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Noun1.carissa - a shrub of the genus Carissa having fragrant white flowers and plumlike red to purple-black fruits
genus Carissa - Old World genus of tropical evergreen usually spiny shrubs
Carissa bispinosa, hedge thorn, natal plum - South African shrub having forked spines and plumlike fruit; frequently used as hedging
amatungulu, Carissa grandiflora, Carissa macrocarpa, natal plum - very large closely branched South African shrub having forked bright green spines and shiny leaves
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Carissa met Anthony last summer at the polo championships at Cowdry Park, Sussex, which is one of summer's society events.
Three of the fuel tanks in the 44,527-ton New Carissa have ruptured since the ship ran aground last Thursday, polluting 10 kilometers of coastline, the reports said.
Gingrich and Carissa Cascio have studied the role of another brain chemical, the neurotransmitter dopamine.
"We are pleased to announce Carissa Pittman as the winner of our $1,000 scholarship in memory of my mother, Jacqueline," said Cheri Ring, owner of A-Action Pest Control.
Manay Gina de Venecia (with husband, former Speaker Joe de Venecia, son Philip and daughter Carissa with her daughters Gab and Bella).
Police were still searching for Diego Barola, Jerald Rivo, Leodigario Lara Jr., Carissa May Salagan and Noel Malpas, as of Tuesday.
Richard is survived by his loving wife Frances, his son Barry (Carol), his son Jay (Carissa), his daughter Marla (Max) Schrank, his stepson Robert (Alexandra) Steiman, his stepdaughter Lori (Stephen) Littenburg, his brother Melvin, his sister Marilyn and his grandchildren Rachel, Samuel, Hannah, Naomi, Zoe, Ella and Logan.Richard provided encouragement, love and support to all who met him.
Their children and their spouses are Patti and Mark Rossman of McMinnville, Kristen and Chris Bradley of Eugene, Greg and Carissa Gordon of Eugene and Kevin and Sabrina Gordon of Eugene.
In the main draw, Carissa Turner meets Matilda Petersen (SWE) and could encounter a tough second round match in the form of fourth seed Russia's Natalia Perminova.
And his daughter, Carissa, 18, has sent a letter to him in jail, saying: "You've confessed before, why not confess again?" Her dad was jailed for life on Friday for murdering Sian O'Callaghan, 22, after picking her up in a taxi outside a club in Swindon in March last year.
Carissa Hads posed as 17-year-old boy named James Puryear Wilson to have sex with teenage girl (Smoking Gun/Facebook)