ponga


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ponga

(ˈpɒŋə)
n
(Plants) a tall tree fern, Cyathea dealbata, of New Zealand, with large feathery leaves
[Māori]
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'Hanggang ngayon [hindi nila matubos], dahil walang sampung libong piso itong pamilya ni Ponga para tubusin ang kanyang bangkay sa Grace Hospital.
Few weeks ago, five of a family including children lost their lives, when the roof of a room collapsed in Shna Ponga area of Sherani district.
They were charged along with Ponga Lee, the foreigner who allegedly supervised the operation of the two shabu laboratories; and one Fernando Bravante.
Overseas: Maurice Ponga (standing for a second term).
"Ponga Boy: The Greatest Soccer Story Ever Told" is a hot new soccer fiction work about a talented Mexican futbol player named Pichu who is discovered juggling a soccer boll (while living in a Baja fishing village) by American soccer talent scouts.
For me, the action of the unfurling koru encapsulates how we as individuals unfurl throughout our professional journeys, some even into the brilliance of the mighty ponga (silver fern) tree such as our leaders, our colleagues with postgraduate doctorals, or those who represent us on our professional association.