kawakawa


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kawakawa

(ˈkɑːwəˌkɑːwə)
n
(Plants) an aromatic shrub or small tree of New Zealand, Macropiper excelsum: held to be sacred by the Māoris. Also called: peppertree
[Māori]
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She has worked in haematology, women's health, surgical services and at Kawakawa Hospital before moving to Whangarei Hospital.
With regard to the abstract on clinical application for Kawakawa (Piper excelsum), which of the following is incorrect?
Of the eight tuna species found in Pakistan, the three dominating ones were yellow fin, skipjack, longtail tuna, which constituted 70 per cent of the tuna landing, he said, adding that kawakawa, frigate tuna, bullet tuna and stripped tuna were other tuna species found in the country's waters.
It's pretty hard when you're born in Kawakawa, 1,400 people and you're shifted to the metropolis of Woodville - 1,600 people, it's huge.
The rocks McKay examined were not the same as those at Kawakawa, where there were worthwhile coal deposits (Hector, 1888).
Our thoughtful hosts had provided us with a list of sights to see on our way north and strangely one of them was the famous grass-roofed toilets in the township of Kawakawa.
Leckie HD (2007) Negligible soil erosion at Balmoral Station, Mackenzie Basin over the last 60 years: an assessment based on [sup.137]Cs and Kawakawa tephra.
Abcede, in a phone interview, said Luistro visited the TLS units in evacuation centers at San Jose Elementary School in Malilipot town, Mayon Elementary School in Tabaco City, California Village in KawaKawa Hill in Barangay (village) Tuburan in Ligao City, Guinobatan East Central School in Guinobatan town and Cabangan Elementary school in Camalig town.
The general mix (and you can pick these up from the big DIY chains) is just to use a pre-cut wood chip that is selected for smoking such as Manuka or Kawakawa but you can put a whole range of different things into your smoking mix to really bring out your own personal flavour.
Up until about 1994 laboratory services were provided by Bay of Islands Hospital Laboratory situated at Kawakawa, which is about 80 km south of Rawene.
- TAG was awarded a 100% interest in a 61,900-acre permit extension that includes the remaining portion of the very large Kawakawa oil shale prospect located onshore in the East Coast Basin.