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(Plants) a type of grass
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Noun1.POA - chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regionsPoa - chiefly perennial grasses of cool temperate regions
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
blue grass, bluegrass - any of various grasses of the genus Poa
June grass, Kentucky blue, Kentucky bluegrass, Kentucy blue grass, Poa pratensis - valuable meadow and pasture grass in Europe and especially central United States having tall stalks and slender bright green leaves; a chief constituent in lawn grass mixtures
Agrostis alba, Poa nemoralis, wood meadowgrass - slender European grass of shady places; grown also in northeastern America and temperate Asia


A. N ABBR (Brit) =Prison Officers' Association sindicato de empleados de cárcel
B. ABBR (Comm) =price on applicationel precio a solicitud


(Brit) abbr of Prison OfficersAssociationVerband mder Justizvollzugsbeamten


[ˌpiːəʊˈeɪ] n abbr (Brit) =Prison Officers' Associationsindacato degli agenti di custodia
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Additionally, scholars have suggested that only original versions of a POA should be accepted, thereby reducing the opportunity to fabricate a POA using validly obtained signatures from other documents.
I will briefly describe each of the relevant provisions of the new POA law in turn.
He disclosed that as approved by the POA, the Provincial Association would field their contingents comprising Balochistan (300 athletes), Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (300), Punjab (300), Sindh (300), FATA (150), Islamabad (100), Azad Jammu and Kashmir (50 athletes) while on request from the government of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), the number of athletes from GB had been increased from 50 to 100.
You obviously questioned why one part needs to see the POA, which lets you take care of your mother's finances, when the other has passed it - and it is on a shared system.
In addition to eCommerce and other forms of cooperation, the collocutors also discussed the Regional Race Walking Competition, which will be held in the middle of this year, and the organizer and host will be "PE BH POA TA" d.
Muhammad Yaqoob Vice President, POA, will be the chief guest of the opening ceremony.
Another important decision taken by the house that a sub-committee under chairman of the POA affiliation and constitution committee will review the participation of those games which are not affiliated with POA but invariably participate in international competitions showing good results and are desirous of participating at their own expense under the umbrella of POA", said the POA official.
Prior to this change, POAs generally remained in effect until they were revoked, or in the case of an "Authorization for All Tax Years or Income Periods for a Limited Duration" POA, it expired four years from the signature date.
He thanked Lt Gen (r) Syed Arif Hasan HI(M), President POA for reposing trust on KPOA and further said that in the leadership of the President Pakistan Olympic Association and his team, sports in Pakistan is in safe hand and things are going to the right way.
Prison officers have been falling ill after inhaling smoke from the former legal high in recent weeks, prompting the POA and Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham to call for an inquiry.
The POA, if typed, must be of no less than 12 points in size.