amadou


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amadou

(ˈæməˌduː)
n
(Plants) a spongy substance made from certain fungi, such as Polyporus (or Fomes) fomentarius and related species, used as tinder to light fires, in medicine to stop bleeding, and, esp formerly, by anglers to dry off dry flies between casts
[C18: from French, from Provençal: lover, from Latin amātor, from amāre to love; so called because it readily ignites]
Translations
agaric de chêneamadouvier
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Compose des regions du Worodougou, du Bere et du Bafing, le Woroba regorge de plusieurs cadres dont le ministre d'Etat, ministre de la Defense, Hamed Bakayoko, les directeurs generaux de la SICOGI, de la SOTRA ainsi que du groupe CIE-SODECI, respectivement Bouake Fofana, Meite Bouake et Amadou Bakayoko.
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MARK Robins has confirmed that Coventry City fought off competition to sign striker Amadou Bakayoko from Walsall.
HM King Mohammed VI, Commander of the Faithful, performed the Friday prayer at the Al Mohammadi mosque in Rabat, in the presence of Malian minister delegate in charge of religious affairs Thierno Amadou Omar Hass Diallo.
La Banque mondiale (BM) a annonce, dans un communique diffuse hier vendredi, suspendre certains de ces programmes d'aide au Mali apres le "renversement" du president Amadou Toumani Toure par des militaires.
Le president de l'Assemblee nationale (PAN), Amadou Soumahoro, a appele les populations du district du Woroba a un rassemblement autour du president de la Republique, Alassane Ouattara, afin que le pays puisse poursuivre sa marche vers le developpement entamee depuis quelques annees.
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Repayment of the 25-year loan will begin in eight years' time "thanks to resources from the sale of oil being produced" by China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) in the east of the country, Amadou Boubacar Cisse said.
Le president malien Amadou Toumani Toure (ATT), renverse jeudi par un coup d'Etat militaire, est "en securite" et "va tres bien", a affirme hier vendredi le chef des putchistes, le capitaine Amadou Sanogo, qui a promis par ailleurs de mettre fin aux pillages.
The workshops were held at the Lulu G development project, in Broad Street, Foleshill, with help from drummer and dancer Amadou Diallo from Guinea.
Le president de l'Assemblee nationale (PAN) de Cote d'Ivoire, Amadou Soumahoro, a, au cours d'un meeting tenu jeudi a Kani, invite les jeunes du district du Woroba a rester sourds aux ''discours aventureux''.
The other changes see Amadou Bakayoko start his first game since returning to full fitness after eight weeks out with injury, while Brandon Mason comes back into the side at left-back on a day when Sam McCallum and Junior Brown are both ruled out with illness.