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blite

(blaɪt)
n
any of a variety of plants in the family Chenopodiaceae, esp Amaranthus blitum. Also called: purple amaranth
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The scientists from the Dr A Q Khan Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (KIBGE) at Karachi University have collected different species of genus Suaeda or Sea Blite commonly found in Asia.
But drought and an agave plant blite have also been reported.
The Jesuit order had been persecuted, repressed and eventually disbanded across all of Europe and now one of the Swiss republics proposed to revive the old militant arm of the Counter-reformation and entrust to it the education of its blite.