director of scholarship of University of Cebu and is concurrently consultant on education of the office of the mayor of Lapu-lapu City.
The majority of respondents owns a home (74.9%) and lives with their core family (51.2%) in the parish of Santo Antonio dos Olivais (64.2%).
Analisando a diversidade natural de fungos micorrizicos arbusculares em plantacoes de olivais (Olea europaea L.) e avaliacao da eficacia de isolados de fungos nativos como inoculantes para cultivares comerciais de plantulas de oliveira.
Jorge Pina, 42 years old, blind and paralympic marathoner, teaches boxing to the kids of his foundation (Fundacao Jorge Pina) at Olivais school in Lisbon on February 22, 2017.
Era tambem localizacao de diferentes servicos e actividades ligados a essa populacao, estando funcionalmente ligada sobretudo a Moscavide, mas tambem aos Olivais.
He moved back to the tough Lisbon suburb of Olivais, where he grew up.
For [PM.sub.10] (particulate matter with an aerodynamic diameter of < 10 [micro]m) pollution, we chose data from stations in Olivais ([PM.sub.10] data from 1999 to 2008), Mem-Martins ([PM.sub.10] data from 2002 to 2008), Quinta do Marques ([PM.sub.10] data from 2002 to 2008), and Reboleira ([PM.sub.10] data from 2002 to 2008).
Fez a formacao religiosa nos seminarios de Santarem, de Almada, dos Olivais e no Instituto Superior de Estudos Teologicos de Lisboa.