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kondo

(ˈkɒndəʊ)
n, pl -dos
(in Uganda) a thief or armed robber
[C20: from Luganda]
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Going up It's a Kondo magic There's so much baffling celebrity around, where the most basic, uninspiring people are worshipped undeservedly.
I would have been done with it if only I had followed the Japanese Guru of Tidiness, Marie Kondo, author of 'The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up': Do it once and quickly.
Kondo encourages readers to approach the task of tidying up through an emotional lens rather than a purely practical one--the result of which is life-changing, as both the title of her book and my own experience suggest.
Project Description : Construction of the Kondo Dam project in Zimbabwe
Based on the Oscar-nominated animated short film of the same name, "The Dam Keeper" is a lush, vibrantly drawn graphic novel by Tonko House cofounders Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi.
Ishizuka will be taking over from Ikegami Europe's previous President, Masanori Kondo, who is moving to Ikegami's Japan office.
Recipe books from Mary Berry and Ella Woodward also made the top 10, as well as two colouring books - Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom and one based on Harry Potter - and Marie Kondo's The Life Changing Magic of Tidying, which has become a bestseller on five continents and earned Kondo a place on Time Magazine's list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World.
Japanese organizing expert Marie Kondo has become a bona fide international phenomenon, selling two million copies of her first book and releasing a highly anticipated follow-up just in time for those hoping to make a clean sweep in the new year.
THERE'S a way to revolutionise our spaces, and our lives, according to Marie Kondo, a self-styled expert in de-cluttering.
Marie Kondo | Mirrored key cabinet, Nordic House, PS105 Umbra |subway multi-hook, Red Candy, PS30 PLACE FOR EVERYTHING - WINWARD'S WAY Portobello |six drawer chest, Tesco, PS299 | Cotton covered storage box, Nordic House, PS24 Fabric | storage basket, Sainsbury's, PS22 per set of 2 Three |storage trunks, Nordic House, PS125 Rebecca Winward TOP TIPS: |Choose a room that's relatively easy to straighten out - perhaps a bedroom or bathroom.
JOE SHOWN BEGAN his K-9 Kondo business on a bar napkin in a beer joint close to his hometown of Stapleton, Nebraska, more than 25 years ago.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Every year, Koko Tanimoto Kondo tours her hometown carrying the tiny, tattered pink tunic she wore on the day, 70 years ago, she and her family survived the world's first atomic bombing.