calumba


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calumba

(kæˈlʌmbə)
n
the root of the Mozambiquan plant Jateorhiza columba, used as an aid to digestion and as a mild tonic
[C18: perhaps named after Colombo]
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(16) "[het land] heeft gans geen geberchte oft heuvelen, soo dat vastelijck te presumeren staet geenige metalen is hebbende, ja oock veel min eenige costelijcke houten als Sandelum, Aloe ofte Calumba, ende na ons oordeel het dorste en magerste geweste, dat in weerlt soude mogen sijn; [...]" (van Dijk 1856, Journael van Jan Carstensz.
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The dead gunman turned out to be a cop, PO3 Eugene Alcain Calumba.
Cadungog and his bodyguard, William Macaslang Jr., are facing murder and frustrated murder charges for the death of PO3 Eugene Calumba last Monday.
Abner Calumba, 53, a Filipino supervisor, said he reached the airport eight hours in advance to catch his Philippine Airlines flight scheduled at 9.35pm on Saturday.
Rachel House Children's Hospice: pounds 400 In loving memory of my dear wife Isabel Murphy, from Eddie and family and all her friends at The Calumba Club, Coatbridge.
Aside from being charged with the killing of the supposed assassin, PO3 Eugene Calumba, Cadungog and his bodyguard, William Macaslang Jr., have also been tagged by police as drug suspects.
Debold Sinas, director of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7), identified the slain cop as PO3 Eugene Calumba whose body was found near the motorcycle he was riding in.
MANILA, Philippines A suspected drug pusher was gunned down in Negros Occidental on Wednesday.Junbert Calumba, 27, was shot along the highway in Barangay 1 Poblacion, San Carlos City.
Sinas, hours after Cadungog, who is also a labor leader, survived the assassination attempt, said Cadungog would be charged with murder for the killing of PO3 Eugene Alcain Calumba, a member of the Drug Enforcement Unit of the Parian Police Station in the city.
Guiyab said that the fatalities who were all working as a house helpers and workers in the said warehouse were identified as Heideliza Ib-Ib, 24; Lorena Ib-Ib, 21; Angeline Quillano, 21; Shelalyn Habagat, 19; Jelsa Saburiga, 19; Renelyn Debaguio, 21; Maricris Palmesa Calumba, 21; and Floralyn Balucos, 20.